Multiple Myeloma CancerCare Connect Education Workshops show

Multiple Myeloma CancerCare Connect Education Workshops

Summary: 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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Podcasts:

 Managing Cancer Pain: What You Need to Know | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:00:57

- 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 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:59:51

- 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

 Understanding Chemotherapy-Induced Neutropenia: Low White Blood Cell Counts | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:59:51

- 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

 Understanding Chemotherapy-Induced Neutropenia: Low White Blood Cell Counts | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:59:51

- 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 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:58:45

- 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

 Cancer and the Workplace | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:58:45

- 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

 Cancer and the Workplace | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:58:45

- 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 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:58:21

- 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

 Advances in Treating Chemotherapy-Related Nausea and Vomiting | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:58:21

- 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

 Advances in Treating Chemotherapy-Related Nausea and Vomiting | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:58:21

- 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

 Update from the 2013 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:04:01

- Overview of Blood Cancers - New Research Presented at ASH - Disease-Specific Treatment Updates (Leukemia, Multiple Myeloma, Lymphoma) - The Role of Clinical Trials - Talking with Your Health Care Team About Your Treatment Options - Quality-of-Life Concerns - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

 Understanding the Affordable Care Act in 2013: What’s New | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:03:02

- Overview of Cancer Treatments - Costs of Cancer: Direct Medical Costs, Related Non-Medical Costs, Daily Living Expenses - Discussion of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) - Its Key Provisions and Major Benefits - Health Insurance Exchanges - Medicare - Medicaid Expansion - The Appeals Process - The Importance of Talking with Your Health Care Team about the Affordable Care Act - What Are Patient Assistance Programs? How Do They Help? - Linking You to Needed Cancer Organizations, Resources and Information - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

 Managing Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments: A Guide for People Living with Cancer | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 0:59:20

- Overview of Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments - Causes and Risk Factors - Discussion of Common Eye and Vision Changes - Tips to Manage Dry Eyes, Loss of Eyelashes, Changes in Vision and Field of Vision, Floaters and Flashing Lights - The Role of the Multidisciplinary Team - Oncologist, Ophthalmologist, Occupational & Low Vision Rehabilitation Therapist and Orientation & Mobility Therapist - How Eye Products Can Help You Cope with Eye and Vision Changes - Clinical Trials - How Research Contributes to Your Eye Vision Care - Communicating with Your Health Care Team - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

 My Cancer Circle™: A Support Network for Caregivers | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:02:18

My Cancer Circle™: A Support Network for Caregivers

 My Cancer Circle™: A Support Network for Caregivers | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:02:18

My Cancer Circle™: A Support Network for Caregivers

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