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July 11, 2023 · Alec Kupelian
Teen cancer survivor Alec Kupelian shares what it was like being diagnosed with cancer at that age, the loneliness he experienced, and what other teens and young adults with cancer should know about finding support. Read More >>
July 5, 2023 · Jennifer Jacky, MSN, ARNP, and Cristina P. Rodriguez, MD
In this post, nurse practitioner Jennifer Jacky and Dr. Cristina Rodriguez discuss what people with cancer should know about taking opioids for cancer-related pain, including why opioids might be recommended and common concerns people have around taking opioids. Read More >>
June 27, 2023 · Allison Moskowitz Duggan, LCSW
Oncology social worker Allison Moskowitz Duggan shares what people diagnosed with cancer should know about taking long-term medication, including how to cope with the emotional and practical challenges and where to find support. Read More >>
June 23, 2023 · Manali I. Patel, MD, MPH, MS, and Ana Velázquez Mañana, MD, MSc
Dr. Manali Patel and Dr. Ana Velázquez Mañana discuss what people with cancer should know about drug shortages, including why they happen, how they can impact cancer care, and how to work with the health care team if a drug you are receiving is in shortage. Read More >>
June 22, 2023 · Bryant Wieneke
In this post, melanoma survivor Bryant Wieneke reflects on what it was like being diagnosed with advanced disease, how he felt more vulnerable after being diagnosed with a second cancer years later, and how he is supporting his mental health. Read More >>

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