Multiple Myeloma Cancercare Connect Education Workshops

Multiple Myeloma Cancercare Connect Education Workshops

Synopsis

CancerCare's free Connect Education Workshops are a way for people to learn about cancer-related issues from the convenience of their home or office. Leading experts in oncology provide the most up-to-date information in these workshops to help you and your loved ones better understand and cope with your cancer diagnosis, treatment options, quality-of-life concerns, treatment side effects, pain management, doctor-patient communication and other important topics.

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Episodes

  • Life with Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation: New Treatment Approaches
    Life with Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation: New Treatment Approaches
    Duration: 01h18s | 17/10/2019

    * Definition of Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation * Understanding How GVHD Develops, including Finding GVHD Early * Common Signs & Symptoms of GVHD * Types of GVHD: Chronic & Acute * Current Standard of Care for Managing GVHD * New & Promising Treatment Approaches for GVHD * Clinical Trials: How Research Increases Treatment Options * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about GVHD * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Participating in Decisions about Your Care
    Participating in Decisions about Your Care
    Duration: 01h03min | 19/06/2019

    * Coping with the Practical, Social & Emotional Challenges of Cancer * How a Cancer Diagnosis Affects Family, Partners & Loved ones * Selecting a Cancer Care Team & Treatment Facility * What to do when Presented with Multiple Treatment Options * When & How to Seek a Second Opinion * Getting Copies of Your Medical Reports * Anticipating, Preventing & Managing Treatment Side Effects * Understanding Treatment Choices, Follow-Up Care Plan & Survivorship Care Plan * Self-Care Tips * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • New Trends in Cancer Survivorship
    New Trends in Cancer Survivorship
    Duration: 01h05min | 18/06/2019

    * The Cancer Survivor Perspective * Managing Post Treatment Side Effects/Late Effects * Coping with Fear of Recurrence & Distress * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Treatment Summaries * Survivorship Care Plan * Follow-Up with Your Oncologist and Primary Care Doctor * The Benefits of Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Determining What is Important to You * Clinical Trials on Cancer Survivorship * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • For Caregivers: Care Coordination for Your Loved One Living with Cancer and Other Health Problems
    For Caregivers: Care Coordination for Your Loved One Living with Cancer and Other Health Problems
    Duration: 01h02min | 17/06/2019

    * Overview of Cancer & Co-Morbidities * The Role of Caregivers in Care Coordination for People Living with Cancer & Co-Morbidities * Tips for Communicating with the Health Care Team about Care Coordination * Challenges of Coordinating Your Loved One’s Care & Follow-Up Appointments * Adherence – Taking Pills on Schedule * Lead time in Refilling Prescriptions & Planning for Visitors, Weekends, Special Occasions, Travel & Holidays * Resources for the Costs of Care, including Homecare * Finding the Practical Help You Need: Co-Pay Foundations & Federal, State & Local Programs * Legal Advocacy Tips for Caregivers * Learning How to Appeal Insurance, Medical, Medicaid & Provider Denials * Other Resources, VA Benefits & Family Medical Leave Act/FMLA * Tips on Choosing Community & Medical Resources to Improve Your Quality-of-Life * Time Saving Self-Care/Self-Advocacy Tips for Caregivers * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Understanding the Costs of Care and Your Health Care Coverage
    Understanding the Costs of Care and Your Health Care Coverage
    Duration: 59min | 12/06/2019

    * Overview of the Medical & Indirect Costs of Treatment * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Financial Concerns * The Benefits & Limitations of Your Health Plans, Insurance, Medicare & Medicaid * Living Wills, Health Care Proxies & Advance Health Care Directives * Support for the Underinsured & Uninsured, including Medicaid & State & Federal Programs * Other resources for financial support * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Update on Clinical Trials: How They Work
    Update on Clinical Trials: How They Work
    Duration: 01h05min | 10/06/2019

    * Overview of Clinical Trials * Why They Are Important * What Happens in a Clinical Trial * The Meaning of Informed Consent * Benefits & Risks of Participation * How & Where Clinical Trials Are Conducted * How Can You Participate in Clinical Trials * Specific Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Clinical Trials * Accessing Information about Clinical Trials * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Cancer and the Workplace: Understanding Your Legal Protections
    Cancer and the Workplace: Understanding Your Legal Protections
    Duration: 01h05min | 29/05/2019

    * Understanding the Meaning of Work * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Work * Managing Your Cancer Treatments while Working * Understanding Your Legal Protections in the Workplace * Disclosure & Communication with Human Resources, Supervisors, and Co-Workers * Solutions to Address Workplace Challenges * Tips to Creating a Plan to Continue Working * COBRA * Disability – Short Term, Long Term, SSD, SSI * The Importance of Self-Advocacy * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Coping with the Stresses of Caregiving When Your Loved One Has Multiple Myeloma
    Coping with the Stresses of Caregiving When Your Loved One Has Multiple Myeloma
    Duration: 01h08min | 23/05/2019

    * Taking on the Role of Caregiving * Your Important Role in Decision Making * Caring for Your Loved One with Multiple Myeloma * Challenges in Communicating with the Health Care Team * Your Role in Adherence: Weekends, Holidays & Vacations * Coping with Each Day, On Special Occasions, Anniversaries & Birthdays * Managing Family, Friends & Traditions * Long Distance Caregiving * Self-Care Tips for Managing Stress * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Trends in Oncology and Treatment Planning: What You Need to Know
    Trends in Oncology and Treatment Planning: What You Need to Know
    Duration: 01h06min | 22/05/2019

    * Understanding Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment Options * Clinical Trial Opportunities * Genomics & Genetics * Participating in Decisions about Your Treatment Plans * Side Effect Prevention & Management * The Importance of Self-Advocacy in Your Oncology Care * The Role of the Pathologist * Shared Decision Making * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing the Side Effects of Immunotherapy
    Managing the Side Effects of Immunotherapy
    Duration: 55min | 15/05/2019

    * How the Side Effects of Immunotherapy Differ From Chemotherapy Side Effects * Review of Potential Side Effects with Guidelines for Follow-Up Care * Managing Rash & Dry Skin * Tips to Cope with Flu-Like Symptoms, including Fever * Dealing with Fatigue * Controlling Diarrhea * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Progress in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
    Progress in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
    Duration: 01h03min | 25/04/2019

