Comfort Wigs, ETC states its
ongoing mission in educating new cancer patients on what to expect during
their treatment. Coping With Hair Loss from Chemotherapy Radiation
Alopecia or Trichotillomania
We provide high quality wigs,
breast forms and bras, human hair wigs, hats, turbans, and scarves for
alopecia and cancer chemotherapy hair loss patients.
Nice things our 'clients turned friends' have written
"Don Seal may be one of the few
hair stylists whose work is covered by health insurance". An article in
the local newspaper in October 2002
Insurance & Wigs
Healthcare networks Comfort Wigs, ETC can bill for your
wigs and mastectomy products.
Everything you want to know
about wigs and wig care. Human hair wigs and synthetic wigs are compared,
as well as wig styling and construction, and when to purchase. 'Must know' info about the most dreaded aspect of chemotherapy treatment and
hair loss due to alopecia
Explanation of the Quality of
hair in our human hair wigs.
Hair Loss and Coping
Covers timing, emotions and coping with hair loss.
Brief introduction to Alopecia including Alopecia Areata,
Alopecia Totalis, and Alopecia Universalis. This auto-immune
disorder can be the source of much frustration and worry.
Hair pulling usually begins at 12
to 13 years of age and can last a lifetime with proper care and treatment.
of Breast Cancer
Stages of breast cancer,
according to the American Cancer Society, indicate the size of the tumor
and how far it has spread within the breast......
Better Treatments for breast
cancer saves more lives than a decade ago. Also, more effective treatments
for chemotherapy side affects make treatment more tolerable.
The case manager is a valuable
resource to help you get the health services and benefits you need to make
the best recovery possible. Things you need to know!
Organize The Chaos
When you are diagnosed with cancer, you are thrown into
a world of second opinions, diagnostic tests, invasive procedures,
surgeries, medications and medical personnel. You are constantly being
bombarded by new and unfamiliar information that needs to be processed and
acted upon in some way.
Combating Chemo Brain
The following "Chemo-Brain
Prevention Plan" may not apply to everyone, but it can act as a guideline
to reduce stress for cancer survivors.
A few pearls Helpful Insurance Tips - we want to pass on to help you at the
beginning of your treatment.
Directions and Map
Thanks to MapQuest, you can print a map and/or driving
directions to us.