Health Special: Ways to Manage Cancer
October 5, 2017
Cancer Awareness: What you need to know.
For those who suffer from cancer, chemotherapy can be debilitating. However, it’s necessary for the effective treatment of the disease. Now, there is a new way to receive at home cancer infusion. It allows the patient to still receive gold standard of care in the comfort of their home thanks to pump technology that really works. Then, find out why it’s important for a woman post mastectomy to have a well-made, properly fitting bra—one that’ll hold their breast form in place. Plus we also learn how to cook with foods that help fight cancer. What you need to know about an anti-cancer diet.
Clinical trials are an opportunity for patients to receive promising new therapies, but they can be difficult to navigate. Learn how The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Clinical Trial Support Center is helping guide patients.
There are approximately 7,000 known rare diseases, but only 5% of them have an approved treatment. Learn how early intervention, proper management strategies, and clinical trials are key for rare disease patients.
Friedreich’s Ataxia is a progressive and debilitating neurological disorder. It's important to recognize symptoms and obtain an early diagnosis to properly manage the condition.