Category: Caregivers

Older couple wearing face masks speaks to provider, also wearing a face mask, and seated at a desk

February 14, 2023

How to Prepare for Your First Cancer Appointment

Try this advice for before and after your visit with an oncologist.

Cancer, Caregivers

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A woman in a wheelchair has breakfast or lunch with her husband, holding hands.

April 7, 2022

3 Things Not to Say to a Caregiver

If you want to show your support, try these ideas instead.


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Members of the Cancer Widowers Support Group

May 21, 2018

Surviving the Unthinkable Together

Single Fathers Due to Cancer support group provides friendship and resources at life’s toughest time.

Cancer, Caregivers, Families, Patient Stories

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Cancer navigator comforting patient

January 8, 2018

Cancer Patient Navigator: A Friend, Expert and Advocate

How patient navigators help you through every step of your cancer fight

Cancer, Caregivers, Patient Care

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June 29, 2017

Researchers strive to improve cancer care for older patients

At the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago, UNC Lineberger researchers led by Hyman B. Muss, MD, presented preliminary findings from several studies focused on older adults with cancer.

Cancer, Caregivers, Senior Health

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