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.

 

Survivor Stories

Testicular Cancer:

Justin Birckbichler  I had big goals for my third college homecoming on October 28, 2016 – tailgating before the football game, hitting up my favorite...

How to Cope - Survivor

Finding a Way Forward

Cancer treatment can change you physically and mentally. It can be difficult to cope with the loss of goals and activities that were important to...

Side Effects How to Cope - Survivor

Weight & Muscle Loss

If you’re a lung cancer survivor who’s lost weight and/or muscle, you may have been told that   you are at risk for or have...

Survivor Stories Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

National Cancer Survivors Day 2018

Coping® magazine is proud to be an ongoing national sponsor of National Cancer Survivors Day® (NCSD). The 31st annual Celebration of Life was held on...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

Coming to Terms with Metastatic Breast Cancer

There is little in life that prepares you for hearing, “You have cancer, and it is metastatic.” “Your breast cancer has come back – in...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

Coping with Lung Cancer

Living with lung cancer can often affect your emotional and mental health. Depression, shock, anxiety, and even panic are some possible reactions to a lung...

Understanding Cancer

Diagnosis: CLL

A diagnosis of chronic lymphocytic leukemia, or CLL, can leave you and your loved ones feeling uncertain, anxious, and overwhelmed. There are important treatment decisions...

Healthy Living

Mind. Body. Cancer.

Not only has the popularity of mind-body techniques such as yoga and meditation exploded in recent years, but also a growing body of research suggests...

Understanding Cancer

What’s New in Cancer Research?

Adding Atezolizumab Immunotherapy to Chemotherapy Slows Growth of  Advanced Squamous Lung Cancer Initial findings from a randomized phase III clinical trial show that people with advanced squamous...

Side Effects How to Cope - Survivor

Take Back Your (Sex) Life After Cancer

New love brings new possibilities. It brings the excitement of getting to know someone intimately, both as a person and as a sexual being. You’ll...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

Meet the Breast Cancer Survivor Who Has Run More Than 300 Marathons (And Counting)

Carol finishes her 306th marathon at the 2018 Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon in Phoenix, AZ, which is also the site of the first marathon...

Healthy Living How to Cope - Survivor

Change Your Lifestyle, Change Your Life

Hearing the words, “You have cancer,” marks a moment where everything changes in an instant. But diagnosis is just the beginning of an extended cycle...