Tag: Living with Cancer

breast-cancer October 2, 2017

Living with breast cancer and hoping for a cure

As new treatments are approved every year, fewer women are dying from metastatic breast cancer every year and more are living with it.

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Cancer Women's Health

hair loss in children September 27, 2017

Tips for coping with hair loss in children

Children who've experienced it give advice on coping with losing your hair.

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Cancer Children Teens

teen cancer patient September 21, 2017

What one teen cancer survivor wants you to know

After 4 bouts with childhood cancer, this teen has learned valuable lessons and wants to share.

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managing heart problems from cancer treatment February 21, 2017

The ABCDEs of caring for the heart during cancer treatment — and beyond

Cancer treatment can be hard on the heart. People dealing with cancer should talk through this checklist with their doctor.

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Cancer Heart & Vascular

September 8, 2016

Patient offers tips for kids newly diagnosed with cancer

Getting a cancer diagnosis is hard. Here are some ways for kids to cope from someone who has been there.

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Cancer Children

August 19, 2016

When dealing with cancer, lean on someone to help record medical information

If you have cancer, it can be helpful to appoint a family scribe, someone to go to doctor visits with you to take notes if your mind is reeling.

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Cancer Caregivers

should I work during cancer treatment June 10, 2016

Should I work during cancer treatment?

The choice is not the same for everyone. We talk through the factors to help you decide.

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November 13, 2015

How Tennessee cancer patients take control of their life, one step at a time

The Survivor Fitness Foundation gets survivors back on their feet.

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October 7, 2015

Chemo that’s easy on the eyes

A new chemotherapy technique can not only treat eye cancers but possibly save young patients' vision.

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Breakthroughs Cancer Eye