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Information for Patients

Cancer-Related Fatigue

What is Fatigue?

Generally speaking, fatigue is the feeling of being very, very tired. Some facts patients should know about fatigue include:

What Should You Look For?

Some symptoms to look for if you believe you are feeling fatigued include:

What Can You Do?

Some steps you can take to alleviate fatigue include:

How Long Will Fatigue Last?

Once your treatment is over, the fatigue will slowly go away over time.

This page was last updated on: August 27, 2009.