Caregivers and Co-Survivors
Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., Sixth Congressional District of New Jersey, House Energy and Commerce Committee, discusses “streamlining” the FDA’s drug approval process as it relates to the 21st Century Cures Act.
Kenneth Freundlich, neuropsychologist, Morris Psychological Group, Parsippany, NJ, and FORCE volunteer, discusses the importance of advocacy for patients with hereditary cancers.
Kenneth Freundlich, neuropsychologist, Morris Psychological Group, Parsippany, NJ, and FORCE volunteer, comments on supporting patients with hereditary cancers.
Michelle Gervino, an oncology nurse with John Theurer Cancer Center, discusses the importance of caregivers, as well as resources for both caregivers and patients.
Online support groups are growing in popularity as an outlet for stressed caregivers.
Oncology nurse Linda Casey encourages caregivers to be vigilant in watching for signs and symptoms of anything abnormal in the patient, such as certain side effects.
Caregivers walk alongside cancer patients through every step of the journey.
A recent survey reveals that most women aren’t aware of the association between dense breast tissue and breast cancer risk.