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Online Health Chat: Managing Cancer Treatment Side Effects



If you or a loved one is undergoing cancer treatment, you should join us on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 12pm for a free, online chat session discussing management of side effects from chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy. Side effects including, nausea, fatigue, skin changes, hair loss and sexual changes can seriously affect a patients well being.  Dr. Carolyn Horowitz, Medical Director Radiation Oncology and Dr. Trina Poretta, Medical Director Cancer Program will be online answering your questions free and anonymously.

Can't make this date?  Follow the link below, click "enter the event" and submit your questions ahead of time.  Your questions will be answered by the physician during the live session, and you may view the answer in the chat archive at any time!

Click here to participate.

Key Patient Contacts

Louise M. Baca RN MSN - Cancer Center Administrator
856-218-5321

Eric Gonzalez, RN, OCN - Nurse Navigator
Appointment scheduling and treatment navigation.
856-218-5324

Abigale Hassel, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C - Social Worker
Patient support and information.
856-218-5322

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Upcoming Classes

HOPE - Helping Oncology Patients Exercise - 11/24/2014
Open to adult cancer patients of all ages and fitness levels. Research suggests exercise can help cancer patients reduce pain, nausea, anxiety and fatigue, improve ability to perform daily activities and enhance mood.

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Well-Being Yoga - Afternoon - 11/25/2014
Yoga, which increases flexibility, range of motion and strength, may bring additional benefits both during and after cancer treatments. When tension is released, energy flows more easily in the body, allowing participants to experience a sense of well-being.

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