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Exercise and Nutrition Before and After Myeloma Treatment: What You Should Know – Patient Empowerment Network

Exercise and Nutrition Before and After Myeloma Treatment: What You Should Know – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Exercise and nutrition are important components to long-term health for everyone. But as a myeloma patient, are there specific tips for exercising safely? Watch along as experts provide guidance for increasing your overall health.
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Cancer Goes Beyond Your Cells and Into Yourself – Patient Empowerment Network

Cancer Goes Beyond Your Cells and Into Yourself – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Some tips to boost your mental well-being
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Facts About Medicare You Didn’t Know – Patient Empowerment Network

Facts About Medicare You Didn’t Know – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
A lot of confusing misconceptions surround Medicare, luckily we have a guide for you to understand the program and how you can benefit from it.
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Notable News – July 2018 – Patient Empowerment Network

Notable News – July 2018 – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
There is some seriously risky business being reported in July. Check out some of the things that are being linked to a higher risk of cancer in this month's Notable News.
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Coping With Scanxiety: Practical Tips from Cancer Patients – Patient Empowerment Network

Coping With Scanxiety: Practical Tips from Cancer Patients – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Cancer patients often experience anxiety about upcoming scans. Here are some practical tips for how you or a loved one can cope with it
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Show Me the Evidence – Patient Empowerment Network

Show Me the Evidence – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Following medical headlines can be challenging - what can you believe and what should you discount? Read along figure out what’s real, and what’s just a shiny object, when it comes to the evidence behind medical treatments.
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Randy Broad: Voice of the Patient – Patient Empowerment Network

Randy Broad: Voice of the Patient – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Our board member, Randy Broad, was invited by Minority Leader Pelosi to the Capitol building to give a ‘Voice of the Patient’ presentation on the subject of continued coverage of pre-existing conditions.
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Patient Cafe® Multiple Myeloma – June 2018 – Patient Empowerment Network

Patient Cafe® Multiple Myeloma – June 2018 – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Host and Multiple Myeloma patient, Cheri Rineker, leads a panel of Multiple Myeloma patients who have all participated in a clinical trial. The panel discusses what it’s like to join a clinical trial, how they got into a clinical trial, and what it takes to be in a clinical trial.
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Patient Advocacy: Six Steps to Craft a Compelling Message – Patient Empowerment Network

Patient Advocacy: Six Steps to Craft a Compelling Message – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Patient advocacy involves sharing your unique knowledge and experience of a disease or condition with the ultimate aim of raising awareness and influencing people to create a desired change. Marie Ennis-O'Connor's post this month will show you the steps you should take to create a compelling message to get key issues across to your audience.
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ASCO 2018 Lung Cancer Roundtable – Patient Empowerment Network

ASCO 2018 Lung Cancer Roundtable – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Lung cancer experts Dr. Jeffrey Crawford from Duke and Dr. Edward Kim from Levine Cancer Institute speak about key take-aways from this year’s ASCO meeting including immunotherapy updates, newly identified genes, the role of liquid biopsies and specific questions patients/care partners should be asking as the lung cancer landscape continues to evolve.
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Patient Profile: Peter Blaze Corcoran – Patient Empowerment Network

Patient Profile: Peter Blaze Corcoran – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Prostate cancer survivor Peter Blaze Corcoran shares his story and what his disease has taught him.
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ASCO 2018 – Patient Empowerment Network

ASCO 2018 – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Can't attend #ASCO18, but interested in learning more? Follow our blog to learn more.
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Healthy Habits to Help Addiction Recovery – Patient Empowerment Network

Healthy Habits to Help Addiction Recovery – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
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Talking To Your Family About Clinical Trial Decisions – Patient Empowerment Network

Talking To Your Family About Clinical Trial Decisions – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Talking with your family about treatment options, including clinical trials, can raise the emotional temperature. Here's a framework for a discussion guide you can use with your family.
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5 Ways to Relax and Unwind for National Relaxation Day – Patient Empowerment Network

5 Ways to Relax and Unwind for National Relaxation Day – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
National Relaxation Day is coming up on August 15th and we are celebrating this holiday by taking a step back from the fast-paced world we live in to relax and unwind.
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How Can Patients Learn About New Myeloma Treatments? – Patient Empowerment Network

How Can Patients Learn About New Myeloma Treatments? – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
How Can Patients Learn About New Myeloma Treatments? Watch along as experts help you better understand the latest multiple myeloma treatments for patients who are actively seeking the best care available.
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Patient Cafe® CLL – Patient Empowerment Network

Patient Cafe® CLL – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
CLL patient and host, Carol Preston, leads a panel of 5 other CLL patients from around the country to discuss treatment options and living well with their disease.
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Health Insurance and Cancer: Your Mileage (and Coverage) May Vary – Patient Empowerment Network

Health Insurance and Cancer: Your Mileage (and Coverage) May Vary – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
No matter what kind of health coverage plan you have, if you get a cancer diagnosis you’ll quickly discover all the things you’ll have to pay for and how that can affect your treatment decisions.
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Sleep Deprivation Caused By Cancer – Patient Empowerment Network

Sleep Deprivation Caused By Cancer – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Sleep disorders are prevalent in patients with cancer, but why is that? And what can you do about it?
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A Yoga Technique to Increase Relaxation and Reduce Anxiety – Patient Empowerment Network

A Yoga Technique to Increase Relaxation and Reduce Anxiety – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Feeling stressed or overwhelmed? Check out this short video from a certified yoga therapist to feel more relaxed and reduce anxiety.
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Living Well with Lung Cancer: Mind-Body Medicine – Patient Empowerment Network

Living Well with Lung Cancer: Mind-Body Medicine – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
In this Living Well with Lung Cancer video, the experts explore how cancer patients can utilize supportive care therapy tools such as yoga and mindfulness.
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Notable News: June 2018 – Patient Empowerment Network

Notable News: June 2018 – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
There’s a little something for everyone in the news this month. Immunotherapy looks promising for men; lung cancer does not. More women can forego chemo, and African Americans and Latinos have a new warning sign. Preventable cancers are on the rise, but your amount of alcohol consumption might help you change that. There’s a lot of news this month, and it’s all right here so you can pay attention and stay empowered!
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Get Moving: Exercising with Limited Mobility – Patient Empowerment Network

Get Moving: Exercising with Limited Mobility – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Over 53 million American adults live with some type of disability. However, one in eight live with the most common form of disability which is limited mobility. If you are one of those people, here are some exercise ideas.
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Men’s Health Month: 4 Healthy Ways To Get Ready For Summer – Patient Empowerment Network

Men’s Health Month: 4 Healthy Ways To Get Ready For Summer – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
In honor of June being Men's Health Month, here are 4 healthy ways to get ready for summer.
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How To Reduce Cancer-Causing Toxins in Your Home – Patient Empowerment Network

How To Reduce Cancer-Causing Toxins in Your Home – Patient Empowerment Network | Patient Education | Scoop.it
Take a closer look at the some of the environmental factors that can increase the cancer risk and what you can do to reduce these in your own home.
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