Meredith Begley

Winter Is Coming: How People with Cancer Can Prevent Slips and Falls

December 23, 2019

Falls are a risk for everyone during slushy winter months, but the risk is especially high for people with cancer. Memorial Sloan Kettering physical therapist Jillian Hobson walks readers through what they can do to minimize the chance of falling.

How Parents Can Help Their Kids Get Ready to Go Back to School After Cancer

September 15, 2019

Going back to school after finishing cancer treatment can be exciting yet anxiety-inducing for a child — and a parent. Memorial Sloan Kettering neuropsychologist and child psychologist Stephen Sands has tips to help make the transition smoother.

Study Asks: Are Women Missing Out on BRCA Testing?

August 13, 2019

A recent study found that only a quarter of women with breast cancer and a third of women with ovarian cancer had undergone genetic testing. Memorial Sloan Kettering experts say these numbers are surprisingly low.