Cancer

 

Taking Pills to Treat Cancer: The Importance of Doing It Right

April 22, 2010

By Stacy Collins, MSW The Changing Landscape of Cancer Treatment Treating Cancer With Pills What Is Adherence? Why...

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Adolescent Cancer Survivors and Substance Abuse Risk

December 8, 2008

By Barbara Jones, PhD, Jessica Parker-Raley, MA, and Elizabeth C. Pomeroy, PhD, LCSW   Introduction Adolescent Cancer Survivors...

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Chemobrain Cognitive Problems After Chemotherapy

May 2, 2007

By Diane Blum, MSW   Introduction Problems with memory and concentration, along with a general feeling of not functioning mentally as well...

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Doctor, Can We Talk About Chemobrain?

May 2, 2007

By Diane Blum, MSW   Introduction CancerCare Can Help   Introduction Talking to your doctor can be difficult,...

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National Cancer Insitute Web Site Cancer.gov en español

April 10, 2007

The most reliable, up-to-date information about cancer is now available in Spanish! The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is pleased to announce the...

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Free Online Service for People Living With Metastic Cancer

January 30, 2007

The Wellness Community and The MetaCancer Foundation Create an Online Support Group for People Living with Metastatic CancerThe Wellness Community...

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Steel Magnolias and Cancer: How Women Survive the Crisis

January 11, 2007

By Elizabeth J. Clark, PhD, ACSW, MPH Introduction Suggested Coping Strategies   Introduction Millions of American...

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“Cancer Survival Toolbox” Available FREE Through iTunes

August 11, 2006

(Washington, D.C.)—The National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship's (NCCS) premiere patient tool, the award-winning Cancer Survival Toolbox, is now...

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Cancer Real Life Story – Cancer Center Provides Treatment, Support

July 18, 2006

Introduction At the San Diego Cancer Center, treatment isn't just about pills, injections, radiation and surgery. It's also about feeling good,...

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Ask Tough Questions

June 15, 2006

Introduction Caring connections, a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO), is a national consumer engagement...

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