The name says it all… “Hope Connections for Cancer Support”

Let’s face it… cancer is a life-changing disease that has the potential to wreak havoc on anyone it touches- patient, caregiver, family & even close friends.   What is Hope Connections for Cancer Support? If you live in the greater Washington DC area, check out Hope Connections for Cancer Support – they...

Suggestions for Living with Cancer

  This guest post was written by Valerie Johnston of Healthline.  Healthline is a medical search engine that provides trusted health information, free tools, news and doctor-reviewed resources that encourage a healthy living.  Valerie is a health and fitness writer from East Texas and has ambitions of one day running a...


FREE Fertility Medications for Female Cancer Patients

  If you are a woman of reproductive age & a US citizen who has received a new cancer diagnosis and wish to undergo fertility preservation PRIOR to the start of cancer treatment, you can now receive certain FREE fertility medications.   Walgreens and Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. are collaborating to provide free access...


WTF is Oral Mucositis?

  Everyone knows that hair loss is a common side effects of chemo and radiation -but did you know that these therapies can also wreak havoc in the mouth?  Not only can cancer treatments cause severe dry mouth or xerostomia, but they can also cause oral mucositis.  So WTF is...


Musicians On Call

This is seriously AMAZING….  I just learned of a super cool organization called Musicians On Call.   Studies have shown that music has a direct, healing effect on people…. music can lower blood pressure, help with pain management, reduce stress, anxiety & depression, assist Alzheimer’s patients in recalling the past,...


ISOL & the Big C

ISOL means In Search of Love The Big C unfortunately means CANCER not climax   I just read an amazing blog post on CrazySexyLife (one of my favorite sites on cancer & wellness) called Chemo Courtship.  Guest blogger Catherine Phillips writes about how she, single mother of 2 with cancer, approached dating.  Yes,...




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