Oncology nurses work in all areas of cancer care and play a number of important roles. A panel of oncology nursing experts from a variety of specialties discusses how they help people living with cancer and their families from diagnosis and treatment to survivorship and end-of-life care.
Food safety is important for people who are receiving or recovering from cancer treatment. To help prevent serious foodborne illness, here is a list of high-risk foods.
When you no longer need a medication, it is important to get rid of it as safely as possible. Here are three ways to dispose of unused or partially empty prescriptions.
Architecture isn't a cure for cancer; however, the design of a physical environment can affect quality of life and recuperation. Learn about the influence of evidence-based design and how to create a restorative environment in your own home.
Today’s podcast focuses on the way oncology social workers contribute to holistic care. Iris Cohen Fineberg, PhD, MSW, ACSW, OSW-C, and Penelope Damaskos, PhD, LCSW, OSW-C, share about their unique role in the cancer care team.
Oncology social workers provide support to patients, families, and caregivers who are dealing with cancer. Learn more about the role oncology social workers play in the cancer care team from Iris Cohen Fineberg, PhD, MSW, ACSW, OSW-C, and Penelope Damaskos, PhD, LCSW, OSW-C.
There are many pills, powders, creams, and herbs available on the Internet that claim to treat or even cure cancer. What can you believe? And what are the red flags to watch out for?
What is the role of a physician assistant (PA) on your cancer care team? Listen in as Heather M. Hylton, MS, PA-C, and Todd Pickard, MMSc, PA-C, talk about the role of PAs in cancer care.
Physician assistants are integral members of the cancer care team and are committed to addressing a person's needs before, during, and after cancer treatment. Learn more about the role of PAs in this interview with two practicing professionals.
Are you ready to tackle your spring cleaning? Here is a list of important medical information you should keep as you tidy up your home and office and ways to keep it all organized.