Information about cognitive dysfunction experienced after cancer treatment, including trouble with short term memory, multi-tasking, reading comprehension, and concentration.
Cognitive Dysfunction ("Chemo Brain")
Cognitive dysfunction, also known as chemo brain, can be caused by treatments for cancer. Chemo brain can lead to challenges with short-term memory, multi-tasking, and concentration. This article provides an overview of chemo brain and offers tips for coping and living with chemo brain.
Chemo-brain in the News
A look at cognitive changes, often referred to as chemo-brain, and some of the research surrounding this concern.