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Patients With Lung Cancer May Need More Support, Education When Making Treatment Decisions

January 29, 2021

In a survey conducted by the Cancer Support Community, 33% of patients with lung cancer reported they were somewhat or not at all involved in the decision-making process, and 66% were not as knowledgeable about their treatment options as needed to make this decision.

Why the Cancer Caregiver Journey Cannot Be Overlooked When Discussing Patient Care

November 18, 2020

Heather Badt, CSC’s Executive Director of the Research & Training Institute, recently shared her personal perspective as a former patient and caregiver with CURE® and expanded on how those who care for loved ones with cancer often face their own unique challenges and require specialized resources themselves

Patients with Cancer Stand to Lose if Supreme Court Repeals ‘Obamacare’

October 27, 2020

Justice Amy Coney Barrett was sworn in to the Supreme Court on Tuesday. Her vote would be instrumental in deciding the fate of the Affordable Care Act. If it’s repealed during November’s landmark case, many could lose access to cancer screening and treatment.