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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Befriending Chemo

Paige Davis  Upon the moment of my breast cancer diagnosis, it was clear that I wanted to view my cancer journey as a love journey...

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Cancer Lessons

Jim Hunter, pictured here with his youngest grandsonI’m not sure of the exact wording, but it was something along these lines: “Your scans look good,...

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For Cancer Survivors: Three Keys to Becoming Resilient

The day I became a person with cancer, my life shifted. I found myself embodied anew in a world of uncertainty and unknowing. All of...

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Wrestling with Cancer

David Gillaspie  Cancer survivorship and the sport of wrestling have at least one thing in common – there are some things you get into that you...

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Here’s What I Know about Coping with Cancer

Melanie Stachelski  When I talk to people who are coping with the turmoil of a cancer diagnosis, I have so much I want to share...

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The Power of Hope

Dr. Wendy Harpham  Being diagnosed with a type of cancer with no known cure can leave a person feeling hopeless. I felt that firsthand when...

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Communities to Recognize Cancer Survivors, Raise Awareness on National Cancer Survivors Day® — Sunday, June 3

On National Cancer Survivors Day® – Sunday, June 3, 2018 – cancer survivors and supporters in communities around the world will come together to celebrate...

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Get Your Camera Ready!

FIVE TIPS FOR TAKING AMAZING PHOTOS OF YOUR SURVIVORS DAY CELEBRATION Coping® with Cancer magazine is featuring local National Cancer Survivors Day events in the July/August...

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Cancer Survivor and Elite Runner Gabriele “Gabe” Grunewald

Gabe Grunewald runs in the summer 2017 U.S. Track & Field Championships while continuing to undergo chemotherapy treatments. (Photos by David Bracetty Photography)Gabriele “Gabe” Grunewald...

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Meditation as a Path to Healing

Maya Harsaniova  Four years ago, I was diagnosed with stage III breast cancer. As with every cancer survivor, my journey began when I heard my...

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Never Give Up

Laurie MacCaskill  At age 55, I was in perfect health and terrific physical shape. Then, one day,  I experienced a sharp, intense lightning bolt of...

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John Andretti: In It to Win It

John Andretti  When former IndyCar and NASCAR driver John Andretti scheduled his first colonoscopy last year at age 53, he thought he was just ticking...