patient perspective

November 19, 2020 · Xin Zheng, as told to Jo Cavallo
Lung cancer survivor Xin Zheng discusses her experience with stage IV lung cancer and how joining a clinical trial after receiving genetic testing helped stop the spread of her cancer. Read More >>
November 3, 2020 · Mary Dominiecki, PhD, and Alexandra Kalmanofsky, MSW
Cancer survivors and patient advocates Alexandra Kalmanofsky and Dr. Mary Dominiecki discuss why talking with your health care team about negative emotions and side effects is so important, including how it may impact your care. Read More >>
October 30, 2020 · Shonte Drakeford, MSN, CRNP, AGNP-C
In this post, Shonte Drakeford, who has been living with metastatic breast cancer since June 2015, discusses how she learned to cope with the disease and live her life more fully. Read More >>
October 26, 2020 · Jacky Costello
Cancer survivor Jacky Costello talks about the emotions she felt after cancer and its treatment and how starting her own business helped her find new purpose. Read More >>
September 10, 2020 · Cordelia Galgut, PhD
Dr. Cordelia Galgut discusses the lasting grief she experiences after living through cancer and offers ways to cope for fellow survivors. Read More >>

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