Author Archives: Sarah Vammen

CSC is featured in The Wall Street Journal

Launched in 2012, the Cancer Support Community at Greenville Health System is CSC’s first hospital partnership. There are currently 14 million cancer survivors living in the  United States, and by 2022 there will be an estimated 18 million survivors. The … Continue reading

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Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Empowering listeners to live well with cancer

From the Affordable Care Act, to finding the silver linings in cancer, to playing video games, it has been an exciting time to tune in Frankly Speaking About Cancer. Hosted by Kim Thiboldeaux, CSC’s President and CEO, and airing every … Continue reading

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Giving Tuesday: A day to help those affected by cancer

This year as we pour endless energy and effort into planning Black Fridayshopping strategies and hunting for the best online deals on Cyber Monday, we should also remember another day—a day focused on giving rather than receiving. Giving Tuesday is a … Continue reading

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Breast cancer tests more than just physical strength

Breast cancer is much more than just the physical. Breast cancer (and any other type of cancer) can also mean emotional distress, fear and uncertainty about the future, grief and financial stress. A USA Today article published last week explains the emotional toll … Continue reading

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Navigating cancer drug shortages

Drug Shortages continue to affect the health care industry, particularly the cancer community, with the problem expected to worsen this year.  These shortages include antibiotics and chemotherapy drugs used by those currently living with cancer and longer term cancer survivors. According … Continue reading

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