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Athens Nurse Clinic

http://athensnursesclinic.org/wp/

240 North Avenue , Athens, GA 30601

706-613-6976

The Athens Nurses Clinic is a non-profit health care clinic providing free evaluation, treatment, and education for acute and chronic medical and dental conditions to uninsured low-and-no income residents of Athens-Clarke County and the surrounding communities. The mission of the Athens Nurses Clinic extends far beyond providing medical treatment to patients, focusing heavily on education and disease prevention.

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CONQUER magazine's Guide for Patients with Lung Cancer

https://e.thelynxgroup.com/t/l?ssid=34615&subscriber_id=bjwbttmklxwncpeasyacmoxjjucmbol&delivery_id=bobjbpwtodeyyfuzslasptetpcqjbbj&td=-Har4DB4Zo-D1zdoe3s9jgnT9IItKXxH0aWMjcd9K0GtcfJbIeNoRwzGtrM0FuZgDnatTyWz7daNOP0UpsWAKT-n2JhwnVirpouPgVdvr4s9b-D-4uY8Ba8b

CONQUER: the patient voice is pleased to present this 4-part series of articles on non–small-cell lung cancer, the most frequently occurring type. Written for patients by an oncologist and a nurse practitioner, each of the Patient’s Guides addresses a topic often confronted during the course of therapy: Staging; Treatment; Biomarker Testing; and an Overview of the Lung Cancer Patient Journey. Also included is an easy-to-navigate “road map” that highlights important treatment milestones. The series was written with the financial support of Novartis Pharmaceuticals.

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Eminence Physical Therapy

https://www.eminencept.com/

2321 Henry Clower Blvd., Suite B , Snellville, GA 30078

706-631-1030

Eminence Physical Therapy, LLC is a cash-based physical therapy practice specializing in one-on-one care for cancer rehabilitation and lymphedema treatment. When receiving treatment for cancer or lymphedema, having to attend numerous appointments can be a taxing effort as well as extremely time consuming. Why travel to crowded clinics, have long wait times, or split the amount of time spent with your therapist due to being double-booked when you can receive exceptional care by a doctor in the privacy of your own home or with a private in-clinic appointment!

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Georgia Breast Care

https://www.georgiabreastcare.com/

900 Towne Lake Parkway Suite 312, Woodstock, GA 30189

678-370-0370

With a highly trained and nationally recognized team of physicians and medical professionals, Georgia Breast Care, located in Woodstock, Georgia, has come to be regarded as a leader in providing compassionate and advanced care for breast cancer, breast surgery, and all breast-related disorders. The team specializes in the early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of a wide range of breast-related conditions. With a robust medical team located in the Woodstock area, getting the care you need in a timely and convenient manner has never been easier.

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Good Samaritan Health & Wellness Center

https://www.goodsamhwc.org/

175 Samaritan Drive , Jasper, GA 30143

706-253-4673

The mission of Good Samaritan Health and Wellness Center is to provide quality, compassionate, and complete healthcare for all in an atmosphere of dignity and respect. The Good Samaritan Health & Wellness Center will be a premier Community Health Center accessible to all and dedicated to delivering the highest quality care to the people and communities we serve. The Good Samaritan Health and Wellness Center is a not-for-profit, Community Health Center, which provides health services to our community regardless of ability to pay or insurance status.

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Jasper

https://www.hellojasper.com/

9295523904

Jasper helps you organize your schedule, lists, and needs for your cancer care—all in one place.

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Lighthouse Lymphedema Network

http://www.lighthouselymphedema.org

The Lighthouse Lymphedema Network is a non-profit IRS Section 501(C)(3) organization of individuals who are lymphedema patients, or who have an interest in lymphedema. Our goal is to educate, promote awareness, and provide support for lymphedema patients, the medical community, family and caregivers, insurance companies, the general public, and lymphedema support groups.

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Mercy Care Atlanta

https://mercyatlanta.org/

424 Decatur Street , Atlanta, GA 30312

(678) 843-8600

Mercy Care can be described in many ways with many words, but our soul is best known through personal encounter. Ask a patient, client, staff member, board member or volunteer about Mercy Care. Better still, come see for yourself. Experience our values at work—compassion, commitment to the poor, excellence, integrity, justice, stewardship and reverence for the dignity of each person. We give people hope where before there was no hope. Maybe that’s the best medicine of all. A federally qualified health center and Atlanta’s only healthcare for the homeless program (330h), Mercy Care accepts most insurances plans, Medicare and Medicaid and offers a sliding fee scale based on household income for the uninsured.

