May 21, 2020
Safe, Effective Cancer Care During COVID-19
How Fox Chase is Providing High-Quality Care in the Safest Environment Possible The coronavirus pandemic has drastically affected cancer care. Unlike other parts of life that can wait for things to return to normal, cancer doesn’t... read more
May 19, 2020
Should You Get a Second Opinion for Breast Cancer?
Wanting to dive into treatment right away after receiving a breast cancer diagnosis is completely normal, but before getting started, it’s almost always worth pausing for a second opinion. Having another specialist review your case can confirm your... read more
May 12, 2020
5 Things This Oncologist Wants Everyone to Know About Reducing the Ris...
There are many ways that cancer is unpredictable. But here’s one thing experts know for sure: Some behaviors seem to be tied to a lower cancer risk. And making these behaviors a regular part of your life could help protect your health. “Adopting or... read more
May 12, 2020
Frequently Asked Questions About Telehealth and Cancer Care
You may not have thought much about telehealth a few months ago, but use of virtual medicine has exploded during the COVID-19 pandemic. It allows patients, including those with cancer, to initiate and continue their treatment plans without having to attend... read more
May 7, 2020
How to Self-Check for Signs of Skin Cancer
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, which makes it the perfect time to evaluate your skin’s health and do a self-check for any concerning areas. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), skin cancer is by far the most common type of cancer in the... read more
May 7, 2020
Second Opinions for Cancer Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic
It’s often worth seeking a second opinion about a cancer diagnosis before starting treatment, but is it still safe and worthwhile to do so during the COVID-19 pandemic? A second opinion can confirm the details of your diagnosis and potentially offer... read more