Tag: Living with Cancer

July 5, 2018

The symptoms of cholangiocarcinoma

The signs of this rare bile-duct cancer typically go unnoticed at first. Here's what to know.


April 23, 2018

The emotional side of being screened for lung cancer

Experts hear some common fears from patients. Here they offer some reassurance.

Cancer Smoking

March 14, 2018

Checklist: What questions to ask your oncologist

If the diagnosis is cancer, use this checklist with your doctor to make sure you leave no question unanswered.


February 21, 2018

Should I work during cancer treatment?

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


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.

Cancer Women's Health

September 27, 2017

Tips for coping with hair loss in children

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

Cancer Children Teens

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.

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.

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.

Cancer Caregivers