Chaplain Libby Boatwright describes how providing palliative care is a team approach and explains the unique role that the chaplain plays.
After cancer treatment ends, you might not return to work because of physical, emotional, or other reasons. This can add more stress to your life. Here are some ways to ease money woes and adjust to new settings.
Living with cancer is filled with important dates—milestones. Here are 6 tips to make sure they matter to you in the right way.
For 10 years, mesothelioma survivor Heather Von St. James has turned her survivor story into an annual celebration that encourages us all to face our fears and smash them.
A good exercise program can help reduce the side effects of surgery and treatments. Exercise expert, Carol Michaels, gives practical advice for balance and strength after cancer treatment.
Candid Discussions on Living With and After Cancer at An Evening for Cancer Survivors and Caregivers
On January 14, 2016, the Cancer Survivorship Symposium opened with An Evening for Cancer Survivors and Caregivers, an event featuring networking, a panel discussion, and an open forum to share the challenges of living with or after a cancer diagnosis.
Patient advocate Dusty Donaldson reports from the 2016 Cancer Survivorship Symposium and discusses the growing support for survivorship care plans for all people with cancer.
Life after cancer is emotionally challenging. Oncology social worker Hester Hill Schnipper, LICSW, OSW-C, describes 5 signs of distress and how you can find help.
Melissa Hudson, MD, discusses the unique needs that survivors of childhood cancer have and how they can prepare for a life after cancer.
Research presented this weekend at the 2016 Cancer Survivorship Symposium will address some of the challenges patients face after treatment ends.