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Mesothelioma.com

https://www.mesothelioma.com/

35 Thorpe Avenue Suite 101, Wallingford, CT 06492

1-800-336-0086

Since 1996, Mesothelioma.com has been dedicated to providing the latest medical information on mesothelioma, spreading awareness about the dangers of asbestos exposure and helping victims connect with legal resources.

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ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation

https://www.revitalcancerrehab.com/

(844) 473-8485

ReVital is a groundbreaking rehabilitation program that empowers cancer survivors to live their best lives. Our cancer-trained therapists work hard to help you achieve comprehensive recovery from cancer and its treatments through physical and occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, and cognitive rehabilitation. ReVital currently serves patients in more than 300 locations across nearly 15 states and continues to grow.

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Summit Quest

http://www.mysummitquest.org/

80 Redmond Rd NW , Rome, GA 30165

Since 2007, summit quest has been dedicated to providing support services and meeting the needs of those affected by cancer.  Summit Quest offers youth focus groups, outdoor adventure trips, scholarships, retreats and transportation assistance.

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The Edel Caregiver Institute at Hospice Savannah

https://www.hospicesavannah.org/

1352 Eisenhower Drive , Savannah, GA 31406

912.355.2289

The mission of the Edel Caregiver Institute is to support you, the caregiver, as you support your loved one. No matter the diagnosis or stage of the diagnosis, we are here to offer help with finding resources and provide emotional support throughout your caregiving journey. Our support groups and individual consultations are designed to assist with your unique caregiving needs and concerns. There is no charge to be a part of our open groups offering opportunities to share and be heard, as well as to listen and support. Perhaps you’re not comfortable sharing in a group? We also offer individual consultations at no charge. If you have a concern about your loved one’s dementia behaviors, are looking for assistance finding resources, or would just appreciate a private session with a caregiver consultant we would be honored to walk with you through your caregiver journey.

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The Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support

https://www.piedmont.org/locations/piedmont-athens/loran-smith-cancer-center

1199 Prince Avenue , Athens, GA 30606

706-475-7000

provides volunteer cancer survivors and professional staff members who offer insight and compassion to others on their cancer journey. The center offers information, education and emotional and spiritual support to cancer patients and their families in North Georgia. It serves as a resource for patients before, during and after cancer treatment by providing support groups, individual and family counseling and an educational resource library. Workshops, seminars, and individual classes are offered that address physical side effects of cancer treatment, psychosocial issues, spiritual concerns, complementary therapies and grief issues related to the death of a loved one. Endowed by the Athens Regional Foundation, all of the Center's services are available free of charge.

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Tigerlily Foundation

https://www.tigerlilyfoundation.org/

42020 Village Center Plaza Suite 120-156, Stone Ridge, VA 20105

888-580-6253

Tigerlily Foundation is here to support young women (age 15 – 45) before, during and after breast cancer. Our outreach is focused on the breast cancer community as a whole. This community consists of family, friends, health advocates, physicians, researchers and more. We reach diverse communities, ethnic groups and those who are underserved. From living rooms to classrooms, from board rooms to Capitol Hill, we are there, making a difference.

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TurningPoint Breast Cancer Rehabilitation

http://www.myturningpoint.org/

8010 Roswell Rd #120, Atlanta, GA 30350

770-360-9271

TurningPoint’s clinic provides specialized and evidence-based rehabilitation for women with breast cancer, including physical therapy, exercise, lymphedema management, massage therapy, counseling and nutritional counseling. TurningPoint offers a wide variety of educational programs on topics related to breast cancer survivorship for patients and caregivers. The collaboration of clinical services provides each woman with hope, support and education in an atmosphere of wellness.

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Vinings Massage Therapists

http://viningsmassage.com/

2900 Paces Ferry Rd SE , Atlanta, GA 30339

404-492-8582

Vinings Massage and Wellness offers oncology certified massages to cancer survivors during and post-treatment.

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Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofitthat leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.