What is Cancer?

Basic Cancer Info, Cancer Education

Defining Cancer From the Physician’s Desk….Queen – Your Clinician and Cancer Advocate! Visit our video-based eLearning partner at http://www.Questions4CancerDoctors.com There are many text book answer to the posed question, “What is Cancer?” but many patients and caregivers still feels lost after reading explanation. Why is that? Because, truthfully, not only do they want...

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Hospice: The Difficult Decision

Death and dying, Hospice care

HOSPICE THE DIFFICULT DECISION WHAT IS HOSPICE AND WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME? From the Physician’s Desk….Queen, Your Clinician and Cancer Advocate! =============================== My heart is saddened and heavy whenever I am faced with the prospect of having the difficult end of life discussion.  Every life is beautiful, but for...

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The Fear Of Cancer Recurrence: Part 2

Basic Cancer Info, Breast Cancer, Cancer Caregiver, Cancer Education, Cancer Recurrence, Colon Cancer, Lung Cancer, Prostate Cancer

THE REAL FEAR OF CANCER RECURRENCE COPING MECHANISMS FOR HANDLING THE FEAR From the Physician’s Desk….Queen, Your Clinician and Cancer Advocate! =============================== Last week we began on the topic of cancer recurrence. Usually, this is covered during workshops, or one-on-one counseling sessions. This is an extensive and important topic for survivors....

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Fear Of Cancer Recurrence: Part 1

Basic Cancer Info, Breast Cancer, Cancer Caregiver, Cancer Recurrence, Colorectal Cancer, Encouragement, Prostate Cancer

THE REAL FEAR OF CANCER RECURRENCE CAN SOMETHING BE DONE TO STOP THE FEAR? From the Physician’s Desk….Queen, Your Clinician and Cancer Advocate! =============================== A diagnosis of Cancer is a life changing event. Once treatment is complete, the Fear of the Cancer Coming back (recurring)… is VERY common among cancer...

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