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Cancer is financially toxic: A cancer doctor tells how to help

A few years ago while seeing cancer patients in clinic, Dr. Yousuf Zafar (right) noticed that patients were asking for less expensive medications and for less frequent doctor visits.  Even patients with health insurance were expressing distress at their growing health care bills. How much does cancer treatment cost? That’s a hard question to answer. These […]