    * Discussion of the Progress in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma * Current Standard of Care, including Clinical Trial Updates * New Treatment Approaches * The Role of Transplantation * Symptom & Pain Management * Reducing Complications of Bone Disease * Talking with Your Treatment Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Physical Activity Concerns, Tips & Guidelines * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Understanding the Role of Immunotherapy in Treating Cancer
    Understanding the Role of Immunotherapy in Treating Cancer
    Duration: 01h04min | 17/04/2019

    * Overview of Immunotherapy * Harnessing the Immune System in Treating Cancer * The Emerging Role of Immunotherapy * How Immunotherapy Offers New Cancer Treatment Options * Clinical Trial Updates * How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options * Examples of Immunotherapy in Prevention * Treatment and Recurrence Prevention of Cancer * Cancer Vaccines * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments
    Managing Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments
    Duration: 01h03min | 15/04/2019

    * Overview of Common Eye & Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments * Causes & Risk Factors * Discussion of Common Eye & Vision Changes * Tips to Manage Dry Eyes, Watery Eyes, Itching Eyes, Blepharitis, Loss of Eyelashes, Cataracts, Floaters & Flashing Lights * The Role of the Multidisciplinary Team * Tips to Manage Low Vision * How Eye Products May Help You Manage Eye & Vision Changes * Clinical Trials * Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Guidelines for Eye Examinations & Check Ups * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Joys and Challenges of Pets in Your Home When You Have Cancer
    Joys and Challenges of Pets in Your Home When You Have Cancer
    Duration: 01h04min | 08/04/2019

    * Overview of the Human-Animal Bond * How a Pet Brings Comfort, Joy, Emotional, Social, & Practical Support to You * Managing Treatment Side Effects & the Care of Your Pet * Guidelines to Follow in Caring for Your Pet * Keeping Your Pets Healthy, both Before You Start Treatment & During Your Treatment * Helping Your Pets Avoid Infection * Tips to Reduce Your Risk of Infection from Pets * Communicating with Your Health Care Team, including Your Veterinarian about Your Pet’s and Your Well-Being * Finding Support Programs in Your Area * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Taking Your Pills on Schedule: Its Importance in Treating Cancer
    Taking Your Pills on Schedule: Its Importance in Treating Cancer
    Duration: 01h08min | 03/04/2019

    * Overview of Cancer Treatments * Definition of Adherence: Taking Your Pills on Schedule * Its Importance in Treating Cancer * Barriers to Taking Your Pills * Practical Tips to Overcome These Barriers, including Family, Partners & Others * Computer, Tablet & Phone Reminders including Emails, Texts, & Apps * Planning Ahead: Lead Time in Refilling Prescriptions, Weekends, Travel & Holidays * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Adherence and the Challenges You are Experiencing * Reminders from Your Pharmacy & Pharmacist * Clinical Trials on Adherence * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Caregiving for Your Loved One with Cancer
    Caregiving for Your Loved One with Cancer
    Duration: 01h06min | 19/03/2019

    * Definition of a Caregiver * Talking with Each Other about Shared Expectations * What Research Tells Us About: Caregiving for an Older Adult & Caregiving for a Younger Adult * The Role of the Caregiver in Communicating with the Health Care Team * Care Coordination, Challenges & Tips * Stresses on Family, Partners, Friends & Loved Ones * Coping with Holidays, Birthdays & Special Occasions * Managing Family, Friends, Partners & Traditions * Long-Distance Caregiving * Practical Tips for Managing Caregivers’ Stress * Key Strategies for Self-Care * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Life with Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation: New Treatment Approaches
    Life with Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation: New Treatment Approaches
    Duration: 01h02min | 13/12/2018

    * What is Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation * Understanding How GVHD Develops, including Finding GVHD Early * Common Signs and Symptoms of GVHD * Types of GVHD: Chronic and Acute * Current Standard of Care for Managing GVHD * New and Promising Treatment Approaches for GVHD * Clinical Trials: How Research Increases Treatment Options * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about GVHD * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Current Perspectives on Cancer Survivorship
    Current Perspectives on Cancer Survivorship
    Duration: 01h02min | 11/12/2018

    * Overview of Cancer Survivorship * Managing Post Treatment Side Effects/Late Effects * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Fear of Recurrence * Finding Your New Normal * The Importance of Treatment Summaries * Follow-Up with Your Oncologist & Primary Care Doctor * The Benefits of Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Updates from the 2018 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting
    Updates from the 2018 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting
    Duration: 01h08min | 06/12/2018

    * Overview of Blood Cancers * New Research Presented at ASH * Disease-Specific Treatment Updates - Leukemia - Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPN) - Lymphoma - Multiple Myeloma * The Role of Precision Medicine & Clinical Trials * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Your Treatment Options * Quality-of-Life Concerns & Goals of Care * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Genomics and the Future of Cancer Treatment
    Genomics and the Future of Cancer Treatment
    Duration: 01h06min | 15/10/2018

    * Defining Genomics * The Role of the Pathologist * Microarrays & DNA Sequencing Technologies * The Role of Genomics in Your Treatment Choices * Family Cancer Syndromes * New Research on Genomics * Liquid Biopsies * Examples of How Genomics Help Identify Treatment Options * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Genomic Testing and Its Benefits for You * Plans for Your Follow-Up Care * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Update on CAR-T Cell Therapy
    Update on CAR-T Cell Therapy
    Duration: 01h05min | 25/06/2018

    * Overview of CAR-T Cell Therapy * Understanding CARs –Chimeric Antigen Receptors * When to Consider CAR-T Cell Therapy as a Treatment Choice * Clinical Trials for CAR-T Cell Therapy * Discussion of CAR-T Cell Therapy * Managing Potential Treatment Side Effects * Specific Examples of How CAR-T Cell Therapy Contributes to Oncology Care * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about CAR-T Cell Therapy * The Benefits of CAR-T Cell Therapy * Follow-Up Care: What to Expect * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Genomics and Genetics: What is the Difference?
    Genomics and Genetics: What is the Difference?
    Duration: 01h09min | 25/06/2018

    * Definition of Genetics & Genomics * The Importance of Genetic & Genomic Testing * The Value of Early Testing to Inform Your Treatment Choices * Their Role in Selecting Your Cancer Treatment * Understanding Types of Gene Mutations * The Difference Between Inherited & Acquired or Sporadic Gene Mutations * The Role of the Pathologist * How Genomic Testing Drives Your Cancer Treatment * Current Research in Genomics * Genomic Profiling May Identify Actionable Alterations * Examples of How Genomics Identify Your State-of-the-Art Treatment * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Genetic and Genomic Testing * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Treatment-Related Rash and Dry Skin
    Treatment-Related Rash and Dry Skin
    Duration: 01h02min | 20/06/2018

