Affordable Resources for Those With Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Hodgkin's Lymphoma, or any cancer diagnosis can often feel overwhelming, but it’s important to remember you are not alone, and due to recent medical advancements in diagnosis and treatment, The prognosis continues to improve for people with Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Affordable Resources for Those With Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

At Share Lawyers, we understand how challenging this time in your life can be, as we’ve had many clients dealing with this time in their lives. Here is a list of affordable resources for those living with and recovering from Hodgkin's Lymphoma, to help with your journey to health.


Get informed About Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Often knowing what you are dealing with can give you confidence and a sense of control over your situation. Learn enough about your illness so you feel comfortable to ask your doctor question about your treatment and recovery.

Here are some resources for information about Hodgkin’s Lymphoma:

Lymphoma Research Foundation

Cancercare.org

Mayo Clinic


Get A Support System

Having a strong support system and positive attitude may be useful to you when dealing with your illness. Although friends and family are always a good resource to utilize when experiencing pain, anxiety or depression related to your illness, it’s always a good idea to talk with others going through the same journey as you to be able to feel understood, gain perspective from other’s stories, and feel like part of a community.

Here are some resources for finding support groups for those with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma:

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada

Cancer Support Is Here

Lymphoma Canada


Don’t Feel Like You Have To Do It All

Often, cancer patients feel pressure to always maintain a cheery and positive for those around them. But you are only human! If you are having a down day or in pain, it’s important to recognize those emotions and physical symptoms so that you are able to make your way through your illness. Keep a diary of your symptoms and feelings, take time for self-care, and ask for what you need. Eat well, relax, and get enough rest.

Taking time off work and making a disability claim should not make you feel guilty, frustrated, or anxious -- you need to take the time it take you to recover.

Here’s some tips about foods to eat to take care of yourself when dealing with cancer from the National Foundation of Cancer Research.

How about some time for meditation and relaxation? Here’s a guide about mindful meditation and how it might help you.


Stay Active

You may be experiencing different limitation when receiving treatment or in recovery for your Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, but remember that when you feel up for it, it’s important to get active. Check out your local community centre for swimming programs, yoga or other programs, or visit a local park or hiking trail.

Staying active doesn’t just mean physical exercise. Try to stay engaged with your social circles with those whom you share common interests in.


Has your long-term disability claim been denied? Contact Share Lawyers and put our experience to work for you. We offer free consultations and there are no fees unless we win your case. Find out if you have a disability case.

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Denied your long term disability claim?

Contact Share Lawyers today and put our experience to work for you. Our 35+ years of experience can help you win your case against Canada Life, Desjardins, Manulife, RBC Insurance, Sun Life, and other insurance companies. We offer free consultations and there are no fees unless you win your case. Join us on Facebook and become a Top Fan for a chance to win each month.

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A note from our long term disability lawyers

Taking a medical leave from work is not an easy decision to make. Concerns about providing for yourself and your family and keeping your job may cause you to want to push through your pain, but this won’t make your problems go away. Stopping work is often the smartest decision for your long term health and well-being, and your disability benefits are there to provide you with financial support until you can return to work.

If you have made the tough decision to stop working and apply for your short term disability or long term disability benefits, you may feel overwhelmed by the process and have questions that your employer and your insurance company are not able or willing to answer. Share is There to see you through and answer your questions.

Our Disability law firm knows what you have been going through

We understand that things have not been easy for you over the last little while. Your health has been suffering, you are unable to work, and now your insurance company, who was supposed to be there in your time of need, has decided they will not pay your disability benefits or respect your disability claim. These benefits exist to provide you with the financial support you need so that you can focus on your health and rebuilding your life. It is unfortunate that your insurance company has not lived up to its promise. If your disability claim has been denied, we will fight to get you the benefits you are entitled to. Our disability lawyers have helped thousands of Canadians get their long term disability benefits over the past 35 years, and we can help you too.

Our experienced disability lawyers can fight back on your behalf

Share Lawyers believes that every client who is dealing with a disability claim deserves superior personal service. To achieve that goal, we have developed our team of experienced, compassionate, and caring long term disability lawyers, law clerks, and administrative staff to meet all of your needs. Our team of experienced long term disability, life insurance, employment, and critical illness insurance lawyers have made successful claims against many insurance companies, third-party administrators and employers.

If you are unable to work, your disability benefits should be there to provide you with the financial support you need. While your insurance company may be focused on finding ways to avoid paying your claim, our focus is on what is in your best interest. When Share Lawyers gets involved, you have an entire team of lawyers that are there to support you and to fight for what is yours.

Our disability claim lawyers fight for your disability insurance claim by relying on our many years of experience to apply the best strategic planning and approach in each case, using the latest technology available. Experience matters, and with Share Lawyers, you are in the best hands with 35 years of success on your side.


In this video, we explain the role of a long term disability lawyer and how we can support you when you have been denied your long term disability benefits.


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