Coping with Cancer

A wide variety of professionals share their knowledge and experience in easy-to-read, relevant articles, and patients, caregivers, and survivors share their strategies for coping with cancer.

 

How to Cope - Survivor

Cancer and the Holidays

The holiday season can be a wonderful time of year, filled with cherished traditions and quality time spent with loved ones. However, the holidays can...

Survivor Stories Celebrity Interviews

Hallmark Channel Host, Actor, and Kidney Cancer Survivor Cameron Mathison

Cameron Mathison Every holiday season, millions of fans tune in to Hallmark’s Countdown to Christmas for their yearly dose of small-town seasonal charm, wholesome holiday romance,...

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FDA Updates

FDA Approves Third Oncology Drug That Targets a Key Genetic Driver of Cancer, Rather Than a Specific Type of Tumor The U.S. Food and Drug Administration...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

What I Lost and What I Found

Felicia Carparelli The day I had surgery for breast cancer was the longest day of  my life. It was September 2018, and it was the first...

Understanding Cancer

Answers to Your Questions about Lung Cancer

What does my lung cancer diagnosis mean for me? After being told you have lung cancer, you may wonder what your prognosis will be – what...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

Facing Cancer as an Older Adult

Did you know that the average age for being diagnosed with cancer is 67, and that your risk of getting cancer rises dramatically as you...

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Humor Out of Cancer (Of All Places)

I am a six-year survivor of incurable leukemia, diagnosed during a routine physical just after I turned 40. Some people erroneously (or at least grossly...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

10 Tips for Living Well with a Diagnosis of MPN

Eating a healthy diet can provide much-needed energy and nutrients to your body while you are coping with MPN.The journey through a diagnosis of a...

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Becoming Resilient

Everyone knows about the medical strategies we use to fight cancer – chemotherapy, radiation, immunotherapy, surgery. But what about the psychological strategies? What about resilience? What...

Healthy Living Side Effects How to Cope - Survivor

Smart Food Choices for Cancer Survivors

Having cancer can change how you see the world. You want to make the most of each day, you are more grateful for family and friends,...

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Just Relax

For many people, coloring the intricate patterns found in adult coloring books helps them relax. Do you find it difficult to relax or meditate? Instead of...

How to Cope - Survivor

Healing Your Spirit

Dr. Walter MoczynskiAnyone who has received a diagnosis of cancer can tell you about the moment when they knew their life was about to change....