• Being Candid About Cancer

    As a father with an aggressive brain cancer, I’ve opted against elaborate metaphors and in favor of candid speech when talking about cancer with my children.

    by Adam Hayden

  • Sowing Seeds of Health

    A program helps cancer survivors start gardens as a way to increase their vegetable consumption and physical activity.

    by Ashley P. Taylor

  • What You Need to Know About DNA Testing

    Before you order an at-home genetic testing kit, carefully consider the medical, psychological and legal implications.

    by Tina Segura

  • The Long-Term Effects of Cancer

    Adolescent and young adult cancer survivors need to be monitored for delayed treatment side effects, including problems affecting the endocrine system, researchers say.

    by Cheryl Platzman Weinstock

  • What Is ‘Chemo Brain’?

    The National Cancer Institute’s Todd Horowitz discusses cancer-related cognitive impairment.

    by Anna Azvolinsky

  • Exploring When Breath Becomes Air

    Join our Facebook group to talk about themes in the poignant memoir by Paul Kalanithi.

    by Marci A. Landsmann

  • Suicide Risk in Cancer Survivors

    Study looks at gender difference in suicide rates among those who have been diagnosed with cancer.

    by Cici Zhang

  • Healthy Habits

    Body Image and Breast Cancer

    Concerns about physical appearance can be a major obstacle during cancer recovery.

    by Cameron Walker

  • Your Cancer Guide

    Love Your New Body

    Learning to accept the physical changes that come after cancer treatment takes time and effort.

    by Hester Hill Schnipper

  • Q&A

    Honoring Life in Death

    Physician Lucy Kalanithi, widow of the author of When Breath Becomes Air, talks about aligning patients’ values with their end-of-life decisions.

    by Marci A. Landsmann


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