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Smart Patients app connects cancer patients to share care experiences

Nine years ago, Georgia Jones was diagnosed with adrenal cancer, a rare disease that strikes an estimated one in a million Americans. Since then, she has been an active volunteer at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute, where she leads an expressive art class for patients, survivors and caregivers. But she had never come in contact with someone who also had adrenal cancer until she was connected to Smart Patients, an online community that allows patients and loved ones to communicate with others who have shared their experiences. Read more

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