Getting to and from appointments during cancer can be challenging due to their frequency, the level of planning required, and the overall cost. Here, find tips for making transportation during cancer easier and more affordable.
Patients can need a range of resources to cope with physical, emotional, financial, and practical challenges of cancer treatment. Here, learn more about different resources that may be available to you at your treatment facility, within your local area, or online.
2023 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up: Progress in Preventing Melanoma Recurrence and Improving Equity in Cancer Care
In this podcast, 2 Cancer.Net Associate Editors discuss new research presented at the 2023 ASCO Annual Meeting about preventing melanoma recurrence and reducing cancer disparities.
Effects of Patient Navigation, Lower-Cost Drug Alternatives on the Cost of Cancer Care and Rates of Metastatic Cancer Diagnoses and Deaths After Medicaid Expansion: Research from the 2022 ASCO Quality Care Symposium
Read research from the 2022 ASCO Quality Care Symposium, including studies on how cancer navigation programs and lower-cost drug alternatives can lower the cost of care and a study on how Medicaid expansion affected the rates of metastatic cancer diagnoses and cancer deaths.
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.
Clinical psychologist Dr. Nancy Novack shares several ways to cope with financial stress during cancer, including resources available to help people with cancer with financial concerns.
Dr. Ramila Shilpakar shares what the cancer experience is like in Nepal, including the stigma surrounding the disease, how people with cancer access care, and how international organizations have helped to improve cancer care in the country.
People with cancer who have lost their job or have had a close family member lose vital income face tough decisions. Here are tips to deal with the uncertainty that comes with a job loss and steps to take to continue cancer treatment.
Biosimilars are biologically similar drugs to biologic treatments for cancer. Find out what they are, how they can be used to treat cancer, and how they can help lower the cost of cancer care.
There are many challenges that come along when a pet owner is diagnosed with cancer, including caring for your pet both financially and physically.