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
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 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
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
May 4, 2020
Cancer and COVID-19: 7 Ways to Cope with the Anxiety
A cancer diagnosis brings uncertainty, even under the best of circumstances. Right now, the coronavirus pandemic is increasing anxiety and insecurity in many people diagnosed with cancer, as well as their loved ones. “We live in a society that is future-... read more
April 13, 2020
Staying in Touch While at a Distance
Socialization is an important part of maintaining mental health. It can improve your brain function, increase your feelings of well-being, and stave off depression (especially when you or a loved one is undergoing cancer treatment). But, what do you do... read more