Coping with 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...

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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...

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Communities to Recognize Cancer Survivors, Raise Awareness on National Cancer Survivors Day® — Sunday, June 3

On National Cancer Survivors Day® – Sunday, June 3, 2018 – cancer survivors and supporters in communities around the world will come together to celebrate...

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Get Your Camera Ready!

FIVE TIPS FOR TAKING AMAZING PHOTOS OF YOUR SURVIVORS DAY CELEBRATION Coping® with Cancer magazine is featuring local National Cancer Survivors Day events in the July/August...

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Quitting Smoking after a Cancer Diagnosis

Why quit smoking after you’ve been diagnosed with cancer? The damage is already done, right? Isn’t it too late to worry about quitting now? Besides,...

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Cancer Rehabilitation

A cancer diagnosis is oftentimes a serious, life-threatening event. As such, medical research and treatment has traditionally – and rightfully – focused on curing and...

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Need an Energy Boost?

Make breakfast a regular part of your day, and try to eat small meals or snacks every three to four hours.Feeling drained? You are not...

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4 Ingredients For Staying Well Nourished During Cancer Treatment

To get more nutritional bang for your buck, dress up a cup of plain yogurt with a sprinkling of dried fruit and granola.Good nutrition is...

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Let’s Get Physical

For many people, exercise is an important part of their everyday routine. But for many cancer survivors, exercise and other forms of physical activity are...

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Should Cancer Survivors Practice Yoga?

Yoga is a mind-body therapy that typically involves three components: physical alignment poses (called asanas), breathing techniques (called pranayamas), and mindful exercise (called meditation). The...

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Complementary Medicine

Aromatherapy has been shown to promote a general sense of well-being, improving quality of life and overall wellness in cancer survivors.Each passing year seems to...

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Yoga May Boost Physical and Mental Health of People with Advanced Lung Cancer, and Their Caregivers

New research, presented at the 2017 Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium in San Diego, CA, shows that yoga offered both physical and mental...