1. Lodging & Transportation Resources for Cancer Survivors

    By Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN, Licensed Dietitian and Nutritionist; Certified Diabetes Educator, PearlPoint Cancer Support As part of cancer treatment, you may make frequent trips to your cancer treatment center for appointments and treatment. If your treatment center isn’t close to home, this may mean extra transportation and lodging expenses. Many resources are available to cancer patients to help cover the costs of travel for treatment. The first step is to talk to your healt...

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  2. Attention Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients and Caregivers!

    We are excited to announce a new feature in LLS Community for patients with Hodgkin lymphoma. To ensure that you have up-to-date information about treatment and care options, we will be providing you with summaries of the latest research findings from highly respected medical journals. To see these articles, please make sure you “follow” the Hodgkin Lymphoma group. If you already follow the Hodgkin Lymphoma group, there is no action needed. The articles are published in collaboration wit...

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  3. 21st Century Cures Act Victory

    As Vice President of LLS’s Office of Public Policy, Bernadette O’Donoghue leads strategic public policy development at the federal and state levels, providing input from patients to help improve access to care and accelerate cures. This week was a monumental victory for cancer patients. The 21st Century Cures Act, which will significantly speed access to new lifesaving therapies, was signed into a law. Now, cancer patients, survivors and their families are closer to improved diagnosti...

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