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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Losing My Grip – Both Literally and Figuratively

Susan HarrisIt began about 18 months ago when I suddenly lacked the thumb strength to depress the button to open my car doors with my...

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It’s All Fun and Games

Rex Jones Yes, fun and games. That’s how I wanted my treatments to be seen. Of course, it sucks to be going through any sort of...

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Spirituality & Survivorship

“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under heaven.” – Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 (KJV) The impact of a cancer diagnosis is...

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Let ‘Em See You Sweat

More than three decades ago, researchers began looking to exercise as a recovery aid for cancer survivors. Since then, exercise has only grown in popularity...

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Coronavirus and Cancer

As everyone is aware, the entire globe is facing a pandemic, and in attempt to limit the spread of COVID-19, everyone is asked to isolate...

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My Gift of Days

William RamshawAs only five percent of people diagnosed with pancreatic cancer see five years, I remain puzzled as to why I survived. Don’t get me...

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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...