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

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Maria Cohut From: 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. Researchers at the Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care in Toronto, Canada, conducted a study focusing on the …