• Radiation around the throat and ways to sooth the pain??!!

    Asked by createdone on Tuesday, January 29, 2013

    Radiation around the throat and ways to sooth the pain??!!

    Finance has had 10 15mins treatments to his back and his lower throat has been hurting. Hard to swallow

    2 Answers from the Community

    • SMT4's Avatar
      SMT4

      Have you tried cool treats like ices to sooth the throat? This link has much information on radiation to head and neck : http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/coping/radiation-therapy-and-you/page1/AllPages

      about 4 years ago
    • cris' Avatar
      cris (Best Answer!)

      My dad was diagnosed with mouth & throat cancer in 1988 & again in 2010, he would keep a bottle of aloe vera juice or jel in the refrigerator. He would drink it & he said it would help. Still check with your doctor first hope this will help.

      about 4 years ago

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