Items Tagged ‘anxiety’

May 31st, 2016

Meditation versus Pain, Anxiety, and Fatigue during Breast Cancer Biopsy

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By Helen Young Elsewhere in breast cancer news, meditation has been found to reduce symptoms of anxiety, tiredness, and pain for women having a breast cancer biopsy. Image-guided needle biopsies are highly efficient at diagnosing breast cancer, yet they can be painful and can cause a range of emotions that result in anxiety – everything […]

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Tags: anger, anxiety, biopsies, Breast Cancer, fear, meditation, News, Yoga


April 7th, 2016

Financial Distress Associated with Mortality in Cancer Patients

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Severe financial distress that requires filing for bankruptcy after a cancer diagnosis appears to increase mortality among cancer patients. These results were recently published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Treatment for cancer can be associated with overwhelming expenses. Not only can the actual treatments for cancer carry a high price-tag, but other associated variables can […]

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Tags: All Cancer Types, anxiety, bankruptcy, cancer diagnosis, difficulty, distress, finance, money, News, Types of Cancer