Have you also noticed a sharp increase in the number of tweets and other social media posts regarding the importance of early detection in early stage cancers? I noticed a huge rise in mentions of mammography and self exam as tools in the messaging as well. Perhaps it’s my overactive brain looking for data points.
Category: Cancer 411
What an inspiringly awesome graphic about the under appreciated carers. I like the word “carer” far better then caregiver. Carer connotes a choice, not a foist. In United States it seems we bury the carer along with the patient’s cancer, either by the patient becoming disease free or by death. Let’s all take a moment
http://advocates4breastcancer.org This awesome web portal got on my radar in a private “closed” Facebook group for caregivers of and people with metastatic breast cancer. You’ll find everything from links to groups with emotional support resources to the tangible sorts like copay assistance. It’s a bit design challenged, but don’t let the “crayon” drawings fool you