• Sound Advice

    Winter 2018/2019

    vol 08 | issue 04
    Experts offer advice on accompanying a friend to a doctor's appointment, responding to a no evidence of disease diagnosis, and sharing the results of genetic testing.

  • Forward Look

    Alternatives to Opioids

    There are multiple options for managing cancer-related pain.

    by Bradley Jones

  • Healthy Habits

    Carb Connection

    Could consuming fewer simple carbohydrates lead to better cancer outcomes?

    by Lindsey Konkel

  • Healthy Habits

    Make Your Move

    Exercising during or after treatment can improve your health and outlook.

    by Brenda Conaway

  • Forward Look

    The Devastating Impact of Muscle Wasting

    Cachexia is a factor in cancer-related deaths.

    by Delia O’Hara

  • Your Cancer Guide

    Choose Your Worry

    Deciding when and what to worry about can help with gaining control over fear.

    by Hester Hill Schnipper

  • Caregiving With Confidence

    Making Rest Routine

    Healthy sleep habits should be an important part of self-care for caregivers.

    by Aimee Swartz

  • From the Editor-in-Chief

    Improving Health After Treatment

    The U.S. health care system must adapt to the needs of cancer survivors.

    by William G. Nelson, MD, PhD

  • Staying Close Through Cancer

    Cancer and its treatment can hinder sexual intimacy, but help is available. Talking about the problem is the first step.

    by Cameron Walker

  • Caregivers Need Support Too

    High-intensity cancer caregiving is associated with poor mental health, especially for caregivers who don't feel they're getting the support services they need.

    by Jen Tota McGivney