The area of cancer treatment is expanding.
While chemotherapy remains a key cancer treatment, there are now new ways to treat some types of cancer. Alongside surgery and radiation treatment, these include immunotherapy and targeted treatment.
You can find information here about chemotherapy. It looks at this treatment, giving you practical information
to help answer the questions you may have. You will be given more information when you meet your cancer treatment team.
“When I was first diagnosed I set some keyvalues to help me manage during treatment.They’ve given me strength at times when I’veneeded to focus day to day instead of on theoverwhelming nature of this journey. They are:Courage – be brave, gather knowledge, andremember I can only control the controllable.Heart – smile lots, be positive.Trust – the process, myself, the healthprofessionals and the outcome. Rachel ”
The words in bold in the text are explained in the glossary.