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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Country Music’s Eddie Montgomery

Eddie Montgomery   Photo ©2009 Mark Tucker  Eddie Montgomery began his journey toward becoming a honkey tonk superstar very young.  At age five, he hit the stage with...

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Former Olympic Gymnast Shannon Miller Squares Off Against Ovarian Cancer

Shannon Miller (Photo by Liliane Hakim Photography)  In 1996, a petite, 19-year-old Shannon Miller wowed the country as she led the U.S. Olympic Women’s Gymnastics...

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Breast Cancer Survivor Hoda Kotb

Hoda Kotb (Photo by Julie Dennis)“You can’t scare me.”  That’s the powerful mantra Hoda Kotb took on after beating breast cancer.  It may have even...

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Sportscaster Ernie Johnson Jr.

Ernie Johnson Jr. (Photo courtesy of Turner Broadcasting)Ernie Johnson Jr. is the host of TNT’s Inside the NBA, alongside former basketball stars Charles Barkley and...

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Former New England Patriots Lineman Joe Andruzzi

Joe Andruzzi spends time with his wife, Jen, and their four kids, Brianna, Theresa, Hunter, and Thomas.Joe Andruzzi is the classic tough guy from Staten...

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Spring Fling

Joanie Shawhan  I do not send Christmas letters, not because I am lazy or too busy, but I rarely have anything newsworthy to share. I...

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Country Music Legend Randy Owen Proves That You Can’t Keep a Good Man Down

Randy Owen (Photo by David McClister, courtesy of Randy Owen/Tennessee River Music, Inc.)Randy Owen rose to country-music superstardom in the late 80s as the front...

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NFL Hall of Famer Mike Haynes Is Speaking Out About Prostate Cancer

Mike Haynes (Photo by Lisa Peirce)  When NFL Hall of Fame cornerback Mike Haynes agreed to take part in an event to raise awareness for...

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One Hat, Two Hats, Red Hats, Blue Hats

Joanie Shawhan and her family show off the many different hats she wore during treatment.  My sister said, “We have to make this fun!” I...

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CBS News Anchor Bob Schieffer on Facing Bladder Cancer

Bob Schieffer  (Photos this page by John P. Filo/CBS News)   CBS news veteran Bob Schieffer knows how to get the story.  In his more than 40...

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Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton John (Photo by Chad Smith, courtesy of Green Hill Music)  When Olivia Newton-John was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992, the modern breast...

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The Price Is Right’s Rich Fields

Rich Fields (Photos this page courtesy of CBS)  You may not know his name. You might not be able to pick out his face in...