The American Cancer Society is in your corner around the clock to help you make decisions and guide you through a cancer diagnosis. Use the pamphlet below that is filled with information for patients, caregivers and family members to help make your cancer journey slightly easier. Visit www.cancer.org/AboutUs/HowWeHelpYou/HelpingYouGetWell/index for additional resources and advice. To view [...]
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Ellen F. Parks, RN, OCN, CNIV, a nurse clinician at the Duke University Medical Center, was one of 11 exceptional cancer care providers honored with the 2011 American Cancer Society Lane Adams Quality of Life Award. Parks received the award for going above and beyond her duties as a nurse clinician. Through her compassionate care, [...]
Cover Story: A cancer diagnosis is no longer the death sentence it was just a few decades ago, and as such, rather than just give up and let the disease take its course, today’s patients are fighting back with any and all means at their disposal. Healthy Living After Diagnosis will examine all the different [...]