Webinars

Upcoming Webinar: Managing Lung Cancer Symptoms and Improving Quality of Life

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Date/Time
Wednesday, August 8
12 – 1 pm ET

Featured Presenter
Andy Esch, MD, MBA

Webinar Description
If you or a loved one is living with lung cancer, you already know there can be difficult side effects and symptoms caused by the disease and its treatment.  Many linger and persist afterwards as well.

Symptoms and side effects can interfere with quality of life, daily life, and activities. They can even make it difficult to continue with the recommended course of treatment.  But there are ways to manage these challenges to make sure that you and your family live life to the fullest from the time of diagnosis onward. Join us for a free Webinar to learn more!

Who Should Attend
Anyone with lung cancer, and their caregivers

About the Presenter
Dr. Esch is medical education consultant to the Center to Advance Palliative Care. A palliative care specialist, Dr. Esch focuses on improving the quality of life for patients and their families as they face serious illness. Dr. Esch earned his medical degree from the University of Buffalo.

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Webinar: Living with Kidney Disease: Pain and Itch, and the Role of Palliative Care

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Recorded: Tue, May 15, 2018, 1:00 PM ET

Featured Presenter: Dr. Jennifer Scherer, MD, Division of Palliative Care and the Division of Nephrology at NYU School of Medicine in New York City

If you or a loved one is living with serious kidney disease, you might be struggling with symptoms such as pain and itchiness.  Read more … Read More

Webinar: How to Improve Your Quality of Life by Managing Fatigue

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Recorded:
Wed, Feb 28, 2018 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST

Featured Presenter:
Andrew E. Esch, MD, MBA

Webinar Description:
If you or a loved one has a serious illness, it might include feeling easily tired, unable to do everyday tasks, or stay focused. You may feel weak or even forgetful.  Fatigue is one of the most common symptoms in people with a serious illness, but it is often not recognized by doctors.  … Read More

How to Manage Nerve Pain and Improve your Quality of Life

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Recorded Thursday, October 19, 2017
7:00-8:00 PM (ET)

Featured Presenter:
Andrew E. Esch, MD, MBA

Webinar Description:
Whether nerve pain is related to cancer, diabetes, kidney or other diseases, an accident or injury, it can take a toll when severe and persistent. Symptoms may include burning, tingling, sharp or stabbing pain, or a combination of these sensations. Sometimes the pain is there all the time, sometimes it comes and goes. It can even cause depression and anxiety. … Read More