Coping with Cancer

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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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The Power and Promise of Cancer Research

Dr. Norman Sharpless  (Photo by H. Darr Beiser) Each summer, for nearly a quarter-century, Coping® has asked the NCI Director to write an article for the...

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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...

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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...

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Diagnosis: CLL

A diagnosis of chronic lymphocytic leukemia, or CLL, can leave you and your loved ones feeling uncertain, anxious, and overwhelmed. There are important treatment decisions...

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What’s New in Cancer Research?

Adding Atezolizumab Immunotherapy to Chemotherapy Slows Growth of  Advanced Squamous Lung Cancer Initial findings from a randomized phase III clinical trial show that people with advanced squamous...

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FDA Updates

Avastin, in Combination with Chemotherapy, Approved as Ovarian Cancer Treatment The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Avastin (bevacizumab) in combination with carboplatin and paclitaxel,...

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Managing the Symptoms of Polycythemia Vera

If you are coping with polycythemia vera, or PV, it’s important to keep track of your symptoms and how they affect your daily activities. Over...

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Study Finds Most Women with Early Breast Cancer Do Not Benefit from Chemotherapy

New findings from the groundbreaking TAILORx trial show no benefit from chemotherapy for 70 percent of women with the most common type of breast cancer....

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Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer

The latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer finds that overall cancer death rates continue to decline in men, women, and...

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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...