Applications available for free family cancer retreat this fall in Albuquerque taosnews ... new developments in cancer treatment; “ask the oncologist” panels; coping with treatment-related side effects; genetic testing: what does it really tell you?
New surgery helps breast cancer survivors regain confidence WCNC "I'm a 10 year survivor but I've dealt with reconstruction for nine years. I have felt like I could never say I was done. There was something I didn't like or wasn't comfortable with.
Ken Burns, Mukherjee collaborate on cancer project Reading Eagle They're collaborating with Stand Up to Cancer, an advocacy group co-founded by Katie Couric, to prepare an educational outreach program to go with the documentary.
As his wife and caregiver, I've been completely "wrapped up" with him and his cancer since he was first diagnosed. He had enough going on, so I took it upon myself to take care of his medications and his appointments.
My Experience as a Cancer Caregiver. November 21, 2005 ... No doubt exists that being a caregiver for a person with cancer is tough, and it's certainly going to be the most difficult endeavor in your life.
Medical Daily Breast cancer survivor documents year of treatment in time-lapse video msnNOW After she had a double mastectomy, Emily Helck decided to document her year of chemo treatment by taking photos of herself every week.
Richmond filmmaker inspires viewers Houston Chronicle The idea for "It's Not About Me," came to Martin-Hicks from some friends at Global Media Outreach. Tauber died in 2008 on Valentine's Day from rhabdomysarcoma, a virulent soft cell cancer.
Space.com NASA Needs More Women, Top Official Says Space.com "The latest data and surveys show females care greatly about improving the environment around them, and they care about helping people, and what we need to do is make that translation to...
ABC News Boston Man Quits Job to Find Cure for Wife's Rare Cancer ABC News Now, Kaitz is on family medical leave and is the main caregiver at home, driving back and forth to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and on a quest to find a cure to save...
Janet Fouts's insight:
That's love. How many caregivers give up everything for theirs loved ones? A lot!
Cancer in Kenya Should Not Be A Death Certificate The Women's International Perspective Biopsy, mammogram, and chemotherapy are words all too familiar with cancer patients. Death is another word often at the ...
Long-term cancer survivors (70 percent of patients now live for at least five years after diagnosis) and their caregivers, are about 25 percent more likely to experience anxiety than those who don't have cancer, and it can be a ...
November 21, 2005 is a day that will be burned in my memory forever. That is the day that my wife Heather received her malignant pleural mesothelioma cancer diagnosis. Immediately, my work as a caregiver started.
Musicians unite to benefit child cancer patients Utica Observer Dispatch Hearts of Hope started in 2011 when the students teamed up with KEYS, a Sherrill-based outreach created by Colleen and David Bennett that offers musical therapy for child...
Download My Right Breast Used to be My Stomach by Elaine Godley, Susann Winlow, Christine Hamilton, Lis McDermott: Elaine shares some simple self-help strategies for good health that anyone can follow.
Janet Fouts's insight:
A little reality for those who think reconstruction is "simple"