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When Mental Health & Cancer Meet: It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

Stock photo posed by models, sourced by Getty Images Two navigators from our Cancer Support Helpline share strategies to help you through the ups and downs of your cancer experience ...

Jokes Allowed: How Humor (and Other Strategies) Helped This YA Cope With Late-stage Cancer

"To keep going is resilience in the face of something terrible going on,” says Courtney, pictured here. Writing, joking, TikToking and connecting helped Courtney get through the toughest moments of an ...

Check Your Skin Cancer & Sun Safety Knowledge With This Derm Expert

Stock photo posed by model, sourced by Getty Images Are you applying enough sunscreen before you head outdoors? "It's a lot more than people realize," says dermatologist Vishal Anil Patel, ...

Why This Supermodel Is Spreading the Word About Sun Protection

Photo by Olivier Darbonville on Unsplash During Skin Cancer Awareness Month in May and year-round, skin cancer prevention advocates emphasize the importance of sun safety while enjoying the outdoors. Now ...

CBD to THC: M.D. Unpacks 11 Qs About Cannabis for Cancer Symptom Relief

We talk with a palliative care clinician about the potential benefits & risks of using medical cannabis (medical marijuana) to ease cancer pain and other symptoms — and why getting ...

From the HPV Vaccine to Self-Exams: Tips to Prevent & Detect Head and Neck Cancer

A volunteer conducts a visual screening during an event hosted by the Head and Neck Cancer Alliance to recognize Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Month. Photo courtesy of the Head ...

Here’s How One Woman Is Showing Myeloma Who’s Boss

“I wish we would talk about it more because you wouldn’t feel so alone going through it," shares Jawanna, pictured here.  Photographer: Casey Templeton Multiple myeloma is the second most common ...

Must-Have Caregiver Tips to Get Organized, Find Help & Recharge

Stock photo posed by models “If you're not taking care of your physical health and mental health, it's going to be a lot more challenging to be there for your ...

Lung Cancer Diagnosis? Ask These 25 Questions About Treatment Options

Image by Jens Lelie on Unsplash New treatments, biomarker testing, and clinical trials offer hope for people living with lung cancer. Read on for 25 questions to discuss with your healthcare ...

10 Tips for Caregivers

Written by Sarah Vammen TwitterFacebookLinkedInEmail This blog was originally published in November 2015 and was updated for relevancy. Caregivers to someone with cancer spend an average of 8 hours per day ...
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