Cancer patients and families have enough challenges and hurdles to overcome and unfortunately, financial burden is one of them. Normally, healthcare insurance policies only cover a fraction of the cost associated with expensive cancer care. As a result, patients and families members need to identify resources for financial assistance. In this article, we will review a few options that some families may want to consider when they evaluate their personal financial situations.
For cancer patients and families where they’ve conquered such a terrible condition, the next step in the journey is developing a personalized follow-up care plan to manage the possibility of cancer recurrence. In this post, we outline 10 key questions that many patients have asked during the follow-up care phase. Though every patient is different, [...]
Chemotherapy and radiation treatment often times leave cancer patients with side-effects that severely impact various aspects of their quality of life. In this post, we’ll touch upon some of the dietary, physical and social options available to battle the side-effects induced by chemotherapy or radiation therapy treatment.