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survivorship

(sŭr-vī′vŏr-ship″)
1. The condition or state of being a survivor.
2. Living with cancer or long-term illness.
3. In law, the right of a person who survives a partner or joint owner to take over ownership of e.g., an insurance policy after the death of the other joint owner.
4. The likelihood or probability of surviving or living to a certain age.
5. The age one lives or survives to; longevity.
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The supplement, "Addressing Cancer Survivorship through Public Health Research, Surveillance, and Programs," concludes that concrete plans are needed to ensure that the U.
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She carries out a health needs assessment, and forms a comprehensive survivorship plan tailored to each patient's individual needs.
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4) However, according to a Canadian report, the proportional investment in prostate and bladder cancer survivorship research is well below what would be expected given the disease burden and there was notably no investment in kidney cancer survivorship.
Survivorship life insurance is a powerful tool to help clients achieve legacy and estate planning goals, and Lincoln s latest solution makes our survivorship portfolio one of the most comprehensive in the industry, providing a broad selection of needs-based options, said Mike Burns, Senior Vice President, Life Solutions, Lincoln Financial Group.
Although the hardcopy form is available from the agency's National Cancer Survivorship Initiative, the NHS continues to test the care plan and simultaneously is finalizing an electronic version planned for release next year, Dr.
This is the third cancer survivorship programme and follows two other schemes for breast cancer and gynaecological cancer patients.
We proudly make this donation to Survivorship NOW knowing it will directly benefit cancer survivors in our community.
LiveStrong Day also encourages community members across the globe to celebrate survivorship and raise awareness about the fight against cancer.
Helping patients with this phase of their cancer treatment - their survivorship - is a relatively new area of cancer care, but one that is incredibly important.
Aviva's new Survivorship Builder life insurance product combines protection for more than one person on a single policy.

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