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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Smart Food Choices for Cancer Survivors

Having cancer can change how you see the world. You want to make the most of each day, you are more grateful for family and friends,...

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Why Should I Quit Smoking Even After a Cancer Diagnosis?

Although most people know that smoking is the most preventable cause of illness in the United States, there is considerably less awareness about the risks...

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Cancer Survivors, Local Communities to Celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day® on Sunday, June 2

With more than 15.5 million people living with and beyond cancer in the U.S. today – and more than 32 million cancer survivors worldwide –...

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Food for Thought

Good nutrition is essential for keeping all human beings healthy and strong. It is even more important for people undergoing cancer treatment.  Cancer can cause you...

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Exercise Is Proven, Powerful Medicine for Cancer Survivors

In a recent report, The World Health Organization describes a growing human “pandemic of inactivity.” Here in the United States and across the planet, this...

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Exercise for Prostate Cancer Survivors

The side effects of prostate cancer treatment can have a significant impact on your daily life. Routine activities such as grocery shopping, taking the dog...

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You Can Break Free from Nicotine Addiction

Many smokers who have been diagnosed with cancer continue to smoke, though they may not understand why. After all, they are aware of the ill-effects...

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Catch Those Zzz’s

Everyone needs a good night of sleep – and on a regular basis. Both good quantity and good quality sleep are essential for good health.  The...

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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...

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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...

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Stay ActiveThrough Cancer

You probably already know that exercise is an important part of staying healthy and can even help prevent disease. But what if you have cancer?...

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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...