August 18, 2016

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The latest information about living with cancer

Sometimes Cancer Is Just Bad Luck
March 23, 2017
By Deena Shanker / Bloomberg
Smoking can still kill you, but two-thirds of all cancer-causing mutations rely on chance.

Who Needs Another Cancer?
March 2, 2017
By Susan Gubar / The New York Times

Colon and Rectal Cancers Rising in Young People
February 28, 2017
By Roni Caryn Rabin / The New York Times

In Maintenance Mode, Living in the Moment
February 16, 2017
By Susan Gubar / The New York Times

Mammogram Results Can Be Misleading
February 15, 2017
By Nicholas Bakalar / The New York Times

Love in the time of cancer
February 14, 2017
By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service
Getting dumped after diagnosis isn’t the only story out there; meet three couples who found romance despite disease

Scalp-Cooling Caps Help Prevent Hair Loss in Chemo
February 15, 2017
By Rachel Rabkin Peachman / The New York Times

Reaping the Benefits: Exercise Programs Offer Physical and Social Benefits for Cancer Survivors
February 3, 2017
By Brielle Urciuoli / Cure Today
Group exercise programs are beneficial to survivors of cancer, and can offer motivation from peers to continue living a healthy lifestyle.

What If We Really Knew Where To Get The Best Cancer Care: The Prostate As Case Study
January 30, 2017
By Martha Bebinger / WBUR Boston

After Mastectomies, an Unexpected Blow: Numb New Breasts
January 30, 2017
By Roni Caryn Rabin / The New York Times

Using Vaccines to Bolster Immunotherapy Responses in Kidney Cancer
January 27, 2017
By Angela Welch / Cure Today
Vaccines are currently being tested in their potential to improve immunotherapy responses for patients with renal cell carcinoma.

Depression and Anxiety Tied to Cancer Deaths
January 27, 2017
By Nicholas Bakalar / The New York Times

As HPV-Related Cancer Rates Rise, Vaccination Numbers Remain Low
January 27, 2017
By Allie Strickler / Cure Today
From stigma to convenience, there are many reasons why people do not get the HPV vaccine, although it can prevent some types of cancer.

Better Coping Strategies Needed for Partners of Younger Women with Breast Cancer
January 26, 2017
By Beth Fand Incollingo / Cure Today
any partners and caregivers still feel anxious years after their loved one's diagnosis, according to a recent study.

Wider Racial Gap Found in Cervical Cancer Deaths
January 23, 2017
By Jan Hoffman / The New York Times

Mastering the Art of Living Uncertainly With Cancer
January 18, 2017
By Lisa Machado / Cure Today
Certainty takes on a whole new meaning when you are living with cancer.

Oncology Nurse Diagnosed with Cancer Writes Apology Letter to Patients: ‘I’m Sorry, I Didn’t Get It’
November 30, 2016
By Caitlin Keating

Breast cancer drug could prevent the disease in high-risk women
November 29, 2016
From Cancer Research UK

'Kids are not little adults'
November 28, 2016
By Susan Keown / Fred Hutch News Service
Why children with cancer need their own drugs and their own research

What Not to Say to a Cancer Patient
November 28, 2016
By Jane E. Brody / The New York Times

New tricks in canine cancer research may improve treatments for humans, too
November 26, 2016
By Laurie McGinley / The Washington Post

A common virus could help fight liver cancer and hepatitis C
November 16, 2016
From TheConversation.com

CDC Doubles Down on Cancer Prevention Awareness
November 15, 2016
By Jamie Wells / American Council on Science and Health

10 Tips on Surviving the Holidays with Cancer
November 9, 2016
By Bonnie Annis / Cure Today
Holidays can be challenging, but here are a few helpful tips to surviving well.

Higher Protein Intake May Modestly Improve Breast Cancer Survival
November 9, 2016
By Jason Hoffman, PharmD, RPh / Oncology Nurse Advisor

Cancer Pathways helps longtime patient
October 24, 2016
By Alex Rozier / King5.com

18 Years Strong: Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer
October 3, 2016
Published by AstraZeneca