In order to determine if a chapter near you has no-cost wigs available, visit the ACS page for locating events and resources in your area.
The ACS has also teamed with the Entertainment Industry Foundation to distribute free wigs donated by the Pantene Pro-V Beautiful Lengths campaign.
Poor nutrition can slow recovery and lead to breaks in treatment.
Many different things can cause appetite loss in a person with cancer: Relieving side effects is an important part of cancer care and treatment.
They can help find the cause and make sure you are getting the nutrition you need.
Ongoing appetite loss may lead to serious complications.
These include weight loss, not getting the nutrients from food that the body needs, and loss of muscle mass and strength.
Most, if not all, survivors find a new priority in life: keeping cancer from returning.
The latest research suggests that exercise for cancer patients may help.