Cancer survivor Bethany Hart describes the emotions and decisions that followed her cancer diagnosis, including how she managed making important choices about her care and her advice for people with cancer trying to do the same.
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In this “Your Stories” podcast from Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation, Dr. Don Dizon and Scout from the National LGBT Cancer Network discuss the unique challenges LGBTQ+ people with cancer face and why their inclusion in cancer care and data is so important.
Improving Care for Underserved People With Cancer and Evaluating Delays in Receiving Cancer Medications: Research from the 2021 Quality Care Symposium
Read research highlights from the 2021 Quality Care Symposium, including a study on improving care for underserved people with cancer and a study investigating what causes delays in patients receiving their cancer medications.
Dr. Chasity Burrows Walters discusses the difficulties that can come with sharing your sexual orientation and gender identity with your cancer care team, how bringing this conversation up with your provider can benefit your care, and how to navigate the discussion.
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief,” Dr. Jyoti Patel reflects on the 2021 ASCO Annual Meeting theme of equity, including what it means for people with cancer and how the cancer community is working to create equity in cancer care.
Dr. Arjun Gupta explains what pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy is, why it may be offered to people with pancreatic cancer, and what to expect if you’re receiving this supportive care therapy.
In this podcast, Dr. Brian Shuch and genetic counselor Lauren Bear discuss genetic conditions linked to kidney cancer, how they can impact people with kidney cancer and their families, and what to expect if you’re referred to meet with a genetic counselor.
In Dr. Jyoti Patel’s first "From the Editor in Chief" post, she discusses what got her interested in caring for people with cancer, how she’s seen Cancer.Net evolve over the years, and what her goals are for the future of the site.
Empoderar a las personas con cáncer: preguntas y respuestas con la redactora jefa de Cancer.Net, la Dra. Jyoti Patel
En su primera publicación de De la redactora jefa, la Dra. Jyoti Patel explica cómo surgió su interés en brindar atención a las personas con cáncer, cómo ha visto evolucionar Cancer.Net a lo largo de los años y cuáles son sus objetivos para el futuro del sitio.
La Dra. Schapira analiza el papel de registrar los efectos secundarios, comunicarlos a los equipos de atención médicos, y los avances en los resultados informados por los pacientes.