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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More Than Just Baseball

Chad Bettis focuses on his pitch during the September 25, 2018, game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Coors Field. Photo by Kyle CooperWhen Colorado Rockies pitcher...

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The Chemo-Scene

Ted RobertsChemo-scene, oh chemo-scene. How serene, how serene. I never expected this: I mean the chemo-scene. Here I am in the chemo ward taking a few light...

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Erin Andrews

Erin Andrews reports from the sidelines of Fox NFL’s 2018 Los Angeles Rams vs. Minnesota Vikings game. Photo by Stewart Cook/Fox/PictureGroupWhen Erin Andrews was diagnosed with...

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When Life Gives You Cancer, Make … Emojis?

Nina Beaty  It’s really quite amazing that my cancer was found when it was. I had no symptoms and had quit smoking 30 years earlier,...

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The DOs and DON’Ts of Helping a Friend Who Has Cancer

Keith Hardeman proudly supports his wife, Shelley, who is a breast cancer survivor.When my wife, Shelley, was diagnosed with breast cancer in December 2017, our...

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From Terminal Cancer to Twenty-Four Year Survivor

Mel MannTwenty-four years ago, I was a 37-year-old U.S. Army major stationed in Michigan with my wife and five-year-old daughter. My life was simple, and...

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When Time Stands Still

Father Time is in constant motion, always marching forward. But not on June 15, 2017. On this day, time stood perfectly still for me. On this...

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Cobie Smulders: Strong. Empowered. Survivor.

Cobie Smulders  Most known for playing Robin Sherbatzky on the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother, Cobie Smulders is a woman who knows how...

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Am I Lucky?

Michelle Burleigh  The 10-year survival rate for acute promyelocytic leukemia is 80 to 90 percent. This is what I was told when I was diagnosed...

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With Thanksgiving and Resilience

I was diagnosed with cancer in late January 2015. Three tiny vaginal blood droplets were the single symptom alerting me to this emerging health scare....

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Dx: Breast Cancer

Sandra Lee (Photo by Jason Frank Rothenberg)  It was a picture-perfect spring Friday in early 2015, and Food Network chef turned lifestyle guru Sandra Lee had...

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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....