Cancer Patient Resources - Terre Haute Regional Hospital | Terre Haute, IN

Cancer Patient Resources

The American Cancer Society | The National Cancer Institute

Radiation Therapy

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Demonstrating IMRT, the newest radiation technology, you can see how radiation methods have improved! Watch as strategically placed beams are applied to cancerous tumors.

Cancer InDepth

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Treatment information on 21 types of cancer; explaining side effects of cancer treatment, such as anemia, nausea, neutropenia along with tips for managing them. Read the inspiring stories written by cancer survivors.

Informational Guide to Breast Cancer

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If you, a friend, or a family member has been recently diagnosed with breast cancer, read through this Guide, which includes questions to ask your doctor, tips on informing your family and how to support your loved ones.

A Guide to Lymphedema

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If you have had gynecological, melanoma, prostate or kidney cancer in combination with inguinal node dissection and often radiation therapy, you are at risk. With proper education and care, lymphedema can be avoided.

Exercise Guide for Cancer Patients

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Carefully monitored exercise may be beneficial to cancer patients by reducing fatigue and improving quality of life. Utilize the helpful tips, articles and progress charts.