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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Side Effects How to Cope - Survivor

Too Many Sleepless Nights?

Has this ever happened to you? You get into bed and then all the worries of the day come rushing in, leaving you tossing and...

How to Cope - Survivor

I’m Done with Cancer Treatment. Why Am I So Upset All the Time?

Everyone is celebrating the end of my treatments, but I just feel like crying.  I powered through treatment and thought I was doing just fine, but...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

What to Do After a Diagnosis of Metastatic Breast Cancer

Learning you have metastatic breast cancer can be overwhelming. Right now, you may be feeling and thinking many things all at once, and life may...

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Spiritual Care for Survivors of Cancer

What enlivens you? What connects you to a sense of awe or gratitude? What pursuits give you a sense of greater energy than you thought...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

Living Fully

“Remember when you painted over sadness? When you brushed to the side the hurt? When you buried the anger?” Bonnie H. Wolkenstein, PhD, (2017). “Camouflage,” Postcard Poems II....

How to Cope - Survivor

Finding a Way Forward

Cancer treatment can change you physically and mentally. It can be difficult to cope with the loss of goals and activities that were important to...

Side Effects How to Cope - Survivor

Weight & Muscle Loss

If you’re a lung cancer survivor who’s lost weight and/or muscle, you may have been told that   you are at risk for or have...

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National Cancer Survivors Day 2018

Coping® magazine is proud to be an ongoing national sponsor of National Cancer Survivors Day® (NCSD). The 31st annual Celebration of Life was held on...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

Coming to Terms with Metastatic Breast Cancer

There is little in life that prepares you for hearing, “You have cancer, and it is metastatic.” “Your breast cancer has come back – in...

Understanding Cancer How to Cope - Survivor

Coping with Lung Cancer

Living with lung cancer can often affect your emotional and mental health. Depression, shock, anxiety, and even panic are some possible reactions to a lung...

Side Effects How to Cope - Survivor

Take Back Your (Sex) Life After Cancer

New love brings new possibilities. It brings the excitement of getting to know someone intimately, both as a person and as a sexual being. You’ll...

Survivor Stories How to Cope - Survivor

Meet the Breast Cancer Survivor Who Has Run More Than 300 Marathons (And Counting)

Carol finishes her 306th marathon at the 2018 Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon in Phoenix, AZ, which is also the site of the first marathon...