Posts Tagged: diagnosis

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.



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.



Parking Lot Moment

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You’re initially stunned when you hear the words, “You have cancer.” Your brain freezes and things are a blur for at least a few minutes.



My Diagnosis

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Guest blog by Jeongwoo Seo. Jeongwoo was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoid Leukemia (ALL) during his freshman year of high school.