The side effects of cancer treatment can be serious. Healthy habits such as eating a balanced diet and getting enough sleep and exercise may help control your symptoms. Your doctor may also give you medicines to help you with certain side effects.
Home treatment for nausea or vomiting includes watching
for and treating early signs of
dehydration. Signs include a dry mouth, sticky saliva, and
reduced urine output with dark yellow urine. Eating smaller meals may help. A little bit of ginger candy or ginger tea can help too.
problems, which can be caused by both cervical cancer and its treatment. It may
help to remove caffeinated drinks from your diet and to establish a schedule
of urinating every 3 to 4 hours, whether you feel the
need or not.
Hair loss. Hair loss may be unavoidable, but using
mild shampoos and avoiding damaging hair products will reduce irritation of
Stress.Managing stress may include expressing your feelings
to others. Learning relaxation techniques may also be helpful. Relaxation
techniques, such as meditation, and support groups may help too.