According to the Centers for Disease Control, heart disease and cancer are the top two causes of death in the United States. Healthy survivorship means that cancer survivors need to be aware that many years after cancer is completed, lifesaving cancer treatments - including chemotherapy and radiation therapy - may be at the root of future heart disease and heart attacks.
Who is watching you? How are treatment-related effects on your heart monitored? What do you need to know? When do you need to know it?
Empower yourself with information.
Come with questions…leave with answers!
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