Getting diagnosed with cancer is a scary and overwhelming experience for anyone. You’re suddenly face-to-face with the unknown and don’t know what the future will hold. But, with the support from family, friends and Dr. Eric Karp, you can find the strength you need to fight this disease.
Lean on Your Support System
As your cancer journey begins, lean on your loved ones as much as possible. You don’t have to go through cancer alone. Your family and friends want to be there for you, whether that’s offering a shoulder to cry on or doing what they can to put a smile on your face. In-person and online support groups, as well as counseling, are also available. There’s also transportation and financial resources to help offer logistical support should you need it. If you’re interested, Dr. Karp can help connect with the resources you need.
In addition to family, you’ll always have Dr. Karp and his staff to support you through every step of the process. Over the years, they’ve offered hope to thousands of patients with their warm, family-friendly care, free concierge service and medical expertise.
Trusted Online Resources
There’s a lot of information about cancer circulating the web. As you research and gather information, it’s important to make sure you’re getting the right information. Dr. Eric Karp and his team have put together a list of websites that offer the most reliable, accurate and up-to-date information. Below, you can find resources on a variety of topics, ranging from radiation therapy for cancer to caregiver support and anything else you might need. The more you know, the better prepared you’ll feel as you start treatment.
Support When and Where You Need It
Remember, you and your caregivers are welcome to meet with Dr. Eric Karp anytime. He’ll be happy to address any concerns you have and answer your questions. The team at Rahway Regional Cancer Center isn’t just here to offer cancer treatment, but to offer mental and emotional support, as well. Contact us today at (732) 382-5550 to speak directly with our caring staff.