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  Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Lung Cancer Awareness

See our Lung Cancer section for your concerns about lung cancer and to find information on treatment, side effect management, nutrition during and after treatmen. Read the transcript from OncoLink's Lung Cancer Webchat to see answers to common questions or visit Donna Lee's blog for inspiration from a survivor.

OncoLink at ASTRO 2012
OncoLink reporters provide coverage from the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology And Oncology, ASTRO, held in Boston, MA. See the latest research presented at this conference.

I wish u knew....

I wish u knew...
Have you seen our new video series, featuring oncology professionals talking about what they wish their patients and the public knew? New videos are added every week!

I Can Cope: Taking Charge of Money Matters
Join us for an online American Cancer Society I Can Cope session entitled Taking Charge of Money Matters on November 13th, 3-4:30PM ET. This session will include:

  • Basics of Money Management, Public Benefits & Insurance for Cancer Patients
    Tom Bednar, Independence Fellow, Legal Clinic for the Disabled
  • What Every Cancer Patient Needs to Know About Medicare Open Enrollment
    Christina Bach, MBE, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C, Oncology Social Worker at Penn Medicine
  • Question & Answer Session

Grain of Salt
Miracle cure for x cancer; Eating x prevents cancer; Doing x leads to cancer. Heed the advice of Donna Lee Lista- take all the media hype with a grain of salt.
Check out the rest of the blogs on OncoLink too!

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Upcoming OncoLink Webchats

No registration is needed, just come to the page at the event time. You can also submit questions in advance or read a transcript after the event from this page. You can use your (public) Twitter account to participate during the live event (use the hashtag #oncochat).

If you missed our most recent chat on Lung cancer (or any others), you can read the transcript any time on the webchat archive page.

November 13th, 3-4:30PM ET: I Can Cope: Taking Charge of Money Matters
November 16th
, 1:00-2:00PM ET: Focus on Blood Cancers and Survivorship

Chemotherapy Myth or Fact

OncoLink Patient Treatment Binder

Do you love OncoLink patient education materials? Then you will love the new treatment binder program! Build a booklet of your choice of side effect (including treatment and nutrition info) and medication handouts with just a few clicks. Find a link to "My Patient Treatment Binder" on left side of the homepage.

Survivors: Looking for Survivorship Care?
OncoLink has created a survivorship clinic listing to serve as a resource for patients and healthcare providers looking for survivorship care. Search for a clinic in your area!

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