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Strength: Overcoming Adversity During Difficult Times

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Everyone faces adversity at some point during their life, whether it’s a difficult situation at work, a friend in need, or a life changing medical diagnosis. Building up your emotional strength can go a long way when it comes to battling adversity. Don’t forget to rely on others – create a durable support system of […]

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A Courageous Woman’s Inspiring Dance Party

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It takes extreme courage to undergo a double mastectomy, but Deborah Cohan took bravery to the next level when she threw a dance party in the operating room right before her surgery. Luckily, a camera was there to capture Cohan and the OR staff at San Francisco’s Mount Zion Hospital busting a move to Beyoncé’s […]

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Research Shows Yoga May Help Cancer Patients Sleep Better

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For decades we’ve known that yoga has a great number of benefits—flexibility, core strength, and a healthier, happier state of mind, just to name a few. Now, research is suggesting that yoga could help those who have undergone cancer treatment sleep better. Here’s a look at the reasons why cancer patients are more susceptible to […]

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July is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month: Understand What Could Put You at Risk

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Like many other diseases, certain factors can put a person at risk for contracting bladder cancer. It’s important to understand all the facts and be educated about what environmental factors or certain behaviors can put you at risk. July is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month, so here’s some information that will help you learn more about […]

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July is UV Safety Month: How to Protect Your Skin from the Summer Sun

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Many of summer’s most cherished activities—hitting the beach, lounging by a pool, finding adventure at a water park or cheering on your favorite team at an outdoor sporting event—expose us to the sun’s harmful UV rays. While everyone knows that it’s important to use sunscreen, not everyone knows the proper ways to protect their skin […]

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A New Approach To Prostate Cancer Treatment

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A new study suggests that early chemotherapy can provide significant benefits, and may be the key to increased survival rates. The findings are being talked about across the oncology community, and may even change the way we approach prostate cancer treatment in the future. Dr. Nicholas J. Vogelzang, an oncologist at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of […]

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Infographic – Prostate Cancer by the Numbers

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Prostate cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in men, but it is also highly treatable when diagnosed early. Here’s what you need to know about prostate cancer: Prostate cancer can occur with very few or no symptoms at all, so remember to maintain routine checkups with your doctor for prevention and […]

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Happiness is a Form of Courage

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When we are faced with challenges, sometimes it takes strength and courage to have a positive outlook on life. All of these factors bring forth happiness, which is a powerful form of healing. Visit our blog, and read stories of cancer survivors who embraced happiness and courage in an effort to overcome their challenges, and […]

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Testicular Cancer is More Curable than Ever

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Being diagnosed with testicular cancer can be overwhelming at first, but thanks to years of clinical research, it’s now one of the most cureable types of cancer. If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with testicular cancer, here are some reassuring facts and statistics. Testicular Cancer is Highly Treatable According to The American Cancer […]

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