    * Overview of Treatment-Related Skin Changes * Common Skin and Nail Changes Related to Cancer Treatments * The Multidisciplinary Approach to Managing Rash and Dry Skin * Practical Tips to Manage Rash, Itching and Dry Skin * Care of Nails During Cancer Treatments * Coping with Hair Changes, Hair Loss and Changed Body Image * Sun Safety Tips During and After Cancer Treatments * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Treatment-Related Skin Changes * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Worldwide Clinical Trials for Blood Cancers
    Worldwide Clinical Trials for Blood Cancers
    Duration: 01h01min | 19/06/2018

    * Overview of Clinical Trials * Why They Are Important for Blood Cancers * Clinical Trials in the US & Internationally * How Clinical Trials Contribute to Treatment Options * Participation in Clinical Trials * The Clinical Trial Health Care Team * What Happens in a Clinical Trial * The Meaning of Informed Consent * Benefits & Risks of Participation * Where Are Clinical Trials Conducted * Specific Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team * How to Find Blood Cancer Trials * Discussing Your Concerns with the Clinical Trial Team * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Current Perspectives on Cancer Survivorship
    Current Perspectives on Cancer Survivorship
    Duration: 01h28s | 19/06/2018

    * Overview of Cancer Survivorship * Managing Post-Treatment Late Effects * The Importance of Treatment Summaries * Follow-Up with Your Oncologist & Primary Care Doctor * The Benefits of Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Life with Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation: New Treatment Approaches
    Life with Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation: New Treatment Approaches
    Duration: 01h03min | 14/06/2018

    * What is Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation? * Understanding How GVHD Develops, including Finding GVHD Early * Common Signs and Symptoms of GVHD * Types of GVHD: Chronic and Acute * Current Standard of Care for Managing GVHD * New and Promising Treatment Approaches for GVHD * Clinical Trials: How Research Increases Treatment Options * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about GVHD * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • What Are Biosimilars? Understanding Their Role in Cancer Treatments: Current and Future Perspectives
    What Are Biosimilars? Understanding Their Role in Cancer Treatments: Current and Future Perspectives
    Duration: 01h01min | 24/05/2018

    * Overview & Definition of Biosimilars * The Difference Between Biosimilars & Generic Drugs * How Biosimilars Work & Their Use * Examples of Biosimilars * Implications in Managing the Cost of Cancer Treatments * Clinical Trials: How Biosimilar Research Contributes to Treatment Options * The Benefits of Biosimilars * Current Use in the Care of People Living with Cancer * Manufacturing & Safety Issues * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team About Biosimilars * Current & Future Perspectives * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing the Side Effects of Immunotherapy
    Managing the Side Effects of Immunotherapy
    Duration: 01h42s | 02/05/2018

    * How the Side Effects of Immunotherapy Differ from Chemotherapy Side Effects * Review of Potential Side Effects with Guidelines for Follow-Up Care * Managing Rash and Dry Skin * Sun Safety Hints * Tips to Cope with Flu-like Symptoms, including Fever * Dealing with Fatigue * Controlling Diarrhea * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Understanding the Role of Immunotherapy in Treating Cancer
    Understanding the Role of Immunotherapy in Treating Cancer
    Duration: 01h01min | 25/04/2018

    * Overview of Immunotherapy * Harnessing the Immune System in Treating Cancer * The Emerging Role of Immunotherapy * How Immunotherapy Offers New Cancer Treatment Options * Clinical Trials Updates * How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options * Examples of Immunotherapy in Prevention, Treatment and Recurrence Prevention of Cancer * Cancer Vaccines * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Progress in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
    Progress in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
    Duration: 01h07min | 19/04/2018

    * Overview of Multiple Myeloma * Current Standard of Care * New Treatment Approaches * The Role of Transplantation * Clinical Trials: How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options * Practical Tips for Symptom & Pain Management * Reducing Complications of Bone Disease * Communicating with Your Health Care Team About Quality of Life Concerns * Physical Activity Concerns, Tips & Guidelines * Questions for Our Panel of

  • Taking Your Pills on Schedule: Why It Is So Important in Managing Cancer
    Taking Your Pills on Schedule: Why It Is So Important in Managing Cancer
    Duration: 01h04min | 18/04/2018

    * Overview of Cancer Treatments * Definition of Adherence: Taking Your Pills on Schedule * The Importance of Adherence in Managing Cancer * Barriers to Taking Your Pills * Practical Tips to Overcome These Barriers, including Family, Partners and Others * Computer, Tablet and Phone Reminders including Emails, Texts, and Apps * Planning Ahead: Lead Time in Refilling Prescriptions, Weekends, Travel and Holidays * Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Adherence * Reminders from Your Pharmacy and Pharmacist * Clinical Trials on Adherence * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Preventing Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting
    Preventing Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting
    Duration: 01h01min | 16/04/2018

    * Why Some Chemotherapy Agents Cause Nausea and Vomiting * How Health Care Teams Approach Prevention of Nausea and Vomiting * Prevention Strategies * The Role of the Oncology Nurse in Preventing Side Effects * Current Research Directions to Improve Control of Nausea and Vomiting * New Agents * The Importance of Clinical Trials * Communicating with Your Health Care Team About Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Updates from the 2017 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting
    Updates from the 2017 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting
    Duration: 01h02min | 15/03/2018

    * Overview of Blood Cancers * New Research Presented at ASH * Disease-Specific Treatment Updates: Leukemia, Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPN), Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma * The Role of Personalized Medicine and Clinical Trials * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Your Treatment Options * Quality-of-Life Concerns and Goals of Care * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Update on Clinical Trials: How They Work
    Update on Clinical Trials: How They Work
    Duration: 01h01min | 02/03/2018

    * Overview of Clinical Trials and Why They Are Important * What Happens in a Clinical Trial? * The Meaning of Informed Consent * Benefits and Risks of Participation * How and Where Clinical Trials Are Conducted * How Can You Participate in Clinical Trials * Specific Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Clinical Trials * Accessing Resources for Clinical Trials * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Life With Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation: New Treatment Approaches
    Life With Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation: New Treatment Approaches
    Duration: 01h08s | 01/03/2018

