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Answers to Your Questions about Lung Cancer

What does my lung cancer diagnosis mean for me? After being told you have lung cancer, you may wonder what your prognosis will be – what...

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Facing Cancer as an Older Adult

Did you know that the average age for being diagnosed with cancer is 67, and that your risk of getting cancer rises dramatically as you...

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10 Tips for Living Well with a Diagnosis of MPN

Eating a healthy diet can provide much-needed energy and nutrients to your body while you are coping with MPN.The journey through a diagnosis of a...

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FDA Updates

Darzalex Approved to Treat People with Multiple Myeloma Who Are Ineligible for Autologous Stem Cell Transplant The U.S. Food...

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National Cancer Survivors Day® 2019

Coping® magazine is proud to be an ongoing national sponsor of National Cancer Survivors Day® (NCSD). The 32nd annual Celebration of Life was held on...

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Future Directions in Cancer Survivorship and Aging

Douglas R. Lowy, MD Declining cancer deaths … More survivors living longer … An exciting time in cancer research and care …  Although these statements may sound...

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Annual Report to the Nation: Overall Cancer Mortality Continues to Decline

The latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer finds that, for all cancer sites combined, cancer death rates continued to decline...

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Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy

Chemotherapy treatments for certain types of cancer may cause a common nerve condition called chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy, or CIPN for short.  What are the symptoms of...

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Life After Lung Cancer

Life after lung cancer is certainly not without its challenges. However, you can live a full, meaningful life as a lung cancer survivor.  According to...

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Understanding Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the lung. There are two main types of lung cancer:...

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And the Cancer Advance of the Year Is … Progress in Treating Rare Cancers

Over the past year, major research advances have provided new treatment options for people with rare, difficult-to-treat cancers. In recognition of these achievements, the American...

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When Metastatic Breast Cancer Brings Up Strong Feelings

A diagnosis of metastatic breast cancer can evoke many difficult emotions, including shock, anger, and sadness. These are  all normal reactions. It’s extremely   important...