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July 10, 2014 · Heather Von St. James
Heather Von St. James and her family have turned the day she had surgery to treat mesothelioma into a huge celebration—Lung Leavin’ Day. In this guest post, she explains how adding a little humor to her cancer experience has taken away some of the fear. Read More >>
June 26, 2014 · Amber Bauer, ASCO staff
Writing about your thoughts and feelings has a number of physical, emotional, and social benefits. Learn more about expressive writing and get some tips to help you get started. Read More >>
June 17, 2014 · David Tabatsky
In this guest post, David Tabatsky shows how writing can be a useful tool for managing fear and coping with other powerful emotions after a cancer diagnosis. Read More >>
June 5, 2014 · Jane O. Smith
Jane O. Smith offers insights about embracing and expressing the physical (and emotional) changes that happen after a mastectomy and other types of cancer treatment. Read More >>
May 1, 2014 · Georgia Hurst, MA
Georgia Hurst, a Lynch syndrome advocate, describes from her personal experience the emotional and physical toll being diagnosed with a genetic condition that increases cancer risk can take. Read More >>

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