    * Overview of Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Post Allogeneic Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation * Understanding How GVHD Develops, including Finding GVHD Early * Common Signs and Symptoms of GVHD * Types of GVHD: Chronic and Acute * Current Standard of Care for Managing GVHD * New and Promising Treatment Approaches for GVHD * Clinical Trials: How Research Increases Treatment Options * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about GVHD * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments
    Managing Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments
    Duration: 01h05min | 26/02/2018

    * Overview of Common Eye & Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments * Causes & Risk Factors * Discussion of Common Eye & Vision Changes * Tips to Manage Dry Eyes, Watery Eyes, Itching Eyes, Blepharitis, Loss of Eyelashes, Changes in Vision & Field of Vision, Cataracts, Floaters & Flashing Lights * The Role of the Multidisciplinary Team * Tips to Manage Low Vision * How Eye Products May Help You Manage Eye & Vision Changes * Clinical Trials * Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Guidelines for Eye Examinations & Check Ups * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Mind Body Techniques to Cope with the Stresses of Cancer
    Mind Body Techniques to Cope with the Stresses of Cancer
    Duration: 01h07min | 15/11/2017

    * Definition of Stress * Common Stressors * Recognizing the Common Symptoms of Stress * The Impact of Stress on Well-Being * Using Mind Body Techniques to Cope with Stress * Learning to Focus on Specific Stressors * Stress Management Tips * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • What Are Generic Drugs: Understanding Their Role in Cancer Treatment
    What Are Generic Drugs: Understanding Their Role in Cancer Treatment
    Duration: 58min | 29/06/2017

    * Overview and Definition of Generic Drugs * The Difference Between Generic Drugs and Brand Name Drugs * Are Generic Drugs as Effective as Brand-Name Drugs in Cancer Treatment? * Managing the Costs of Treatment with Generic Drugs * How are Generic Drugs Approved? * The Difference Between Generic Drugs and Biosimilars * The Role of Clinical Trials * The Benefits of Generic Drugs * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Generic Drugs in the Treatment of Cancer * Current and Future Perspectives * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Taking Your Pills on Schedule: The Importance of Adherence in the Treatment of Cancer
    Taking Your Pills on Schedule: The Importance of Adherence in the Treatment of Cancer
    Duration: 01h10s | 14/06/2017

    * Overview of Cancer Treatments * Definition of Adherence: Taking Your Pills on Schedule * The Important Role of Adherence in Treating Cancer * Barriers to Taking Your Pills * Practical Tips to Overcome These Barriers, including Family, Partners and Others * Computer, Tablet and Phone Reminders including Emails, Texts and Apps * Planning Ahead: Lead Time in Refilling Prescriptions, Weekends, Travel and Holidays * Reminders from Your Pharmacy and Pharmacist * Clinical Trials on Adherence * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • For Caregivers: Care Coordination for Your Loved One Living with Cancer and Other Health Problems
    For Caregivers: Care Coordination for Your Loved One Living with Cancer and Other Health Problems
    Duration: 01h05min | 14/06/2017
  • Transplantation as a Treatment Option for Multiple Myeloma
    Transplantation as a Treatment Option for Multiple Myeloma
    Duration: 01h05min | 08/06/2017

    * Overview of Transplantation, including Types of Transplantation * Transplantation as a Treatment Option for Multiple Myeloma * General Guidelines for Transplantation * Searching for a Donor * Follow-Up Care * Practical Tips to Manage Post-Treatment Concerns, including Graft vs. Host Disease * The Important Role of Clinical Trials * Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Your Quality of Life * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Participating in Decisions about Your Care
    Participating in Decisions about Your Care
    Duration: 01h03min | 07/06/2017
  • Cancer and the Workplace: Understanding Your Legal Protections
    Cancer and the Workplace: Understanding Your Legal Protections
    Duration: 01h03min | 24/05/2017
  • Preventing Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting
    Preventing Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting
    Duration: 01h01min | 22/05/2017

    * Why Some Chemotherapy Agents Cause Nausea and Vomiting * How Health Care Teams Approach Prevention of Nausea and Vomiting * Prevention Strategies * The Role of the Oncology Nurse in Preventing Side Effects * Current Research Directions to Improve Control of Nausea and Vomiting * New Agents * The Importance of Clinical Trials * Communicating with Your Health Care Team About Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Understanding the Costs of Care and Your Health Care Coverage
    Understanding the Costs of Care and Your Health Care Coverage
    Duration: 01h02min | 17/05/2017
  • Trends in Oncology and Treatment Planning: What You Need to Know
    Trends in Oncology and Treatment Planning: What You Need to Know
    Duration: 01h06min | 03/05/2017
  • Managing the Side Effects of Immunotherapy
    Managing the Side Effects of Immunotherapy
    Duration: 01h04min | 15/03/2017
  • Living with Cancer Throughout The Cancer Journey
    Living with Cancer Throughout The Cancer Journey
    Duration: 02h34min | 10/03/2017

    * Novel Cancer Treatments & Supportive Care * The Role of Precision Medicine * Food Insecurity & Cancer Treatments * Cancer Journey Across the Continuum of Care * Site-Specific Cancers & The Adult Life Span * Culturally Diverse Populations * Shared Decision Making Across Cultures * New Models of Patient & Family Centered Care * Communicating with the Health Care Team * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Understanding the Role of Immunotherapy in Treating Cancer
    Understanding the Role of Immunotherapy in Treating Cancer
    Duration: 44min | 08/03/2017
  • Managing Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments
    Managing Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments
    Duration: 01h06min | 06/03/2017

    * Overview of Eye & Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments * Causes & Risk Factors * Discussion of Common Eye & Vision Changes * Tips to Manage Dry Eyes, Watery Eyes, Itching Eyes, Blepharitis, Loss of Eyelashes, Changes in Vision & Field of Vision, Cataracts, Floaters & Flashing Lights * The Role of the Multidisciplinary Team * Tips to Manage Low Vision * How Eye Products May Help You Deal with Eye & Vision Changes * Clinical Trials * How Research Contributes to Your Eye & Vision Care * Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Guidelines for Eye Examinations & Check Ups * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • What Are Biosimilars? Understanding Their Role in Cancer Treatment: Current and Future Perspectives
    What Are Biosimilars? Understanding Their Role in Cancer Treatment: Current and Future Perspectives
    Duration: 01h01min | 01/02/2017

