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Patients + Caregivers
Thirty years ago, getting melanoma would have been a different story. I thank my lucky stars I got referred to the right people at the right place to help me beat this.
Ten years ago, I wouldn’t have lived as long as I have. I’m healthy and enjoying my family. I feel so fortunate.
People come up and give me hugs. I have had people come up and pray with me. I’ve even had people pray on me. It all meant something. It was a fantastic experience.
At Dignity Health – Cancer Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, support for patients and caregivers comes in many forms, including a range of support groups and classes.
Diet can have a tremendous impact on overall improvement and is just one of the many components offered through our lifestyle services
Our expert staff can provide assistance navigating the costs and insurance coverage of cancer care
Our support programs can help our patients and their families cope with the challenges of a cancer diagnosis.