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

When Cancer Calls into Question Everything You Thought You Knew

Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves, like locked rooms and like books that are...

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Taboo of The Black Eyed Peas

Grammy-winning rapper Taboo of The Black Eyed Peas discusses fighting cancer and creating an anthem to inspire other cancer survivors. (Photo courtesy of Taboo.) Born Jimmy...

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Finding My Strength

Richard HillmanWhen I heard the doctor say prostate cancer, it felt as if I was struck by a bolt of lightning. My wife, Audrey, and...

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ESPN’s Holly Rowe Refuses to Let Cancer Win

Though she’s been diagnosed with a rare form of melanoma, ESPN sideline reporter and play-by-play commentator Holly Rowe isn’t planning to slow down anytime soon....

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Ken Griffey Sr. Talks Prostate Cancer

Ken Griffey Sr. (front) with his son Ken Griffey Jr.  For Major League Baseball fans, “Ken Griffey” is a household name. In the early 90s,...

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Learning to Love My Body and Live Out Loud

Morgan ThompsonScared. Confused. Hurt. Ashamed. When I was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma at just 26 years old, I was overwhelmed with so many different emotions,...

Understanding Cancer

Bladder Cancer Checklist for the Newly Diagnosed

You’ve just learned that you or a loved one has bladder cancer. At first, it’s natural for you to be upset, depressed, panicked, and overwhelmed....

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ESPN Reporter and Cancer Survivor Shelley Smith Shares Her Story

Shelley Smith (Photo by John Mattera) If you follow sports, you’ve probably seen Shelley Smith – a lot. The longtime ESPN reporter (she’s been with the...

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Star of HGTV’s Flip or Flop Tarek El Moussa Takes on Thyroid Cancer

Tarek and Christina on location of their TV show Flip or Flop (Photo by Thomas Pellicer) When it comes to raising awareness, television personalities have a...

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Determined to Live

Virginia RepsysI was 27 years old when I was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. I had known something was wrong. But I never imagined it’d be...

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Chrisley Knows Best

Julie Chrisley and husband, Todd, of the USA Network reality series Chrisley Knows Best shares what she learned from surviving breast cancer.  (Photo by Andrew...

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Real Housewife and Endometrial Cancer Survivor Camille Grammer

Camille GrammerCamille Grammer, best known for her role as a “housewife”  on the Bravo reality series Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, is a third-generation gynecologic...