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More than just ‘chemo brain’: Cancer impacts memory, too

People undergoing cancer treatment often report experiencing “chemo brain,” or states of confusion and cognitive impairment due to aggressive chemotherapy treatment. But new research suggests that these cognitive problems might start earlier, with the development of cancer tumors. Could ‘chemo brain’ be due to more than just chemotherapy? Researchers investigate. Researchers at the Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care in Toronto, Canada, conducted a study focusing on the “chemo brain” effect, with the purpose of understanding to what extent these states of cognitive impairment are caused by the treatment. Lead author…

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