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Lifting Weight Off of Patients’ Shoulders

July 26th 2021, 3:00pm

By Sharon Ward

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Three different people describe similar experiences with someone who stands alongside them during their journeys.

Patients With Blood Cancer Less Likely to Produce COVID-19 Antibodies After Vaccination

July 26th 2021, 1:00pm

By Brielle Benyon

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About 25% of patients with blood cancer did not produce antibodies after being vaccinated against COVID-19.

Music Leads to Lung Cancer Awareness

July 25th 2021, 9:00pm

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"Hildy’s creative energy in founding and nurturing Upstage Lung Cancer has made many more people aware of the disease," one man writes.

Like a Vessel

July 25th 2021, 6:00pm

By Chris Matthews

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A breast cancer survivor writes a poem about feeling adrift after treatment.

Childhood Cancer Survivor Becomes Oncology Nurse and Hero

July 25th 2021, 3:00pm

By Lauren Goodwin

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A mother credits her son’s oncology nurse for saving his life and their entire family with her smile, grace and endless commitment.

A Huge Heart for Patients With Lung Cancer

July 24th 2021, 9:00pm

By Mari Casanova

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A patient with small cell lung cancer nominates writes about the woman who connected her to others with the same diagnosis.

Imperfection After Breast Cancer

July 24th 2021, 6:00pm

By Felicia Carparelli

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A stage 2 breast cancer survivor uses poetry to reflect on her views about her changing body after a lumpectomy, chemotherapy and radiation.

Using Group Therapy as a Learning Experience for Patients With Cancer

July 24th 2021, 3:00pm

By Michael Urban

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A patient with cancer recalls his experience with group therapy started by a nurse that helped him learn more not only from her but from others in similar situations.

FDA’s Approval of Keytruda-Based Regimen for Certain Stomach Cancer Subtypes ‘Really Exciting’ For Patients

July 23rd 2021, 11:00pm

By Ryan McDonald

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The FDA’s recent approval of Keytruda in combination with trastuzumab and chemotherapy in the first-line setting is an exciting change for a group of patients with certain subtypes of stomach cancer, according to an expert.

Heart Failure May Increase Cancer Risk

July 23rd 2021, 9:00pm

By Darlene Dobkowski, MA

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Patients with heart failure may have an increased incidence of cancer, which may be a result of similar risk factors including obesity and diabetes.

Easing Worried Patients During Difficult Times Throughout Cancer Treatment

July 23rd 2021, 6:00pm

By Christina Klawitter, RN, M.S.N., OCN

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A colleague writes about an infusion nurse that has the bedside manner to make patients’ experiences with cancer a little calmer with her sense of humor and knowledge.

A Trail of Crumbs

July 23rd 2021, 4:00pm

By Marissa Holzer

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“My stories are my trail of crumbs leading back to my heart and my innermost thoughts,” writes a woman living with metastatic breast cancer.

90-Year-Old Will Walk 3,600 Miles for Children With Cancer, KISS and Cinderella Keyboardist Dies From Cancer and More

July 23rd 2021, 3:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

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From a 90-year-old man’s 3,600-mile walk to raise money for children with cancer to the death of KISS and Cinderella keyboardist Gary Corbett, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

4 Tips for Cancer Survivors on Summer Vacation

July 23rd 2021, 1:00pm

By Brielle Benyon

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CURE® offers tips to stay relaxed and healthy during the summer months.

Rock Solid Care

July 23rd 2021, 12:00am

By Steve Sendele

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A cancer survivor writes about the oncologist who helped him conquer the fears and anxieties of cancer treatments.