Patient & Family Resources

Lessons from a 10-year Breast Cancer Survivor

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This short blog written by a cancer survivor has great information including practical tips about diet, exercise, and emotional health.  At the Nassif Community Cancer Center, we have dietitians, an …

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Cancer Diagnosis: Tips for coping

If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, knowing what to expect and making plans on how to proceed can help make this stressful time manageable. Our oncology social workers, Brittany Greig …

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How to Tell a Child that a Parent or Loved One Has Cancer

Helen G. Nassif Community Cancer Center oncology social workers, Brittany Greig and Nancy Yeisley, share advice on how to have the difficult conversation of telling a child that a parent …

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Ask the Experts: Advance Directives

Our oncology social workers, Brittany Greig and Nancy Yeisley, answer frequently asked questions about advance directives. Advance directives (also known as advanced care planning) can be a difficult topic to …

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Cancer Screening: Understanding Your Risk.

At the Helen G. Nassif Community Cancer Center, we do more than just treat cancer. We also offer multiple prevention programs to help you understand your risk and act proactively. …

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