There are so many questions for both patients and caregivers outside of cancer medical treatment. From how to deal with hair loss to how to get pregnant after chemotherapy, here are some of the most pressing topics and the most popular advice we got from our The Patient Story community.
There’s no clear way to know what is best to say to someone with cancer, but there are some basic guidelines to help make your words and actions matter. Hear what helped and what didn’t from the patients themselves.
Whether you continue working or take time off during treatment, there are many questions new cancer patients face when it comes to their job. Here's what survivors had to say about dealing with work during chemo, radiation, and more.
Cancer treatments save lives, but they also come with side effects. Hear straight from patients who’ve been treated for cancer - what they experienced and what helped them get through it.
Hear how cancer patients dealt with hair loss after chemotherapy and what some of them used to help growth after that loss.
Hear how cancer patients took steps to increase their chances of fertility and pregnancy after undergoing chemotherapy or other cancer treatments.
Hear how patients facing cancer navigated diagnosis and treatment while balancing their role as a parent. Hear their advice from how to talk to your kids about cancer to when to ask for help with childcare.
Hear from cancer patients in their own words about what cancer felt like - from diagnosis to treatment to recovery.
Find links to organizations that our The Patient Story community and research found helpful. From a focus on pediatric cancer to financial and housing help, find the help you need during cancer treatment here.
Sometimes the content we need is to read journals from patients and caregivers, themselves. Here’s a list of wonderful blogs by cancer type curated by The Patient Story.