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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Coping® Magazine’s Guide to Lodging Assistance

Some housing facilities provide a home-like environment for cancer survivors and their families.There are several reasons why people with cancer and their families may decide...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

With Thanksgiving and Resilience

I was diagnosed with cancer in late January 2015. Three tiny vaginal blood droplets were the single symptom alerting me to this emerging health scare....

Healthy Living How to Cope - Caregiver

Cooking Up Cancer Care

Mozzarella, Pesto, and Roasted Red Pepper Panini  If you are the caregiver, it can be frustrating and difficult at times to meet the nutritional needs...

How to Cope - Survivor

Expert Advice For Young Adult Cancer Survivors

Cancer is a difficult experience for anyone to go through. But coping with the overwhelm, stress, and raw emotions that a cancer diagnosis and treatment...

Healthy Living

Cancer, the Flu, & You

Living with cancer increases your risk for complications from the flu. If you have cancer now or have had cancer in the past, you are...

Survivor Stories Celebrity Interviews

Dx: Breast Cancer

Sandra Lee (Photo by Jason Frank Rothenberg)  It was a picture-perfect spring Friday in early 2015, and Food Network chef turned lifestyle guru Sandra Lee had...

How to Cope - Survivor

8 Tips to Make the Most of 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...

Understanding Cancer

FDA Updates

Lynparza Approved as First-Line Maintenance Treatment for BRCA-Mutated Advanced Ovarian Cancer The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved AstraZeneca’s Lynparza (olaparib) for the maintenance treatment...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

Lung Cancer Packs a Psychological Punch

The diagnosis of lung cancer is a stressful and life-changing event for the person diagnosed, and for their entire family, with psychological, social, and emotional...

Side Effects

Managing Speech and Swallowing Difficulties After Head and Neck Cancer Treatment

Speech and swallowing dysfunction are frequent after-effects of head and neck cancer and its treatment. More than 75 percent of those treated for cancers of...

Understanding Cancer

The Power and Promise of Cancer Research

Dr. Norman Sharpless  (Photo by H. Darr Beiser) Each summer, for nearly a quarter-century, Coping® has asked the NCI Director to write an article for the...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

How to Cope with Endometrial Cancer

The experience of being diagnosed with endometrial cancer and undergoing cancer treatment will affect your life in many ways. It may change the way you...