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September 29, 2022 · Sharon Bober, PhD
Dr. Sharon Bober discusses sexual health concerns that are common for people with cancer, why it’s so important to talk about these concerns with your health care team, and her tips for getting the conversation started. Read More >>
September 14, 2022 · Manali I. Patel, MD, MPH, MS
Dr. Manali I. Patel discusses what people with cancer should know about getting access to advances presented at scientific meetings, including questions to ask your health care team, why access to new advances may not be available right away, and how to get involved with cancer research. Read More >>
September 6, 2022 · Diane Mapes
Cancer survivor Diane Mapes shares how recent changes to U.S. law means quicker delivery of test results for people diagnosed with cancer, why this direct access to medical reports can cause a different kind of “scanxiety,” and how to cope with uncertainty until you hear from your doctor. Read More >>
August 30, 2022 · Tzvia Bader
In this post, stage IV melanoma survivor Tzvia Bader shares what it was like navigating treatment decision-making, how she became an active part of her care and found clinical trials to participate in, and her advice for other people with cancer on doing the same. Read More >>
August 23, 2022 · Jyoti Patel, MD, FASCO
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel discusses how financial toxicity can impact cancer caregivers and how they can get help with managing the financial effects of their loved one’s diagnosis. Read More >>

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