    * Overview and Definition of Biosimilars * The Difference Between Biosimilars and Generic Drugs * How Biosimilars Work and Their Use * Examples of Biosimilars * Implications in Managing the Costs of Cancer Treatment * Clinical Trials: How Biosimilar Research Contributes to Treatment Options * The Benefits of Biosimilars * Current Use in the Care of People Living with Cancer * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team About Biosimilars * Current and Future Perspectives * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing Sensory Disruptions During Cancer Treatments
    Managing Sensory Disruptions During Cancer Treatments
    Duration: 01h13min | 05/12/2016

    * Overview of Sensory Disruptions Related to Cancer Treatments * Vision, Hearing, Taste, Swallowing, Smell, Touch and Balance Disruptions * Causes and Risk Factors * Tips to Deal with Sensory Disruptions * How Health Care Professionals May Help * Clinical Trials * Guidelines for Follow-Up Care * Key Questions to Ask the Health Care Team * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • For Health Care Professionals: Care Coordination for Older Men Living with Cancer
    For Health Care Professionals: Care Coordination for Older Men Living with Cancer
    Duration: 01h03min | 23/08/2016

    * Care Coordination for Older Men Living with Cancer * Managing Co-Morbidities * Key Suggestions for Effective Health Care Communication * Nutrition & Hydration Concerns * The Role of the Pharmacist in Planning Ahead * Follow-Up Appointments & Adherence * Navigating the Changing Health Care Landscape * Tips to Appeal Health Coverage, Insurance & Medicare Denials * Co-Pay, Federal, State & Community Financial Resources * Psychosocial Support to Coordinate Care * Support for the Caregiver * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Precision Medicine in Cancer Treatment
    Precision Medicine in Cancer Treatment
    Duration: 01h19min | 29/06/2016

    * Overview of Precision Medicine * Precision Medicine’s Role in Improving Treatment Decisions & Predicting Response to Treatment * Precision Medicine in the Treatment of Colon Cancer, Lung Cancer, Prostate Cancer & Lymphoma * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Precision Medicine * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Transplantation as a Treatment Option for Blood Cancers
    Transplantation as a Treatment Option for Blood Cancers
    Duration: 58min | 28/06/2016

    * Overview & Types of Transplantation * Transplantation as a Treatment Option for: * Multiple Myeloma * Leukemia * Lymphoma * Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPN) * Guidelines for Transplantation * Searching for a Donor * Follow-Up Care * Practical Tips to Manage Post Treatment Concerns * Graft vs. Host Disease * Clinical Trials * Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing the Costs of Living with Cancer
    Managing the Costs of Living with Cancer
    Duration: 01h03min | 08/06/2016

    * Understanding the Costs of Living With Cancer * Managing the Medical and Indirect Costs of Treatment * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Your Financial Concerns * Understanding the Benefits and Limitations of Your Health Coverage * Tips on Appealing Medical Insurance Claims and Provider Denials * Understanding and Accessing Financial and Co-Pay Assistance Programs * Emotional and Social Impact of the Costs of Treatment and Follow-Up Care * Finding Resources for Financial Help * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing Symptoms and Treatment Side Effects of Multiple Myeloma
    Managing Symptoms and Treatment Side Effects of Multiple Myeloma
    Duration: 58min | 26/05/2016

    * Overview of Symptoms and Treatment Side Effects * Practical Tips to Deal with Fatigue * Controlling Infection * Managing Pain and Discomfort * Reducing Bone Complications * Coping with Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) * Guidelines for Dental Care during Treatment * Tips to Cope with Treatment Induced Neuropathy * Physical Activity and Nutritional Concerns and Tips * Discussing Quality-of-Life Concerns with Your Health Care Team * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Advances in Treating Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting
    Advances in Treating Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting
    Duration: 01h06min | 23/05/2016

    * Causes of Chemotherapy Side Effects * Managing Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea and Constipation * Practical Tips to Deal with Fatigue and Infection Control * Guidelines for Dental Care During Chemotherapy * Managing Mouth Sores and Dry Mouth * Recommendations to Handle Hair Loss * Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Coping with the Stresses of Caregiving When Your Loved One Has Multiple Myeloma
    Coping with the Stresses of Caregiving When Your Loved One Has Multiple Myeloma
    Duration: 59min | 28/04/2016
  • Taking Your Pills on Schedule – Why It Is So Important in Managing Cancer
    Taking Your Pills on Schedule – Why It Is So Important in Managing Cancer
    Duration: 01h01min | 10/02/2016

    * Overview of Cancer Treatments * Definition of Adherence: Taking Your Pills on Schedule * Its Important Role in Managing Cancer * Barriers to Taking Your Pills * Practical Tips to Overcome These Barriers, including Family, Partners and Others * Computer, Tablet and Phone Reminders including Emails, Texts, and Apps * Planning Ahead: Lead Time in Refilling Prescriptions, Weekends, Travel and Holidays * Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Adherence * Reminders from Your Pharmacy and Pharmacist * Clinical Trials on Adherence * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Nutrition and Healthy Eating Tips During and After Cancer Treatments
    Nutrition and Healthy Eating Tips During and After Cancer Treatments
    Duration: 01h04min | 01/02/2016

    * Symptoms and Side Effects that Disrupt Eating * Managing Weight Changes * Coping with Fatigue, Infection Control, Mouth Sores and Dry Mouth * The Role of Exercise * Nutrition and Healthy Eating Tips that Work * Easy to Prepare Foods * Guidelines for Eating Out – During and After Cancer Treatments * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Your Eating Challenges * Finding an Eating Plan that Works for You * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Cancer and the Workplace: Knowing Your Legal Rights
    Cancer and the Workplace: Knowing Your Legal Rights
    Duration: 57min | 10/12/2015

    * Understanding the Meaning of Work * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Your Work * Managing Your Cancer Treatments While Working * Understanding Your Legal Protections in the Workplace: * ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) * FMLA (Family Medical Leave Act) * EEOC (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission) * State and Local Laws * Disclosure and Communication with Co-Workers and Supervisors * Practical Solutions to Address Workplace Challenges * Tips for Creating a Plan to Continue Working * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • What’s New in Managing Blood Clots During Cancer Treatments
    What’s New in Managing Blood Clots During Cancer Treatments
    Duration: 01h02min | 30/10/2015

    * Overview of Cancer Treatments * Discussion of Blood Clots * Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) * Pulmonary Embolism (PE) * Vein Thromboembolism (VTE) * Review of the Risk Factors and Causes * Knowing the Signs and Symptoms * Guidelines to Reduce Recurrence of and Manage Blood Clots * Clinical Trials * Quality-of-Life Concerns * Managing Vacations, Travel and Weekend Trips * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • For Health Care Professionals: Care Coordination for Older Men Living with Cancer
    For Health Care Professionals: Care Coordination for Older Men Living with Cancer
    Duration: 01h20min | 14/07/2015
  • Understanding Diagnostic Technologies and Biomarkers
    Understanding Diagnostic Technologies and Biomarkers
    Duration: 01h33s | 06/05/2015

