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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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....

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Testicular Cancer:

Justin Birckbichler  I had big goals for my third college homecoming on October 28, 2016 – tailgating before the football game, hitting up my favorite...

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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...

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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...

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Get Moving Again

Julie Goodale performs a forearm plank while exercising in the great outdoors.  By now, everyone knows they should exercise, right? We’ve heard about the health...

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Fighting for All the Right Reasons

Larry Cockerel (right) and his wife, Debbie, pause for a photo op at the American Cancer Society Relay for Life held at University of Wisconsin...

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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 grandson  I’m not sure of the exact wording, but it was something along these lines: “Your scans look...

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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...