Can.Recall app launched to help cancer patients deal with information overload

Resource Author:  Allison Branly
Resource Date:  01/22/2016
Resource Name:  ABC
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When the doctor told Stuart Matchett he had a rare cancer he did not hear much else afterwards.

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“You’re completely overwhelmed,” he said.

“You think you’ve got a hundred questions to ask but can only think of one of them. When you walk out you can’t remember a thing the doctor said to you.”