The annual excess economic burden of cancer survivorship, among recently diagnosed cancer survivors, was $16,213 per survivor age 18 to 64, and $16,441 per survivor age 65 and older (from… [ Get More Details ]
Around 59 percent of cancer patients in active treatment, 33 percent of survivors, and 64 percent with advanced/metastatic/terminal disease experience pain.
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In one study, 42 percent of participants reported a significant financial burden. As a result:
68 percent cut back on leisure activities
46 percent reduced spending on food and clothing
46 percent… [ Get More Details ]