The 2018 Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research will address key issues in promoting well-being in people who have finished active cancer treatment, covering topics such as exercise, follow-up care in young adult survivors, and better support for sexual problems.
In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira outlines important ideas in cancer survivorship that should move forward in 2018.
A cancer diagnosis is stressful, and the discussion of the treatment plan starts quickly. But a cancer diagnosis affects everything and involves more than just the treatment plan. Here are 3 things to consider.
It can be hard to fit physical activity into life after cancer, but exercise provides real benefits for survivors. In this podcast, Kristin Leung and Rachel Dudasik describe how an exercise program, LIVESTRONG at the YMCA, helps motivate and support cancer survivors.
A cancer survivor shares his experience with adjusting to life after his cancer treatments.
In this podcast from the ASCO Educational Book, Dr. Ryan Nipp discusses when and why extended treatment is needed for some people diagnosed with cancer.
When cancer treatment ends, where does post-treatment survivorship care begin? For caregiver Aki Smith and her dad, a stomach cancer survivor, the answer was in the office of a primary care physician.
You were caregiver for a person with cancer and now you’re struggling to regain your sense of self. These 10 tips can help you adjust to life after caregiving
In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira discusses peer support and how it can help patients and their caregivers manage the challenges that cancer brings.