Everyone goes through the eternal shock once the doctor utters the word CANCER. The big ‘C’ ads up to you and you become your cancer. All the stories anyone has ever told you about cancer flow over you. You read everything possible on the internet and believe your searches and sources of knowledge about your cancer. People start addressing you in a concerned way and many would even start treating you as if your cancer is front and center.
You as an individual have full right to take decisions regarding your cancer and cancer treatment. However it is important to know the right information, ask the right questions and check the reliability of the source. Ultimately the best source to know about your cancer is your treating oncologist.
As many questions would be running in your mind and you may be feel blank or confused at times. Here are the few suggestive questions to ask your doctor in order to know about your cancer at the time of diagnosis.
Do know about your cancer but through appropriate sources.