June 1, 2020
New Clinical Trial Hopes to Set Standards for Penile Cancer Treatment
Most people have never met someone who has been diagnosed with penile cancer, a condition that occurs when cancerous cells form on the tissues of the penis. That is because penile cancer is rare, with only about 2,200 new cases diagnosed each year in the... 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
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