Cancer Q&A: My Mom Is Having a Biopsy; What Should She Expect?

Cancer Q&A: My Mom Is Having a Biopsy; What Should She Expect?

The following information is provided by the Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge and was published by The Advocate. My mother is going to have a biopsy soon, and I am very nervous for her. What does it entail? A biopsy is one of the diagnostic tests a doctor may use to analyze suspicious cells. The […]

Cancer Q&A: Are Support Groups Good For Everyone Dealing With Cancer?

Cancer Q&A: Are Support Groups Good For Everyone Dealing With Cancer?

The following information is provided by the Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge and was published by The Advocate. Research shows that involvement in support groups can help improve a cancer patient’s quality of life as well as his or her perception of pain and mood. The structured environment of a support group allows for meaningful […]