Cool Tools for Patients, Survivors and Friends
The Lung Cancer Navigator
, developed by the Lungevity Foundation, allows users to record symptoms, take notes and keep a list of questions to ask health care providers. The app also provides links to the latest medical and treatment information.
Keep track of side effects with the Cancergraph
app, developed by Malecare Inc. By charting daily experiences, cancer survivors obtain detailed information about their progress, which they can share with caregivers and their health care team. The app also allows patients to make their data available to cancer researchers and to be matched with appropriate clinical trials.
HER2-positive breast cancer survivors can learn more about their cancer with the new 4HER Patient Support
app, developed by Genentech. Survivors also can use the app to share information and get support from other breast cancer patients.