Posts By: Bob Riter

Bob Riter

A Health Professional in the Family

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Sooner or later, someone in your family will be diagnosed with cancer. If you’re a doctor, nurse, scientist, or other health professional, you may feel obligated to help that person navigate through the decisions that need to be made.



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Getting Second Opinions

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Cancer guidebooks are full of grandiose suggestions like “assemble a team of experts,” but most people don’t know where to begin.



Don’t Go Alone When the Diagnosis is Cancer

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It’s important to have someone with you at doctor’s appointments when you’re dealing with a cancer diagnosis.



Adjusting to the New Normal

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“The new normal” is a phrase used to describe how life changes for some people who have been through cancer.