Support for You


  • The Pain of Grief

    People affected by cancer often experience intense feelings of loss when those around them die of the disease.

    by Charlotte Huff

  • Forward Look

    Tailoring Care for Older Patients

    Geriatric assessment minimizes toxic effects of treatment for older patients with advanced cancer.

    by Carolyn Bernhardt

  • Your Cancer Guide

    Marking Cancer Milestones

    Find unique ways to honor significant dates as you move forward after cancer treatment.

    by Hester Hill Schnipper

  • Forward Look

    Breast Cancer and Heart Health

    Women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer are at greater risk for developing high blood pressure and diabetes, common risk factors for heart disease.

    by Kendall K. Morgan

  • The Mental Toll of a Cancer Diagnosis

    New studies shine a light on the effects of a cancer diagnosis on mental health and suicide risk.

    by Pamela Rafalow Grossman

  • Your Cancer Guide

    Make the Most of Your Appointments

    Take time to prepare for and manage your doctor visits.

    by Hester Hill Schnipper

  • T Cells Key to COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts

    Experts discuss shortcomings of current COVID-19 vaccines in people with cancer while highlighting possibilities of T-cell activation.

    by Thomas Celona

  • How COVID-19 Changed Cancer Care

    A new report from the American Association for Cancer Research explores how the COVID-19 pandemic affected cancer patients, researchers and care providers.

    by Eric Fitzsimmons

  • Acknowledging the Stress of Cancer

    A patient advocate session at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium offered practical tips for dealing with cancer.

    by Marci A. Landsmann

  • Q&A

    The Certainty of Uncertainty

    After a stage IV cancer diagnosis, Kate Bowler publishes a second memoir that explores the precarious nature of her own mortality.

    by Marci A. Landsmann