Help for Chemo Brain and Memory Loss
partner has cancer and is receiving chemotherapy. She’s responding
well but now has trouble with simple math, decision making, and she
doesn’t finish her sentences. Can chemo do that? --B.G., San Diego,
Dear B.G., Scientists are still trying understand the phenomenon your partner
describes, which they named “chemo brain.” It happens to...
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