LGBT Cancer — Survivor Tips — Tip 3

By on Sunday, June 1st, 2008

No. 3: Get a second opinion.
We wouldn’t buy the first computer or cellphone we looked at. Shop around
when your life is at stake. I got second opinions on all of my cancers.  You are the “decider,” when all is said and done.  AND, you are the one who,ultimately, will live with the consequences of your treatment choices.

One of ten tips from Hamilton Jordan, the former White House chief of staff for President Jimmy Carter, a well-known force in the health community. During the past 24 years he battled four different forms of cancer and urged cancer patients to empower themselves with information.

Categories : LGBT Cancer, Prevention

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