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Cancer Navigators Help Patients with Gastrointestional Stromal Tumors

Cancer navigators offer patients with gastrointestional stromal tumors guidance as they find their way through a cancer journey. By Sally Abrahms In 1992 Anne McNerney was an insurance company executive... Continue Reading

Anemia: A Manageable Side Effect Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

Anemia, one of the most common side effects associated with cancer, affects over 60 percent of cancer patients. Anemia may occur as either a direct result of the cancer or, more commonly, as a side effect... Continue Reading

Preparing for Surgery

You can help ensure that your surgery and recovery go smoothly and that you have the best outcome possible by preparing yourself ahead of time. Here are a few tips to keep you healthy and comfortable and... Continue Reading

Know the Signs of Depression in Cancer Patients

Because a significant number of cancer patients—an estimated 25 percent—experience major depression at some point during their illness, recognizing the signs of depression among patients is a critical... Continue Reading

Managing a Rare Cancer Diagnosis

Managing a rare cancer diagnosis presents unique challenges. One survivor shares her tips for navigating the sometimes-murky waters. By Phyllis A. Domm, with Ashley and Chris Laub On January 7, I became... Continue Reading

What to Tell Children when Facing a Diagnosis of Cancer

 If you have children in your life, you already know that they tend to be creatures of habit who rely on their daily routine. There may be unexpected changes in their routine with your fight against cancer,... Continue Reading

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