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.

 

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Good Morning America’s Amy Robach

Amy on the set of Good Morning America in New York (Photo by ABC/Heidi Gutman) Three years ago, Amy Robach made the move from  the host...

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Actress Valerie Harper is Living Life Fully

Valerie Harper. According to the American Lung Association, every five minutes, a woman in the U.S. is diagnosed with lung cancer. In 2009, beloved television and...

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“Go Live Your Life”

Wade Hayes. Wade Hayes got his start in country music at age 14, playing lead guitar in his father’s band. Entertaining rowdy regulars at local honky-tonks...

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TLC’s The Little Couple Star Dr. Jennifer Arnold’s On-Camera Cancer Battle

“I’m ready to be a little boring and just enjoy the kids,” says Jen (pictured with her husband, Bill) of her post-cancer life. (Photos on...

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Former Good Morning America Host Joan Lunden

Joan Lunden. In 1980, aspiring news anchor Joan Lunden broke into the media spotlight by landing a job co-hosting ABC’s Good Morning America. Over the course...

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For Better or For Worse

Denise and Alan Jackson (photo courtesy of the Jackson family) It all started in the small town of Newnan, GA – at the local Dairy Queen...

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When a Grandparent has Cancer

There are many excellent resources for talking to children when a mom or dad is facing cancer. Countless websites, books, and magazine articles have addressed...

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Star Soprano and Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivor Bárbara Padilla

Bárbara Padilla (photo by NUNU) Classical crossover soprano Bárbara Padilla has a voice that demands to be heard. In 2009, the powerhouse vocalist from Guadalajara, Mexico,...

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A Conversation with Oscar-Winner and Two-Time Cancer Survivor Kathy Bates

Kathy Bates (photo © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.) From Broadway to the big screen, veteran actress Kathy Bates has captivated audiences and critics alike with her...

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7th Heaven Alum and Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivor Barry Watson

Barry Watson (photo courtesy of UP TV) Barry Watson has enjoyed a long and successful television career, having starred opposite Christina Applegate in ABC’s Samantha Who?...

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On the Line with Dr. Drew

Dr. Drew Pinsky. Board-certified internist, addiction medicine specialist, and TV and radio personality Dr. Drew Pinsky’s career has centered on helping others. He’s given relationship advice...

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Breast Cancer Survivor and Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta Star Lori Allen

Lori Allen (photo by Michael A. Schwarz) Famed bridal-store owner Lori Allen readily admits that she’s no overnight success. Two weeks after graduating college, the sassy...