Coping with Cancer

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How to Cope - Survivor

Do You Know Your Healthcare Rights?

As a cancer survivor, it’s important to know your legal rights so you can advocate for yourself, before legal issues become a problem. Don’t wait...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

Art & Meditation for the Cancer Journey

Art. Meditation. These two words stir performance anxiety in many of us. In fact, you may be thinking to yourself, This sounds nice, but it’s...

Side Effects How to Cope - Survivor

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...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

DIAGNOSIS: Lung Cancer

By surrounding yourself with a support network, you will be better able to manage your lung cancer and experience a better quality of life.A diagnosis...

Healthy Living How to Cope - Survivor

Emotions and Cancer

Individuals who engage in social activities and stay connected with family and friends tend to experience less distress.A diagnosis of cancer can create a great...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

Finding My Strength

Richard HillmanWhen I heard the doctor say prostate cancer, it felt as if I was struck by a bolt of lightning. My wife, Audrey, and...

How to Cope - Survivor

For Women with Gynecologic Cancer

Dr. Stephanie Blank  A cancer diagnosis is naturally unsettling, evoking a wide range of emotions. Because talking about gynecologic organs is still practically taboo for...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

10 Tips for Living Well with a Diagnosis of MPN

Eating a healthy diet can provide much-needed energy and nutrients to your body while you are coping with MPN.The journey through a diagnosis of a...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

Life Is about Choices – I Chose … Live

Heeding his own advice to “enjoy the good times,” Mike swims with stingrays in Cozumel, Mexico, while on a cruise with his daughter after finishing...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

Advice from a Teenage Cancer Survivor

Carly’s oncologist, Dr. Anna Franklin, gives her the all-clear to ring the cancer-free bell at her final appointment.Nearly 16,000 U.S. children and adolescents under the...

Side Effects How to Cope - Survivor

Hope for the Future

“My partner and I were married a year ago and have been trying to have a child. I haven’t had a menstrual cycle in several...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

Learning to Love My Body and Live Out Loud

Morgan ThompsonScared. Confused. Hurt. Ashamed. When I was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma at just 26 years old, I was overwhelmed with so many different emotions,...