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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One Hat, Two Hats, Red Hats, Blue Hats

Joanie Shawhan and her family show off the many different hats she wore during treatment.  My sister said, “We have to make this fun!” I...

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CBS News Anchor Bob Schieffer on Facing Bladder Cancer

Bob Schieffer  (Photos this page by John P. Filo/CBS News)   CBS news veteran Bob Schieffer knows how to get the story.  In his more than 40...

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Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton John (Photo by Chad Smith, courtesy of Green Hill Music)  When Olivia Newton-John was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992, the modern breast...

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The Price Is Right’s Rich Fields

Rich Fields (Photos this page courtesy of CBS)  You may not know his name. You might not be able to pick out his face in...

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Putting It Into Perspective

Billy Mayfair (Photo courtesy of the PGA Tour) Five-time PGA Tour winner Billy Mayfair has an  impressive résumé. He has won some of the Tour’s most...

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Supermodel and Cancer Survivor Emme

Emme (Photos this page courtesy of Robert Ascroft/FOX)  As the first plus-size model to ever achieve supermodel status, Emme has been redefining beauty in America...

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Cancer Survivor

Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar dominated the NBA for 20 years, from 1969 to 1989, perfecting his trademark move – the skyhook – a unique hook shot...

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Pro Golfer Jim Colbert

Jim ColbertJim Colbert, who has been playing golf professionally since 1965, is easy to spot on the golf course. He’s the one with the floppy...

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Some Dreams Do Come True (even after cervical cancer)

Marissa Jaret Winokur and her son, Zev (photo courtesy of Luvs®)  Marissa Jaret Winokur has always been a girl with a big personality and big...

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Actor Richard Roundtree

Richard Roundtree  You probably know him as “the cat that won’t cop out when there’s danger all about.” Yes, I’m talking about Shaft, the iconic...

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Mandy Patinkin

Mandy Patinkin (Photo by Kharen Hill)Hello, my name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die. If you ask Mandy Patinkin to quote his...

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Dorothy Hamill

Dorothy Hamill  Photo by Errol HigginsIn 1976, a 19-year-old Dorothy Hamill camel-spinned her way into the hearts of America, taking the gold in figure skating at the...