Skip to content
CANCER RESOURCES & SUPPORT
The Sarah Cannon Cancer Blog
developed in collaboration with our Sarah Cannon experts
BROWSE THE BLOG
Finances 101: Common Questions on Planning for Your Cancer Journey
Finances 101: Common Questions on Planning for Your Cancer Journey

It is not uncommon for people facing cancer to have questions and concerns about the cost of their treatment. Dawn Deacon, RN, BSN, OCN, ONN-CG, Thoracic Oncology Navigator at Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at HCA Midwest Health, addresses some of the most commonly asked questions about financial needs that patients may have about their treatment. […]

Read More
Enhanced Surgical Recovery Program: Partnering With Your Clinical Care team to Improve Outcomes
Enhanced Surgical Recovery Program: Partnering With Your Clinical Care team to Improve Outcomes

Enhanced Surgical Recovery (ESR) is a proven, research-based partnership in which patients have the ability to take a more active role with their clinical care team and help improve their experience and surgical outcomes. The patient is the most important member of the care team, and ESR focuses on making sure that they are actively […]

Read More
Hormone Therapy & The Treatment of Breast Cancer
Hormone Therapy & The Treatment of Breast Cancer

What Are Hormones? Hormones are chemical messengers that regulate specific functions in the body, such as reproduction. Hormones are produced by many glands in the body and enter the bloodstream, where they travel to other tissues. What Is Hormone Therapy & Who Can Benefit From It? Hormone therapy is used in cancer treatment to increase or […]

Read More
11 Tips for Nutrition During Your Cancer Journey
11 Tips for Nutrition During Your Cancer Journey

When you are fighting or recovering from cancer, nutrition can be one of the most important parts of your journey. Eating a well-balanced diet before, during and after treatment may help you feel better, maintain your strength and expedite your recovery. Here are 11 tips for nutrition during your cancer journey: Eat Small, Frequent Meals […]

Read More
Lung Cancer Surgery: Understanding Your Options
Lung Cancer Surgery: Understanding Your Options

If you are someone you know has been diagnosed with lung cancer, it is important to understand the treatment options available to you. For early stage lung cancers, surgery is most often the recommended treatment. Depending on the stage of lung cancer, tumor location, and patient’s lung fitness, different operative procedures may be discussed. Common […]

Read More
More Resources