Patient Quality of Life Actions

Idaho

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Idaho

We're looking for cancer patients, survivors and family members willing to share their pill or liquid chemo experience. Sharing your story can help other Idahoans get access to their doctor recommended chemotherapy.

Ohio

Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious illnesses like cancer, and is focused on providing patients with relief from the pain and stress of a serious illness. Tell your State Senator to support Palliative Care legislation in Ohio.

Virginia

Cancer patients rely upon their doctors to help them determine the best course of treatment. You can help to ensure that cancer patients and their doctors are able to determine the best course of treatment, rather than allowing the insurance company to make this decision, by sending a message to...

With more than half of all U.S. Representatives supporting our legislation, we have the votes, Now, we need to push Congress to vote on our bill.

See how much you know (and even a learn a little) with our fun quiz hosted by superstar volunteer George Blough.

Oklahoma

Save the Date for Monday, April 16, 2018. Event begins at 9:30 am Embassy Suites Oklahoma City Downtown Medical Center 741 North Phillips Avenue Oklahoma City, OK 73104 Join other cancer advocates at the Oklahoma State Capitol as we make cancer a legislative priority. ACS CAN will be working to...

We need to improve the quality of life for cancer patients both during treatment and into survivorship. And we know one way to do it. How?

South Dakota

Palliative care improves the quality of life for cancer patients and their families by treating the person as well as the disease, at any age and any stage in treatment. We need South Dakota lawmakers to create a state advisory committee on palliative care to improve access to this kind of care.

Kansas

In Kansas this year, 14,530 people will be diagnosed with cancer. Let's support them in their fight with legislation to improve their quality of life.