How much time per day do cancer patients typically spend being physically active while undergoing chemotherapy treatment?
This chart reveals how much time per day cancer patients typically spend being physically active while going through chemotherapy. Roughly two-thirds of cancer patients (66 percent) claim they spend at least 30 minutes or more of physical activity per day. 21% of...read more
This chart represents the breakdown of cancer patients that have an exercise plan while going through chemotherapy. Almost half of cancer patients (46 percent) claim they “do not have an exercise plan”, while 23 percent reported they do “have an exercise plan but...read more
This chart represents “how determined” cancer patients are to be as physically active as possible while going through chemotherapy. Roughly 8-out-of-10 cancer patients (80 percent) claim they are at least ”Somewhat determined” to be as physically active as possible,...read more
This chart shows the distribution of “how physically healthy” cancer patients feel before they begin undergoing chemotherapy treatment. According to this chemoWave poll of 205 chemotherapy patients, roughly 76 percent felt at least “Somewhat Healthy” and slightly...read more
How well do cancer patients manage to follow their treatment plan and take their medications exactly as prescribed?
This chart represents the distribution of beliefs among cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy regarding how well (or not well) they adhere to their treatment plan and medication regime throughout their chemotherapy experience. Roughly two-thirds of chemotherapy...read more
This is a chart revealing the percentage of cancer patients who talk with a licensed counselor while going through chemotherapy. Roughly one-third of cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy report that they have spoken with a counselor (34 percent), but the majority...read more
This chart shows how likely cancer patients are to experience certain negative feelings and emotions while undergoing chemotherapy. Roughly two-thirds of cancer patients claim they experienced anxiety (65 percent), and more than one-half admits feeling fear (56...read more
What kind of anti-depression medications do U.S. cancer patients take while going through chemotherapy?
Above is a chart showing the most common types of anti-depression medications cancer patients in the U.S. are taking while undergoing chemotherapy treatment. Among the roughly one-in-four U.S. cancer patients who take medications for depression during chemotherapy (24...read more
This chart shows the percentage of Cancer Patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment who think they still have some control over their future health. A majority believes they have either “a good amount of control” (38 percent) or “a great amount of control” (22...read more
There's a Difficult Road AheadFacing a cancer journey, finding enough daily motivation to fight back against the disease can become a struggle. Often times, negative symptoms or side effects, new medication regimens, and lifestyle changes all factor into doing what...read more