In this post, the myths and facts surrounding alkaline water are examined. The discussion includes how science does not support its use for cancer treatment and how people with cancer can best stay hydrated.
The microbiome is a popular topic in health discussions. But what role does it play in cancer and its treatment? In this post, learn what the microbiome is, why it’s important, and what it has to do with cancer.
En esta publicación, el sobreviviente de cáncer adolescente, Andrés Nachón, describe lo que fue ser diagnosticado con cáncer a los 17 años, y cómo su fe y amor por el básquetbol lo ayudaron a enfrentarlo.
In this post, teenage cancer survivor Andrés Nachón describes what it was like being diagnosed with cancer at age 17, and how his faith and love for basketball helped him cope.
Dr. Michael Jefford discusses what cancer prevention and care is like in Australia, including the access Australians have to screening, how people with cancer receive treatment, and how the country is working to improve survivorship care.
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 month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Lidia Schapira discusses some of the challenges cancer survivors face in maintaining their health after cancer, and the resources available to them to help do so.
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.
In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira talks about the importance of taking care of your mental health and finding ways to cope with stress and anxiety, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic.
After a diagnosis of metastatic breast cancer, Meg Hirshberg turned to lifestyle changes to cope. In this Voices on Cancer post, she describes starting a foundation to help others do the same.