Why does chemo cause constipation? (plus tips for managing it)

When you’re having chemotherapy treatment, you may find that you have difficulty emptying your bowels. Chemo can cause trouble with bowel movements, or constipation, for a number of reasons. However, there are things you can do to help relieve the symptoms.

In this post we take a look at why chemo can leave you with constipation, and what steps you can take to make things more comfortable. Continue reading “Why does chemo cause constipation? (plus tips for managing it)”

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Chemo sickness: 15 practical tips for beating nausea during chemotherapy

Feeling sick, or nausea, is a very common side effect of having chemotherapy treatment. Your doctor may be able to prescribe medication to help with the symptoms. However, many people still find that they struggle to deal with the effects of nausea.

The good news is, there are lots of other things you can do to help. Here we take a look at some tried and tested ways of reducing the impact of nausea during chemotherapy… Continue reading “Chemo sickness: 15 practical tips for beating nausea during chemotherapy”

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Feeling sick from chemo? Our community recommends Sea-Bands to help

Sea-Band wins Best Combating Nausea Product prize at Live Better With’s Spotlight Awards

Nominated by our cancer community because of its effectiveness, affordability and ease of use, Sea-Band was awarded the top prize by our esteemed panel of judges.

Find out why Sea-Band is the ideal product for when you’re feeling sick from chemo:

Continue reading “Feeling sick from chemo? Our community recommends Sea-Bands to help”

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