LCAM: Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Hug a lung cancer survivor this month (and every other month)!

Julie Lanford Clients & Family

When it comes to preventing lung cancer, many people think it’s a simple prescription: Don’t smoke. While there’s no question that smoking is the most influential risk factor for developing lung cancer, most people diagnosed with lung cancer are former smokers, or never smokers. Facing a lung cancer diagnosis is scary for patients and their families and friends. Often, rather than …

Supporting Someone Through Cancer: What to Say, What Not to Say.

Julie Lanford Clients & Family

How to talk about cancer can be very touchy. If you’re the person facing a diagnosis, you want to communicate the right information without giving too much information. You want to be honest, but also not scare your loved ones. Tips for those who have been diagnosed can be found in our article here. For caregivers and friends, sometimes you don’t …

When You are Diagnosed: Communicating with Friends and Family.

Julie Lanford Clients & Family

How to talk about cancer can be very touchy. If you’re the person facing a diagnosis, you want to communicate the right information without giving too much information. You want to be honest, but also not scare your loved ones. For caregivers and friends, sometimes you don’t know what to say. You have your own emotions about it but don’t …

APRIL Survive&Thrive! Wellness Programs at Cancer Services

Julie Lanford Clients & Family

CLICK HERE for our Online Calendar of Events CLICK HERE for our Facebook Page April Special Events: Ask the Cancer Dietitian Q& A Session: Thur. Apr. 9 – 11am. Bring your questions to get answered by our board certified specialist in oncology nutrition. Caregivers are welcome. Meets at Cancer Services. Email us or call 336-760-9983 to reserve a spot. Survivorship …

Survive & Thrive March E-Newsletter!

Willonda Thomas Clients & Family

March Special Events: Ask the Cancer Dietitian Q& A Session: Thur. March. 12 – 11am. Bring your questions to get answered by our board certified specialist in oncology nutrition. Caregivers are welcome. Meets at Cancer Services. Email us or call 336-760-9983 to reserve a spot. Survivorship Seminar: Honoring the Caregivers Journey. Thur. Mar. 26 – 6pm – Meets at Cancer Services.  Email us or …

Western Piedmont Speak Easy Club

Julie Lanford Clients & Family

Western Piedmont Speak Easy Club A Laryngectomy Resource and Support Group We meet the first Sunday of each month at 3:00PM Derrick L Davis Novant Cancer Center Conference Room 1010 Bethesda Road Winston Salem NC 27103 We are located just off Interstate 40 and next to Novant Medical Center We are a club for laryngectomees, their families and caregivers. We not only …