Life after Cancer Treatment: Facing Forward: Facing Forward

Life after Cancer Treatment: Facing Forward: Facing Forward

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Overview

Life After Cancer Treatment: Facing Forward is a booklet for people who have completed cancer treatment. This booklet covers your new normal, getting follow-up medical care and how to talk with your doctor, following a survivorship care plan, ways to manage physical changes, body changes and intimacy issues, coping with your feelings, and going back to work.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780160947568
Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Publication date: 07/18/2018
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 41
Sales rank: 347,376
File size: 932 KB

About the Author

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the federal government's principal agency for cancer research and training. NCI leads, conducts, and supports cancer research across the nation to advance scientific knowledge and help all people live longer, healthier lives. NCI is part of the National Institutes of Health, the nation's medical research agency and a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Table of Contents

Congratulations on Finishing Your Cancer Treatment
     What Is “Normal” After Treatment?
Getting Follow-up Medical Care
     What Is Follow-up Care?
     Which Doctor Should I See Now? How Often?
     A Survivor’s Wellness Plan
     Talking With Your Doctor
     Questions About Your Follow-up Plan
     Guidelines for Follow-up Care
Ways To Manage Physical Changes
     Fatigue
     Memory and Concentration Changes
     Pain
     Nervous System Changes (Neuropathy)
     Lymphedema or Swelling
     Mouth or Teeth Problems
     Changes in Weight and Eating Habits
     Trouble Swallowing
     Bladder or Bowel Control Problems
     Menopause Symptoms
Body Changes and Intimacy
Your Feelings
Social and Work Relationships
Reflection
Appendix
     Financial and Legal Matters
     Resources
     Learning To Relax

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