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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Cancer Fatigue:

Fatigue is one of the most common and distressing symptoms experienced by cancer patients and survivors. For some people, fatigue persists even years after completing...

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Sex After a Cancer Diagnosis

A cancer diagnosis is life changing. In addition to the emotional jolt of confronting your own mortality, you may experience physical changes that affect your...

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A Prescription for Exercise

The vital role exercise plays in cancer care is becoming more evident every day. Nearly a decade ago, the American College of Sports Medicine published...

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Can Good Things Come from Cancer?

A cancer diagnosis can be one of the most devastating and frightening experiences a person ever has to face. Cancer can completely disrupt your life,...

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DIAGNOSIS: Lung Cancer

A diagnosis of lung cancer can leave you and your loved ones feeling uncertain, anxious,  and overwhelmed. You have important treatment decisions to make, emotional...

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Surviving Cancer Puts You at Risk for PTSD

Did you know that adult cancer survivors can experience symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD? These symptoms can persist for many years following a...

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Why Is Quitting Smoking Important?

Why do cancer survivors keep smoking?  Receiving a diagnosis of cancer is often an emotionally shocking experience. A cancer diagnosis is also a life-changing event for...

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Finding the Silver Lining

Beverly Bradley Photo by Rey of Light Photography  I thought of cancer as a dark cloud over me, so I was determined to find the silver...

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Your Legal Rights as a Cancer Survivor

Don’t wait until a legal issue arises to learn your rights. As a cancer survivor, it’s important to know your legal rights so you can...

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The Big 5-O

Diane Simard  Although I knew what I wanted out of life after breast cancer, I had to wait to organize my plans because surgery and...

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Cancer and 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...