Living With


Your Simple Guide to Bladder Cancer

Learn the basics about bladder cancer to help you better understand your illness and the treatment options available.

By Malaika Hill

Appreciating Time as a Cancer Survivor

For cancer survivors, here’s one New Year’s resolution to add to your list: Seize the day and enjoy each moment to the fullest.

By PJ Hamel

Before Treatment, I Wish I'd Known...

Michael offers 10 tips from his experience with oropharyngeal cancer treatment, from how to get support to nutrition and oral care.

By Michael D. Becker

Breast Cancer Statistics: 2017 by the Numbers

Get the latest stats on incidence, mortality, survival, and screening by race/ethnicity in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society.

By PJ Hamel

5 Great Gifts Cancer Survivors Will Love

Looking for something to give a cancer survivor this holiday season? Here are 5 heartfelt gifts you can't buy at the store.

By PJ Hamel

Top Chronic Illness Books You Should Read

No matter what chronic illness you are living with, these books will have you nodding along.

By Lene Andersen, MSW

Life After Thyroid Cancer: Patients Speak

Thyroid cancer survivors share insights on what to expect after thyroid surgery, life on hormone medications, diet and fitness, and much more.

By Mary Shomon

How to Monitor for Thyroid Cancer Recurrence

Your thyroid cancer journey doesn't end after surgery. Here are 10 ways you can stay vigilant in case it comes back.

By Mary Shomon

Thyroid Hormone Replacement After Cancer

Learn what to expect from thyroid hormone replacement therapy after your thyroid is removed because of thyroid cancer.

By Mary Shomon

Is John McCain a "Cancer Warrior"?

Is it troubling to call war hero John McCain's cancer experience a "battle" or a "fight"? What's the right way to talk about cancer?

By Phyllis Johnson