Meredith Crowhurst

Meredith Crowhurst
Meredith Crowhurst is a former medical scientist now working as a veterinarian and medical writer. Outside of work, her three young children keep her busy. She enjoys spending time with her family and, when she can, playing basketball and tennis. http://www.merrymedicalwriting.com/about-me/ https://twitter.com/merryolc
Understanding How Radiation Therapy Works

Understanding How Radiation Therapy Works

Jul 22 2016
About half of cancer patients in the U.S. receive radiation as part of their cancer treatment. Learn how radiation therapy works and what to expect from it.
Why Does Cancer Cause Weight Loss?

Why Does Cancer Cause Weight Loss?

Jul 14 2015
Dealing with cancer and weight loss, called cachexia, is a real issue for 50–85 percent of cancer sufferers. Read on to learn how to manage the condition.
Chemotherapy and Coping With Hair Loss

Chemotherapy and Coping With Hair Loss

Jul 13 2015
While it's not harmful or permanent, it is normal to have strong negative emotions towards losing your hair. Here are a few tips for coping with hair loss.