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Managing Treatment > Getting Into a Routine
Living with melanoma can impact your life physically and emotionally. This can make it especially hard to get into a treatment routine.
Whether you are taking an oral medication or an infused treatment, here are some ideas to help you stick to your treatment routine:
Regardless of how your treatment is administered, one of the best ways to stick to your treatment routine is to anticipate any difficulties you might have following it. Think about things that might get in the way of your treatment plan, like being away from home or having some type of change to your daily routine. That way, you can prepare for them ahead of time. 4
It can also help to think about your goals—the things you’re working toward.5 Perhaps you are: