Supportive Care (Video Content)


CANCER AND SOCIAL MEDIA

Cynthia Manley from Vanderbilt University Ingram Cancer Center talks about Social Media and how it is helping cancer patients, their caregivers, friends and family.  Read More →

Chemotherapy & Hair Loss

Emmy-nominated soap opera star, Amy Gibson discusses hair loss. Gibson, the designer of an international wig line, Women’s Swim, the first Women’s Intimacy System, a national spokesperson and hair... Continue Reading

Talking with Kids About Mom’s Hair Loss

Dr. Denise Yardley from the Sarah Cannon Research Institute explains the importance of talking to children about mom’s hair loss.   Denise Yardley, M.D., Sarah Cannon Research Institute I think,... Continue Reading

Coping with Hair Loss

Dr. Denise Yardley from the Sarah Cannon Research Institute talks about the difficulties of hair loss. Denise Yardley, M.D., Sarah Cannon Research Institute Hair loss, I think, is very powerful –... Continue Reading

Managing Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting

Dr. Skip Burris of the Sarah Cannon Research Institute provides tips for coping with chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Skip Burris, M.D., Sarah Cannon Research Institute: Chemotherapy-induced nausea... Continue Reading

Staying Healthy During Chemotherapy

Dr. Kurt Tauer from The West Clinic in Memphis, Tennessee discusses the importance of healthy blood and receiving your chemotherapy dose on time during cancer treatment. DR. KURT TAUER: Now that you’re... Continue Reading

Personal Care: Lymphedema Garments

A visit to Reflections, a program of the Ted Mann Family Resource Center in Los Angeles where we get measured for lymphedema garments and learn how they help cancer patients through treatment. MARCIA BRITVAN:... Continue Reading

Blood Counts and Chemotherapy

Dr. Skip Burris from the Sarah Cannon Research Institute discusses the impact of chemotherapy on blood counts and the consequences of low blood counts. Q: Welcome to Understanding Cancer.  Today we’re... Continue Reading

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