supportive care

February 10, 2022 · Sheila Lahijani, MD
Dr. Sheila Lahijani describes what causes anxiety during cancer, how to identify its signs and symptoms, the positive purpose it can serve, and ways people with cancer can cope when experiencing anxiety. Read More >>
January 13, 2022 · Diah Martina, MD
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Diah Martina describes what cancer care is like in Indonesia, including the prevalence of advanced cancer in the country and how the government is working to improve access to cancer care, including palliative care. Read More >>
ASCO ® Plenary Series
November 15, 2021 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
Research from the first ASCO Plenary Series presentation has arrived. Read more about studies on using immunotherapy to treat metastatic melanoma and how technology can be used to find and manage symptoms during cancer treatment. Read More >>
November 4, 2021 · Alix Sleight, PhD, OTD, MPH, OTR/L
In this “Spotlight On” post, Dr. Alix Sleight describes the role of occupational therapists on the cancer care team, including how they help people with cancer and how to make the most of your visits with your occupational therapist. Read More >>
October 14, 2021 · Snežana Bošnjak, MD, PhD
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Snežana Bošnjak discusses what cancer care is like in Serbia, including the importance of providing supportive care in the country and where people with cancer can find help. Read More >>

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