Tag Archive: Taxol

Coping with neuropathy


Unfortunately for many of us, neuropathy is a possible side effect of some common breast cancer treatments, including chemotherapy with taxane¬†medicines like paclitaxel (Taxol) and docetaxel¬†(Taxotere). What is Neuropathy? It is experienced as… Continue reading

Researchers target telomeres to attack cancer


Hoping to develop more effective long-term attacks on cancer, researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine are conducting the first human tests of a breast cancer drug regimen that includes a compound… Continue reading