Progress continues in how cancer care is delivered, but there are still obstacles, including issues in patients’ access to care, costs of care, and administrative burden. The fourth annual ASCO State of Cancer Care in America report highlights where cancer care stands in 2017.
Mobile Devices and Electronic Systems: Are They the Future of Communication Between Patients and Their Health Care Teams?
In this podcast from the ASCO Educational Book, Dr. Lee Schwartzberg talks about electronic patient-reported outcomes and how they are used to improve care.
Your medications can be more effective—and a whole lot easier to manage—if you follow a few simple guidelines.
A personal medical record collects all of your medical information into a single file. Keeping one is an important step in managing your care. Learn about what to include, how to gather the information, and why creating a personal medical record can help.
Meal planning can be an important tool for boosting your health and well-being during cancer treatment. Learn how to plan for getting the nutrition you need.
Don’t know what to do with your unused and expired medications? Worried about drug safety in your home? National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is here to help.
Spring is here! Protect yourself from foodborne illness by keeping a properly organized and clean refrigerator.
Getting through an airport when you have cancer can be stressful. However, a little extra planning and preparation can help make sure your next trip is as safe, enjoyable, and stress-free as possible.
Although airlines have the right to stop passengers with specific medical conditions from flying, simply having cancer isn’t enough to keep you grounded. However, it does mean having to do a bit more planning and preparation before you travel.
With open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace set to end on February 15, 2015, get practical advice on how to make sure you receive the care you need at a cost you can afford.