cancer patients

June 15, 2017
advocacy

Self-Advocacy Improves Patient Quality of Life

For cancer patients, regardless of disease site or stage, becoming a self-advocate is vital. Self-advocates are educated cancer consumers/patients who proactively impact their quality of life […]
April 7, 2017

What Can I Do About Dry Mouth During Cancer Treatment?

Chemotherapy and radiation treatment can cause dry mouth (also known as Xerostomia). Chemotherapy causes dry mouth by making saliva thicker, and thus more difficult for salivary […]
April 5, 2017

April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month

While not common, testicular cancer is very serious and has very personal ramifications for men who are diagnosed with it. Statistically, one out of every 263 […]
April 3, 2017

Food Insecurity is a Very Real Issue for Cancer Patients

Sometimes, cancer patients have to make difficult financial decisions when facing treatment. Pay for treatment or put food on the table? Put food on the table […]