Understanding Our Experiences: Cancer and Mental Health
- September 21, 2023
Presented by Angel Foundation - The Understanding Our Experiences: Cancer and Mental Health forum on October 10th is coming up quickly! Current cancer patients, survivors, health care…
What to Know About Vaccine Recommendations for Cancer Patients
- August 23, 2023
August is National Immunization Awareness Month, created to highlight the importance of vaccination for people of all ages. People with cancer, especially those undergoing treatments like chemotherapy…
How the Visualization Technique Can Help Cancer Patients
- May 31, 2023
Visualization, also referred to as guided imagery, is a technique used to focus the mind on images and sensations that quiet the noise of intrusive thoughts.
Patient Guide: Cold Therapy (Cryotherapy) to Hands/Feet
- February 8, 2023
Keeping hands and feet cold during some types of chemotherapy infusions may help reduce the risk of pain/numbness/tingling that some people may experience as a side effect from the medication.
Is Fatigue Something to Be Concerned About?
- June 15, 2022
Surviving cancer takes its toll both physically and emotionally. Compared to the other cancer-related side-effects you have endured, fatigue might be considered more of a nuisance rather than…
How Social Workers Help Our Patients
- March 14, 2022
Our oncology social workers talk with patients and their families about emotional or physical needs, and help them find support services and other appropriate community resources. A cancer diagnosis…