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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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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Determined to Live

Virginia RepsysI was 27 years old when I was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. I had known something was wrong. But I never imagined it’d be...

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Live the Life You Love

Wade Brilll  Holy shit, I am a cancer survivor. Five years after my diagnosis, I am finally able to embrace those words. Back in 2010 while...

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When a Grandparent has Cancer

There are many excellent resources for talking to children when a mom or dad is facing cancer. Countless websites, books, and magazine articles have addressed...

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Facing the Challenges of Cancer as a Young Adult

Here you are, 18 to 24 years old. You were in college, graduate school, or your first job and enjoying your independence when cancer hit....