There are many resources available for better understanding. BCAN provides patient tip sheets, educational programs such as webinars and videos, helpful links for more information, a glossary of terms and answers to frequently asked questions.
|View this video series featuringsurvivors discussing life after .|
|The Patient Insight Webinar Series is led by experts in the field and explores click here.topics in depth. Each live webinar includes a Q&A session. Webinars are archived and can be accessed by the public 24/7. To view past webinars or find upcoming sessions,|
|“Conversations: Let’s Talk About View the videos here.” asks the questions that patients or caregivers may be reluctant to ask. The talk show format videos are hosted by Diane Zipursky Quale, BCAN President and Co-Founder. Current topics include sexual function, fear of recurrence, and the proper use of BCG.|
|BCAN Connection is an information and referral line staffed fully by BCAN volunteers. The phone line provides practical information and resources in the local community to assistpatients and their loved ones. To access the program, call 1-888-901-2226 (BCAN) ext. 207.|
|Survivor2Survivor connects newly diagnosed patients with another survivor who has undergone similar treatment. The volunteer survivors provide their firsthand account of life with adiagnosis. To access the program, call 1-888-901-2226 (BCAN) ext. 207.|
|BCAN’s online community hosted by Inspire is a great resource for patients and loved ones. Members can anonymously ask questions and connect with other impacted by a To access the community click here.diagnosis.|
|Join BCAN’s Patient Survey Network to share your ideas about the most important topics of research in
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|There are more than 250,000 of “click here.Basics for the Newly Diagnosed” in print. Patients and loved ones can request a copy or instantly download the handbook. Medical professionals can bulk order free copies but must pay shipping and handling. To access the handbook,|
Information about what it’s like to experience different procedures and treatments for Click here to see the Patient Tip Sheets., from a patient perspective. These tips include things other patients wished they had known before starting a procedure, suggestions for coping after a procedure, and questions a patient might want to ask the doctor.
Locate a support group in your own community. Click here to view a list of independent support groups across the U.S.
Find more resources on information about click here.symptoms and treatment options as well as support services for cancer survivors. To see helpful links
Find definitions for some commonly used terms associated with click here.. To see the glossary
Read answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about click here.. To see the frequently asked questions