When a cancer patient’s health care team determines that the cancer can no longer be controlled, medical testing and cancer treatment often stop. With hospice, care continues with an emphasis on improving their quality of life and that of their loved ones.
Tips for choosing a doctor or a treatment facility, healthcare options, assistance at home, and hospice care. From National Cancer Institute.
Links to information on cancer treatment methods, specific anti-cancer drugs, and drug development and approval. Research updates, cancer treatment facilities, and other topics are also covered. From the National Cancer Institute.
Support and Treatment Tools such as "guide to Cancer Drugs", "Insurance Resources", "Find a Treatment Center", "Paying for Your Treatment", "Side Effects", and many others from the American Cancer Society.
Become a Hospice Hero
When you make a donation to The Hospice Promise Foundation, 100 percent of your donation goes directly to patients and families in need. Your generosity will make a difference in the life of another, and help ensure his or her final days are spent worry-free, surrounded by loved ones, in the peace and comfort of home.