    - Overview of Diagnostic Technologies and Biomarkers - How These Technologies Improve Treatment Decisions - Why the Molecular Portrait of Cancer is Important - The Role of the Pathologist - Benefits of Diagnostic Technologies, Biomarkers, Precision Medicine and Predicting Response to Treatment - Clinical Trials: How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options - Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team - Quality-of-Life Concerns - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Healthy Eating and Managing Weight Changes During Cancer Treatment
    Healthy Eating and Managing Weight Changes During Cancer Treatment
    Duration: 01h35s | 13/04/2015

    - Overview of Cancer Treatments - What Causes Treatment-Related Changes in Weight - Impact on Lean Body Mass and Strength - Nutritional Concerns - Care of Your Teeth and Gums During Treatment - Coping with Mouth Sores and Dry Mouth - Communicating with Your Health Care Team - Practical Eating Tips and Recommendations - Weight Management Strategies - The Role of Physical Exercise - Clinical Trials - Quality-of-Life and Self Image Concerns - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing the Costs of Living with Cancer
    Managing the Costs of Living with Cancer
    Duration: 01h02min | 04/02/2015

    - Understanding the Costs of Living With Cancer - Managing the Medical and Indirect Costs of Treatment - Talking with Your Health Care Team about Your Financial Concerns - Understanding the Benefits and Limitations of Your Health Coverage - Tips on Appealing Medical Insurance Claims and Provider Denials - Understanding and Accessing Financial and Co-Pay Assistance Programs - Emotional and Social Impact of the Costs of Treatment and Follow-Up Care - Finding Resources for Financial Help - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • For Caregivers: Practical Tips to Cope
    For Caregivers: Practical Tips to Cope
    Duration: 01h35s | 14/11/2014

    - The Role of Caregiver - Caring for the Person with Cancer - Coping with Holidays, Birthdays and Special Occasions - Managing Family, Friends, Partners and Traditions - Long-Distance Caregiving - Self-Care Tips - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Highlights of the Affordable Care Act
    Highlights of the Affordable Care Act
    Duration: 59min | 11/11/2014

    - The Costs of Cancer - The Affordable Care Act in 2014 - Its Major Provisions and Benefits - Elimination of Pre-Existing Condition Denials - Insurance Exchanges - Medicare and Closing the Donut Hole - Medicaid Expansion - Understanding Your Rights: The Appeals Process - Accessing Information - What are Patient Assistance Programs and Co-Pay Foundations? - Linking You to Needed Resources and Information - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing Cancer Pain: What You Need to Know
    Managing Cancer Pain: What You Need to Know
    Duration: 01h57s | 21/03/2014

    - Overview of Acute, Chronic and Breakthrough Pain - Words To Describe Cancer Pain to Your Health Care Team - Barriers to Pain Management - Medications to Treat Cancer Pain - Coping with Side Effects of Pain Management: Constipation, Sleepiness, Nausea - Quality-of-Life Concerns - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Understanding Chemotherapy-Induced Neutropenia: Low White Blood Cell Counts
    Understanding Chemotherapy-Induced Neutropenia: Low White Blood Cell Counts
    Duration: 59min | 21/02/2014

    - Overview of Chemotherapy-Induced Neutropenia - Signs, Symptoms and Complications of Neutropenia - Standard of Care and New Treatment Approaches - Steps You Can Take to Reduce the Risk of Infection - Guidelines for Oral and Dental Care - Managing Cancer Treatments - The Importance of Communicating with Your Health Care Team - Nutrition Concerns and Tips - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Cancer and the Workplace
    Cancer and the Workplace
    Duration: 58min | 06/02/2014

    - Understanding the Meaning of Work - Talking with Your Health Care Team about Your Work - Managing Your Cancer Treatments While Working - Progress in Cancer Treatments and Side Effect Management - Understanding Your Legal Protections in the Workplace: ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act), FMLA (Family Medical Leave Act) and EEOC (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission) - State and Local Laws - Disclosure and Communication with Co-Workers and Supervisors - Practical Solutions to Address Workplace Challenges - Tips for Creating a Plan to Continue Working - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Advances in Treating Chemotherapy-Related Nausea and Vomiting
    Advances in Treating Chemotherapy-Related Nausea and Vomiting
    Duration: 58min | 24/01/2014

    - Causes of Chemotherapy Side Effects - Managing Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea and Constipation - Practical Tips to Deal with Fatigue and Infection Control - Guidelines for Dental Care During Chemotherapy - Managing Mouth Sores and Dry Mouth - Tips to Manage Neuropathy - Recommendations to Deal with Hair Loss - Eating Hints, Nutrition and Hydration Concerns - Check List for Communicating with Your Health Care Team - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Young Adult Survivorship: Fertility, Sexuality and Intimacy
    Young Adult Survivorship: Fertility, Sexuality and Intimacy
    Duration: 01h03min | 28/06/2013

    - Unique Needs of Young Adult Cancer Survivors - Identity, Relationships and Intimacy - Dating - Couples/Partners Dealing with Survivorship - Communicating about Sex - Sexuality and Intimacy - Sex Drive: Ability and Desire - Tips to Deal with Vaginal Dryness and Premature Menopause - Low Desire: How to Get My Groove Back - Body Image: Feeling Improved Sexual Self-Esteem - Fertility Choices and Coping with Infertility - Medical Options for Assisted Pregnancy - Health Maintenance Needs for Young Survivors - Long-Term Follow-Up for Young Adult Cancer Survivors - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Understanding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for People Living with Cancer
    Understanding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for People Living with Cancer
    Duration: 58min | 12/12/2012

    * Overview of Cancer Treatments * Costs of Cancer: Direct Medical Costs, Related Non-Medical Costs, Daily Living Expenses * Overview of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) * Its Key Provisions * Major Benefits of the ACA * Tips for Talking with Your Health Care Team About the ACA * What are Patient Assistance Programs? How They Help * Linking You to Needed Cancer Organizations, Resources and Information * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Helping Cancer Patients and Their Families Cope with the Stresses of Caregiving
    Helping Cancer Patients and Their Families Cope with the Stresses of Caregiving
    Duration: 01h02s | 06/12/2012
  • Managing Post-Treatment Neuropathy
    Managing Post-Treatment Neuropathy
    Duration: 01h24s | 17/07/2012
  • Stress Management for Caregivers: Practical Tips to Cope
    Stress Management for Caregivers: Practical Tips to Cope
    Duration: 01h02min | 29/06/2012

