Archive for January, 2015

Tips For Going Back To Work After Cancer

Tips For Going Back To Work After Cancer 1. Ease back into your routine by following your style. If you are a naturally talkative person, then it might be best for you to update your co-workers and boss on how you’re doing. If you are more of a private person, let them know that you’re

Managing Sleep Problems During Cancer

Managing Sleep Problems During Cancer Sleep problems are often related to the actual side effects of your cancer treatment rather than the treatment itself. “For example, wakefulness is a possible side effect of some medications to control nausea and of corticosteroids (prednisone, dexamethasone).” Resting during the day because of fatigue or pain medications can alter

Tips for Traveling With Cancer

Tips for Traveling With Cancer Cancerandcareers.org provides the below recommendations for traveling with cancer. “Throughout your experience with cancer you will have reason to travel, perhaps for treatment itself, and probably for work and pleasure too. The good news is that many cancer patients are able to travel comfortably and safely as long as they

CCC Proud to Announce Arrival of Dr. Justin Markow

CCC Proud to Announce Arrival of Dr. Justin Markow Coastal Cancer Center officials announce today the addition of Dr. Justin Markow to its growing medical oncology and hematology team. He will provide medical care to patients in the Myrtle Beach and Conway offices. Dr. Markow received his undergraduate degree from SUNY Stony Brook, in Stony

January Recognizes Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

January Recognizes Cervical Cancer Awareness Month This month we focus our attention on cervical cancer awareness. Cervical cancer is the 2nd most common type of cancer among women worldwide with an estimated 12,000 diagnosed in the United States each year. “Half of the women diagnosed with the disease are between 35 and 55 years of