BY Misti DeMargel

Finding out that you need chemotherapy can be overwhelming. But as I’ve learned from working with cancer patients as a nurse over the past 18 years, it’s a little easier to manage when you know what to expect.

And knowing what to expect requires asking the right questions. Below are six questions you and your caregiver should ask your care team before you start chemotherapy.

What is my treatment plan?

There are many...

Cancerwise blog post: Chemotherapy questions to ask your doctor

BY Misti DeMargel

In 1998, I became a labor and delivery nurse and loved it. I loved seeing the joy on new parents’ faces and holding the newborns.