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      Introduction
   

Why do you have side effects to chemotherapy and radiation?

       
      Bone Marrow Blues
   

Learn about cells in the bone marrow: white blood cells, red blood cells, and platelets, and how they are affected by your treatment.

       
      The Odyssey of the Organs
   

Your hair! Your heart! Your lungs! Why are these organs and other parts of your body affected by treatment? This section will help you learn more.

       
      The Advisor is In
   

See the "Advisor" for lots of good tips on how to cope with your side effects.

       
      Quiz
   

Take a quiz and see how much you know about your cancer and treatment.