February 19, 2021
COVID-19 Vaccine Side Effects: What You Should Know
For over a year, the COVID-19 pandemic has had a serious impact on everyone across the world. This is especially true for cancer patients, their families, and their caregivers. But now, with the development and Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) of multiple... read more
August 17, 2020
Facts About COVID-19 Through the Lens of a Virus Expert
The ever-changing nature of information surrounding COVID-19 can make it hard to pin down the facts and make safe choices for ourselves and our families. And that’s even more true if you or a loved one has cancer and are at higher risk for developing... read more
July 15, 2020
Five Ways to Support Loved Ones With Cancer During the COVID-19 Pandem...
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we stay safe, and that’s especially true for people with cancer (who often have a compromised immune system). At many cancer centers (including Fox Chase), loved ones can’t visit people in the hospital or accompany... read more
July 1, 2020
Important Questions About COVID-19 and Cancer, Answered
Several months into the global pandemic, there remain many unknowns about COVID-19 and how it might affect those with cancer. But, experts do have solid advice for some of the worries weighing on the minds of patients and their families. Here are five... read more
June 29, 2020
Breast Cancer Screenings During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Essential—and S...
Many women have been faced with the decision of whether to skip or postpone routine mammograms during the current pandemic to avoid potential exposure to the coronavirus. It is important to know that when it comes to breast cancer screenings, staying home... read more
May 26, 2020
Advice for Cancer Caregivers During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Taking care of a loved one with cancer can be rewarding, but even during normal times, it isn’t easy. Add the COVID-19 pandemic into the mix, and the responsibilities of being a caregiver can seem overwhelming. “Self-care has always been our number one... read more