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Tuning in to the risk of TV for Cancer Survivors www.cancer.net/blog
December 9, 2014 Amber Bauer, ASCO staff
According to a new Journal of Clinical Oncology study, physical inactivity and TV watching are linked to higher mortality risks for colorectal cancer survivors. However, you don't have to miss your favorite shows to become more active. Read More
December 4, 2014 Randy Hillard, MD
Connecting with others who know exactly what you are going through provides much-needed support for many people with cancer. Randy Hillard, MD, talks about how joining (and now administrating) an online group for people with stomach cancer offers so much more than support. Read More
scan-xiety (noun) : the anxiety associated with cancer-detecting scans
December 2, 2014 Cat Snyder, ASCO staff
Sometimes, anxiety comes with getting cancer scans, often called “scanxiety.” In a podcast, Dr. Lidia Schapira shares advice for managing the stress that comes along with needing multiple scans. Read More
November 25, 2014 Russ Williams, Director of Annual Giving, Conquer Cancer Foundation
Now heading into its third year, #GivingTuesday is a growing global movement to help people carve out time to make connections with meaningful nonprofits during the consumer frenzy of the holidays. Read More
10 tips to make holiday grocery shopping easier www.cancer.net/blog
November 20, 2014 Amber Bauer, ASCO staff
With so many holiday traditions revolving around the dinner table, grocery shopping is a major task this time of year. Here are 10 tips to make grocery shopping less of a chore for people with cancer. Read More

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