Jefferson University Hospitals

Scanxiety: Coping with the Stress of Undergoing a Cancer Screening

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If you are experiencing an overwhelming sense of fear and worry before, during and after your cancer scans, you are not alone. This workshop will discuss "scanxiety" – an uneasiness associated with waiting for the results of cancer scans.

We will provide proven tips and strategies for managing your fear of cancer screening. Your loved ones are also encouraged to attend.

Registration Instructions:

To register for a program or to learn how to attend a program virtually, please call 215-955-1800 or email

Zoom link to join online:

Dates Offered:

Monday, February 24, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Cancer Support and Welcome Center

914 Chestnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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