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COVID-19 – Resources GIST Patients Need

COVID-19 - Resources GIST Patients Need - Please know that the Life Raft Group is here to support you during this Coronavirus crisis. We will continue our daily services during this time and we will be distributing information and messages of hope through all our communication channels.

By |2021-01-15T13:49:21-05:00January 15th, 2021|News, Patient Support|

In Memoriam – Carlos Alberto Baldor, Sr., Friend of the LRG & Major Donor

Carlos and Liana Baldor's daughter, Ana Maria Baldor-Bunn, died from GIST in 2002 after a two-year battle. Our In Memoriam website is dedicated to Ana and her father Carl who lost his own battle with cancer in April of 2020.

By |2020-12-03T12:29:06-05:00December 3rd, 2020|Member Stories, News, Patient Support|

Medicare Open Enrollment Period Ends December 7th

Concerning Medicare Open Enrollment: It is especially important for GIST patients to carefully consider available plans, as one of the financial support resources that has been available through Novartis Pharmaceuticals will end on January 1, 2021.

By |2020-12-01T13:06:09-05:00December 1st, 2020|Drug Treatment, News, Patient Support|

Daily Mental Energy Checklist

Dealing daily with a pandemic along with GIST can be a daunting task and it may feel difficult sometimes to even face a new day. Paying attention to your mental health is an important part of everyday self-care. We have composed a Daily Checklist to help you consciously acknowledge where you are at the beginning of your day, work with those feelings, and reflect on your successes.

By |2020-07-30T09:29:07-04:00July 30th, 2020|Coping with GIST, News, Patient Support|
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