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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Putting It Into Perspective

Billy Mayfair (Photo courtesy of the PGA Tour) Five-time PGA Tour winner Billy Mayfair has an  impressive résumé. He has won some of the Tour’s most...

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Supermodel and Cancer Survivor Emme

Emme (Photos this page courtesy of Robert Ascroft/FOX)  As the first plus-size model to ever achieve supermodel status, Emme has been redefining beauty in America...

Side Effects

Cancer Brain Fog

Cancer survivors face a number of physical, mental, and psychosocial challenges that diminish quality of life and alter one’s sense of self. Brain changes that...

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Cancer Survivor

Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar dominated the NBA for 20 years, from 1969 to 1989, perfecting his trademark move – the skyhook – a unique hook shot...

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Pro Golfer Jim Colbert

Jim ColbertJim Colbert, who has been playing golf professionally since 1965, is easy to spot on the golf course. He’s the one with the floppy...

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Some Dreams Do Come True (even after cervical cancer)

Marissa Jaret Winokur and her son, Zev (photo courtesy of Luvs®)  Marissa Jaret Winokur has always been a girl with a big personality and big...

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Mandy Patinkin

Mandy Patinkin (Photo by Kharen Hill)Hello, my name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die. If you ask Mandy Patinkin to quote his...

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Dorothy Hamill

Dorothy Hamill  Photo by Errol HigginsIn 1976, a 19-year-old Dorothy Hamill camel-spinned her way into the hearts of America, taking the gold in figure skating at the...

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Anne Thompson - Living Fearlessly

Anne Thompson (photo courtesy of NBC News)Cancer isn’t about dying, it is about living. I know, I’ve been living with cancer for the past year,...

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Sharon Osbourne

Sharon Osbourne Photo by Brian Aris  From her remarkable childhood as the daughter of infamous rock manager Don Arden to managing and marrying heavy metal icon...

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Miguel Ferrer - Crossing Jordan Star on the Colon Cancer: Caring for the Aging Program

Miguel FerrerMiguel Ferrer, star of NBC’s primetime show Crossing Jordan, is helping educate people who have colon cancer and their caregivers about the importance of...

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Gerald McRaney - HBO’s Deadwood Star

Gerald McRaney as George Hearst in ‘Deadwood’ (photo by Prashant Gupta, HBO)For over 20 years, Gerald McRaney has appeared as lead role in numerous broadcast...