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What Are Cancer Survivors, Patients and Caregivers Most Thankful for This Holiday Season?

November 30th 2020, 7:00pm

By Ryan McDonald


On social media, in honor of Thanksgiving, CURE® recently asked its readers to share what they are most thankful for this holiday season.

What To Do Next After Finding Out You Have Cancer

November 30th 2020, 5:00pm

By Jane Biehl Ph.D.


A cancer survivor shares some ways she coped when confronted with her cancer diagnosis.

CURE®’s Top Stories: November 2020

November 30th 2020, 4:00pm

By Jessica Skarzynski


Each month, we take a look back at the most popular CURE® stories. Here are the top five stories for November 2020.

How the Cancer Care Team is Like a Symphony Orchestra

November 30th 2020, 4:00pm

By Jessica Skarzynski


Often, patients with cancer will come into contact with only a handful of members of their care team: a primary care physician or oncologist, perhaps a nurse or two. But as Dr. Phillip J. Koo explained, it helps to view the cancer care team – including those who a patient may never see – with a wider lens.

Oncology Nurses Provide A Compassionate and Encouraging Presence for Patients with Cancer

November 30th 2020, 2:00pm


A patient with cancer discusses how the compassionate and encouraging presence of oncology nurses makes a difference in their cancer journey.

COVID-19 Pandemic Phrases: ‘Quarantini,’ ‘Doomscrolling’ and more!

November 29th 2020, 8:00pm

By Ron Cooper


A lighthearted look from one cancer survivor on the phrases that we've learned of, or made up, during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Compassionate and Professional Oncology Nurses Make All the Difference For Patients with Cancer

November 29th 2020, 3:00pm


Patients with cancer discuss how compassionate and professional oncology nurses make all the difference on their care teams as they go through the cancer journey.

How Yoga Helped Me in My Post Breast Cancer Treatment Journey

November 28th 2020, 7:00pm

By Leona Downey


A former oncologist discusses how yoga became a vital part of her recovery after a surprise breast cancer diagnosis.

By My Side As an Oncology Nurse — And a Friend

November 28th 2020, 3:00pm


A cancer survivor describes how her oncology nurse was by her side through her cancer journey as both a nurse, and her friend.

Oncology Nurses Are Compassionate, Empathetic and Knowledgeable

November 27th 2020, 10:00pm


An oncology nurse recounts how her fellow nurses are compassionate, empathetic and knowledgeable towards patients with cancer.