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Sixty Percent1 of Lymphoma Patients Go Online to Find Medical Information - and It May Not Be Right


Mississauga, Canada, May 10, 2017 –
A recent Lymphoma Coalition global patient survey indicates that after the initial visit to the doctor, 43% of patients did not understand the characteristics of their particular lymphoma subtype, of which there are over 60.  Without this knowledge, patients may not receive the right information pertaining to their subtype that can hinder therapy choices, obtain proper support materials and their ability to research the subtype online.

Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients Suffer from Isolation and Depression


Lyfe App Provides Support for Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients

Mississauga, Canada, 05/23/2017 – Results from a recent Lymphoma Coalition global patient survey indicate that concerns about body image, depression, and changes in relationships and have been major issues for lymphoma patients. Most have been suffering much more significantly from every psychosocial impact raising questions as to whether or not lymphoma patients are getting enough proactive support during the treatment process.

 

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