In this post, teen cancer survivor Alec Kupelian discusses what it was like to be diagnosed with cancer while in college and how he learned to cope with the social isolation he felt during his cancer experience.
In this month’s "From the Editor’s Desk," Dr. Lidia Schapira reflects on the difficulties of 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic and how people with cancer can find hope as 2021 begins.
In this Q&A, Dr. Anne Katz and Dr. Brad Zebrack discuss some of the challenges that teenagers and young adults with cancer face, including issues around sexual identity, faith, isolation, and relationships.
In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Lidia Schapira discusses how the holiday season will differ this year for people with cancer and their loved ones, and how they can best cope with those changes.
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.
In this blog post, counselor Tanya Peterson discusses the unique mental health challenges faced by people with cancer and how online therapy can help during difficult times.
Dr. Cordelia Galgut discusses the lasting grief she experiences after living through cancer and offers ways to cope for fellow survivors.
In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira explains how going outdoors can be healing for people with cancer and survivors, even during a global pandemic.
The Importance of Palliative Care for Patients and Caregivers: News from the 2016 Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium
Research presented this weekend will highlight the importance of access to palliative care that addresses the health and well-being of patients and caregivers.
Peggy Burhenn, a clinical nurse specialist, gives practical advice for getting a restful night’s sleep.