• Drafting a Medical Team

    Going through cancer treatment and ensuing complications is never easy, but surrounding yourself with the right key players can help, writes pancreatic cancer survivor Rob Weker.

    by Rob Weker

  • Taking Drug Dosing Off Autopilot

    Patient advocates with metastatic breast cancer argue that dosing of treatments for their disease should be more personalized and take into account quality of life.

    by Marcus A. Banks

  • Beating the Bully Inside

    To gain control over fear of my breast cancer recurring, I called on lessons learned as a 5-year-old confronting the neighborhood bully.

    by Joan Harris

  • Your Cancer Guide

    Setting Boundaries

    Honor your own needs to establish a strong foundation for healing.

    by Hester Hill Schnipper

  • Forward Look

    Measuring the Lifelong Impact of Cancer Treatment on Quality of Life

    Compromises between length and quality of life should be informed by thorough research.

    by Lindsey Konkel

  • Forward Look

    Getting to the Point

    Study finds acupuncture can help reduce cancer-related pain.

    by Sharon Tregaskis

  • Healthy Habits

    Know Your Exposure

    Be aware of how to prevent infection as the seasons change.

    by Erin O'Donnell

  • Get Involved

    Patients With Pets

    A helping hand for pet owners receiving cancer treatment.

    by Jackie Oshiro

  • Q&A

    The Lost Poetry of Patient Stories

    Medical histories capture a vital snapshot of a patient’s health status. In his new book, hematologist-oncologist Mikkael A. Sekeres provides a richer narrative.

    by Marci A. Landsmann

  • Planning to Survive

    Survivorship care plans can prepare cancer patients to get the best medical care and maintain their quality of life following treatment.

    by Carly Flumer


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