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How Breast Cancer Affects Our Family

Read Phyllis Johnson's story about how her breast cancer affected her family, and how a trip to Maui helped her find new appreciation for being alive.

Is Your Doctor a Jerk?

A bad relationship with someone on your medical team can make cancer treatment even worse. Here's how to deal with it.

Have a Great Relationship with Your Care Team

Being respectful, saying thank you, and staying positive are a few of the strategies for building strong relationships with your medical team.

10 Winter Tips for Cancer Survivors

If you're a breast cancer survivor, here are 10 helpful ways to keep yourself warm and healthy during the winter.

5 Meaningful Ways to Support Cancer Patients

5 Meaningful Ways to Support Cancer Patients

When Traver Hutchins was diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2008, people were eager to help. Anyone who has ever had a family member, friend, or acquaintance diagnosed with cancer knows this feeling: the overwhelming desire to somehow show you care. ...

10 Ways to Deal with Holiday Unhappiness

Is cancer making you feel sick, scared, or financially challenged this holiday season? Finding some joy this season with these 10 tips for holiday unhappiness.

Chemobrain and Holiday Multi-Tasking

Is chemobrain making it hard to stay on track this holiday season? Here are some practical strategies for staying organized during the holiday crunch.

Vaccines After Breast Cancer

Vaccines for you and your family can offer vital protection if your immunity is compromised by chemotherapy, radiation, and stress from breast cancer treatment.

How to Make Thanksgiving Easier with Cancer

Here are some strategies for lightening your load and enjoying Thanksgiving when you’re just not in the mood to celebrate.

New Recommendations for Cancer Research

Learn about the 10 new recommendations for cancer prevention, care, and research from Vice President Joe Biden’s National Cancer Moonshot Initiative.