    * Taking on the Role of Caregiver * Caring for the Person with Cancer * Coping with Holidays, Birthdays and Special Occasions * Managing Family, Friends, Partners and Traditions * Long-Distance Caregiving * Self-Care Tips and Suggestions * Overview of Caregiving Resources * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Changing Roles and Responsibilities for Caregivers
    Changing Roles and Responsibilities for Caregivers
    Duration: 58min | 19/06/2012
  • Recapturing Joy and Finding Meaning
    Recapturing Joy and Finding Meaning
    Duration: 26min | 15/05/2012
  • Planning Your Comfort and Care at End of Life
    Planning Your Comfort and Care at End of Life
    Duration: 58min | 10/05/2012

    * Overview of Health Care Decisions and Planning at End-of-Life * Know Your Rights: Making Your Choices Known * What Are Advance Directives? * Health Care Proxy and Living Will * Talking with Your Health Care Team and Loved Ones about Your Wishes * Understanding Palliative Care * Care Settings: Home, Hospital and Hospice * Resources for End-of-Life Care * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Using Mind/Body Techniques to Cope with the Stress of Survivorship
    Using Mind/Body Techniques to Cope with the Stress of Survivorship
    Duration: 56min | 24/04/2012
  • Nutrition, Physical Activity and You: A Guide for People Living With Cancer
    Nutrition, Physical Activity and You: A Guide for People Living With Cancer
    Duration: 58min | 15/11/2011

    * Overview of Cancer Related Weight Changes * Causes of Weight Loss or Weight Gain * Talking to Your Health Care Team about Strategies for Managing Your Weight * Nutritional Concerns and Tips * Benefits of Physical Activity * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Understanding the Important Role of Adherence in the Medical Management of Cancer
    Understanding the Important Role of Adherence in the Medical Management of Cancer
    Duration: 01h02min | 21/09/2011

    * Managing Cancer in the Oncology Setting * Our Evolving Understanding of Adherence * Its Key Role in Managing Cancer and Treatment Side Effects * Research on Adherence and Clinical Trials * Psychosocial Barriers to Adherence * Clinical Interventions to Overcome These Barriers * Teaching Patients and Caregivers to Plan Ahead for Prescription Refills, Travel, Weekends, Holidays and Special Occasions * Recommended Methods to Talk to Patients and Caregivers about Adherence

  • Fear of Recurrence and Late Effects: Living with Uncertainty
    Fear of Recurrence and Late Effects: Living with Uncertainty
    Duration: 58min | 12/07/2011
  • Money Matters: Finding Resources to Manage Cancer Treatment Costs
    Money Matters: Finding Resources to Manage Cancer Treatment Costs
    Duration: 55min | 22/06/2011

    - Medication Costs and Adherence: The Importance of Taking Your Pills on Schedule - The Role of the Interdisciplinary Health Care Team - How to Manage the Costs of Cancer - Survey of the Financial Resources Available - What to Do When Your Claims are Denied: The Appeals Process - How to Access Financial Assistance Programs - Linking You to Needed Resources - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Stress Management for Caregivers: Taking Care of Yourself Physically and Emotionally
    Stress Management for Caregivers: Taking Care of Yourself Physically and Emotionally
    Duration: 01h21s | 14/06/2011

    * Caregiver Perspective * What is Stress? * What Research Tells Us About How Stress Affects the Caregiver: * Physically * Emotionally * What Factors Increase or Decrease Caregiver Stress * Tips to Manage Caregiver Stress * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • The Challenges of Coping with Cancer and Other Health Problems
    The Challenges of Coping with Cancer and Other Health Problems
    Duration: 55min | 01/06/2011

    - Managing Cancer When You Have Other Health Problems - The Impact of Chronic Illness on Cancer Treatment Options - The Importance of Adherence: Taking Your Pills on Schedule - Reducing Harmful Drug Interactions - The Role of Clinical Trials - Communicating with Your Health Care Team - Quality-of-Life Concerns - Creating the Right Care Plan for You - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Weight Changes After Cancer Treatment: Why is it Happening and What Can I Do About It
    Weight Changes After Cancer Treatment: Why is it Happening and What Can I Do About It
    Duration: 01h01min | 10/05/2011

    * Survivor Perspective * Overview of Weight Changes After Cancer Treatments * What Causes These Changes * Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Your Weight Changes * Recommended Lifestyle Modifications * Weight Management Strategies * Dietary Changes that Cancer Survivors Can Make * Practical Eating Tips * Reliable Nutrition Resources * The Importance of Exercise * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Mouth Pain and Discomfort: All You Need to Know About Mouth Sores and Oral Mucositis
    Mouth Pain and Discomfort: All You Need to Know About Mouth Sores and Oral Mucositis
    Duration: 59min | 27/04/2011

    - Overview of Mouth Sores, Mouth Pain and Mucositis - Current Standard of Care and New Treatment Options - Managing Pain and Discomfort - Caring for Mouth Sores, Teeth, Gums and Mouth - Nutritional Concerns and Tips - The Role of Clinical Trials - Communicating with Your Health Care Team About Mucositis - Quality-of-Life Concerns - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Helping Children and Teens Understand When a Parent or Loved One Has Cancer
    Helping Children and Teens Understand When a Parent or Loved One Has Cancer
    Duration: 57min | 20/04/2011

    - Overview of Talking with Children and Teens about Cancer - Five Common Questions Kids Ask - How to Tell Your Kids - How Do Kids Respond - Six Basic Needs of Kids Whose Parent Has Cancer - Tools to Help Kids and Teens Cope - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Chemobrain: The Impact of Cancer Treatments on Memory, Thinking and Attention
    Chemobrain: The Impact of Cancer Treatments on Memory, Thinking and Attention
    Duration: 58min | 12/04/2011

