Survivors' Guide to Radiation
Last updated: August 2023
Next to surgery, radiation is the most common treatment we hear about in the community, both in terms of success and side effects. Exchange experiences and get tips in the forums and articles below!
Choosing treatment can be nerve-wracking. Even once you've chosen radiation, there can be multiple choices to make.
Have you had any post-radiation side effects (you can choose multiple!)?
There's a lot that goes into treatment both mentally and physically, from actually getting to treatments to juggling family commitments.
- Zeke talks about the diagnosis and treatment process as a single dad in Support: Finding the Right Team
- Read Jim's 2-part treatment story, Donut of Doom
Road to recovery
Side effects can pop up even well after treatment is over. While some folks don't experience any side effects, others have serious challenges.
- Freddie talks about the whole journey in Thinking Back, When I Was First Diagnosed
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