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Slavena1958

30d

New here, I'm starting chemo next week. I'm so stressed. What is it really like?

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    • Michele.PatientPower

      3d

      @Slavena1958 How is your treatment going and how are you feeling?

    • Michele.PatientPower

      3d

      @Slavena1958 How is your treatment going and how are you feeling?

    • llnikifor6

      29d

      have an open and honest conversation with your doctor. Don't be shy to ask questions and clarify any doubts you may have. This will help you manage your expectations and feel more confident about what you may or may not experience.

    • Emiliaaa

      30d

      Hey there! So, when it comes to hospitals, I think it all boils down to the kind of experience we have there. Speaking of my own experience, I must say that the hospital I went to was nice - it was really peaceful, had some great books to read, and was overall a nice place to be. I think it's important to have a pleasant and comfortable environment when receiving medical treatment.

☝ This content is generated by our users and it is not a substitute for professional medical advice. Please consult with your physician before making any medical decision

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