    * Survivor Perspective * Overview of Chemobrain * Cognitive Abilities Affected * Assessment of Memory and Thinking Changes * Neuropsychological Testing * How Cognitive Changes Impact Cancer Survivors' Lives * Other Factors That Affect Memory and Thinking * Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Practical Tips to Improve Attention, Concentration and Memory * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Survivors Too: Communicating With and Among Family, Friends and Loved Ones
    Survivors Too: Communicating With and Among Family, Friends and Loved Ones
    Duration: 58min | 13/07/2010
  • Survivorship and Workplace Transitions
    Survivorship and Workplace Transitions
    Duration: 56min | 22/06/2010
  • Communicating with Your Health Care Team After Treatment: Making the Most of Your Visit
    Communicating with Your Health Care Team After Treatment: Making the Most of Your Visit
    Duration: 01h00s | 18/05/2010
  • Trouble Sleeping? Sleep Better to Feel Better: Tips You Can Use
    Trouble Sleeping? Sleep Better to Feel Better: Tips You Can Use
    Duration: 57min | 13/04/2010
  • Helping Teachers and Educators Support Siblings of Children with Cancer
    Helping Teachers and Educators Support Siblings of Children with Cancer
    Duration: 59min | 08/10/2009

    - How Siblings are Affected by the Pediatric Cancer Experience - Signs to Look For - Academic, Social, Physical and Emotional - Practical Tips For How to Best Support Siblings at School - Accessing Resources - for Parents, Educators and School Counselors - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Understanding Peripheral Neuropathy
    Understanding Peripheral Neuropathy
    Duration: 58min | 16/07/2009

    - Overview of Peripheral Neuropathy - Contributing Factors - Describing Neuropathy to Your Health Care Team - Medications to Treat Discomfort and Pain - How Physical Medicine Contributes to Evaluating Neuropathy - Medical and Rehabilitation Management of Neuropathy - Practical Tips to Cope - Special Care of Your Feet and Nails - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Survivors Too: Family, Friends and Loved Ones - Managing the Fatigue of Caregiving
    Survivors Too: Family, Friends and Loved Ones - Managing the Fatigue of Caregiving
    Duration: 01h04min | 23/06/2009
  • The Importance of Nutrition and Physical Activity
    The Importance of Nutrition and Physical Activity
    Duration: 01h01min | 19/05/2009
  • For Parents, Caregivers and Professionals: Helping Brothers and Sisters of Children Living with Cancer
    For Parents, Caregivers and Professionals: Helping Brothers and Sisters of Children Living with Cancer
    Duration: 01h01min | 14/05/2009

    - How Siblings Are Affected by the Pediatric Cancer Experience - Signs to Look For - Determining Sibling Needs - How to Talk to Siblings About the Cancer Experience - Practical Tips to Support Siblings at Home, School and the Hospital - Accessing Resources for Siblings - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Dental Health During Cancer Treatments
    Dental Health During Cancer Treatments
    Duration: 01h07min | 24/04/2009

    - Overview of Dental Health - Guidelines for Dental Check-Ups - Cleaning and Care Before and During Cancer Treatments - The Role of the Multidisciplinary Team - Managing Mouth Sores and Dry Mouth - The Importance of Clinical Trials - Patient-Dentist-Oncologist Communication - Quality-of-Life Concerns - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing the Stress of Survivorship
    Managing the Stress of Survivorship
    Duration: 01h07s | 14/04/2009
  • Medical Emergencies in Cancer Treatment
    Medical Emergencies in Cancer Treatment
    Duration: 59min | 01/04/2009

    - Medical Emergencies in Cancer Treatment - Deep Vein Thrombosis, Tumor Lysis Syndrome and Infection - Causes, Risk Factors, Signs and Symptoms - Practical Guidelines to Manage Medical Emergencies - Clinical Trials - Communicating with Your Health Care Team - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Balancing Cancer and Careers: Living and Working with Cancer
    Balancing Cancer and Careers: Living and Working with Cancer
    Duration: 01h04min | 12/03/2009

    - Advances in Cancer Treatment and Side Effect Management - Talking with Your Health Care Team - Managing Your Cancer Treatments While Working - Understanding Your Legal Rights in the Workplace - Effective Communication with Co-Workers and Supervisors - Coping with Your Emotions at Work - Practical Solutions to Address Workplace Challenges - Tips for Creating a Plan to Continue Working - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • For Caregivers: Coping with Holidays, Special Occasions and Birthdays, Throughout the Year
    For Caregivers: Coping with Holidays, Special Occasions and Birthdays, Throughout the Year
    Duration: 01h11min | 12/12/2008

    - Taking on the Role of Caregiver - Caring for the Person with Cancer - Coping with Holidays, Special Occasions and Birthdays - Managing Family, Friends, Partners and Traditions - Long-Distance Caregiving - Tips for Taking Care of Yourself - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Survivors Too: Family, Friends and Loved Ones
    Survivors Too: Family, Friends and Loved Ones
    Duration: 01h01min | 24/06/2008
  • Rediscovering Intimacy in Your Relationships Following Treatment
    Rediscovering Intimacy in Your Relationships Following Treatment
    Duration: 01h06min | 13/05/2008
  • The Importance of Communicating with Your Doctor About Follow-Up Care
    The Importance of Communicating with Your Doctor About Follow-Up Care
    Duration: 58min | 22/04/2008
  • Finding Hope and Meaning After Treatment
    Finding Hope and Meaning After Treatment
    Duration: 35min | 19/06/2007
  • My Treatment is Over: Why Do I Feel So Alone and Sad?
    My Treatment is Over: Why Do I Feel So Alone and Sad?
    Duration: 37min | 15/05/2007
  • Neuropathy and Joint Aches: New Post Treatment Challenges
    Neuropathy and Joint Aches: New Post Treatment Challenges
    Duration: 43min | 17/04/2007
  • Managing Your Costs of Recovery
    Managing Your Costs of Recovery
    Duration: 36min | 20/06/2006
  • Balancing Your Needs and Your Role as a Caregiver
    Balancing Your Needs and Your Role as a Caregiver
    Duration: 13min | 13/06/2006
  • Is It My Cancer or Am I Getting Older?
    Is It My Cancer or Am I Getting Older?
    Duration: 09min | 23/05/2006
  • The Bereaved Caregiver in the Workplace
    The Bereaved Caregiver in the Workplace
    Duration: 14min | 10/05/2006
  • Stress Management Tips for Survivors
    Stress Management Tips for Survivors
    Duration: 12min | 25/04/2006
  • The Challenge of Creating Supportive Work Environments for Employees with Cancer and Their Caregivers
    The Challenge of Creating Supportive Work Environments for Employees with Cancer and Their Caregivers
    Duration: 59min | 05/04/2006

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