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Cancer treatments cause a number of side effects, and some of the most lasting and potentially embarrassing are surgery scars. Whether from breast cancer, throat cancer, skin cancer, or other ...

How to Reduce Surgery Scars and Improve Skin Elasticity After Surgery

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During and after chemotherapy your senses may feel like they have gone haywire. Taste changes are a very common side effect of chemotherapy. Your sense of smell might also change, and you might ...

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During and after chemotherapy your senses may feel like they have gone haywire. Taste changes are a very common side effect of chemotherapy. Your sense of smell might also change, and you might ...

What Should I Bring With Me To Chemotherapy? Creating a Chemo Goody Bag

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Exercise is an important component of a cancer survivor’s recovery process. Emerging research suggests a decrease in breast cancer recurrence for those who exercise. A well-designed program can ...

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Exercise is an important component of a cancer survivor’s recovery process. Emerging research suggests a decrease in breast cancer recurrence for those who exercise. A well-designed program can ...

Exercises for Cancer Survivors - A Great New Resource for Recovery

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This is a condensed version of a longer post that was published on the Breast Cancer Yoga Blog entitled: Cancer Pre-Treatment Check List – 6 Tips To Make Your Life Easier Once You Begin ...

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This is a condensed version of a longer post that was published on the Breast Cancer Yoga Blog entitled: Cancer Pre-Treatment Check List – 6 Tips To Make Your Life Easier Once You Begin ...

6 Tips To Read To Make Your Cancer Treatment More Organized and More Comfortable - Cancer Pre-Treatment Check list

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This is a condensed version of a blog post entitled "Donate Your Data– Share your Cancer Story to Help Yourself While Helping ...

Donate Your Data – Share your Cancer Story to Help Yourself While Helping Others

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Have you or has someone you know recently been diagnosed with cancer? Here are some helpful things to consider before starting treatment. This post is condensed version of a more detailed post ...

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Have you or has someone you know recently been diagnosed with cancer? Here are some helpful things to consider before starting treatment. This post is condensed version of a more detailed post ...

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Have you or has someone you know recently been diagnosed with cancer? Here are some helpful things to consider before starting treatment. This post is condensed version of a more detailed post ...

7 Tips to Prepare for Chemotherapy and Radiataion

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Have you or has someone you know recently been diagnosed with cancer? Here are some helpful things to consider before starting treatment. This post is condensed version of a more detailed post ...

7 Tips to Prepare for Chemotherapy and Radiataion

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Ask anyone who’s been through radiation treatments, and they’ll tell you—one of the most difficult things to deal with are the burns. Radiation kills cancer cells, but on its way into the body to ...

Tips to Help You Soothe Radiation Burns and Other Cancer Skin Care Issues

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Learn about how Salvestrols combat cancer in this intriguing blog post. Several medical and scientific professionals share the belief that most people suffer from a deficiency of anti-cancer ...

Salvestrols are an Indespensible Weapon in the Battle Against Cancer – they may even destroy cancer cells

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Ninety percent of skin-care products on the market contain ingredients that can be carcinogenic, estrogenic, or teratogenic, with the potential for long-term serious neurological disorders and ...

What You Put on Your Skin Matters! Your Skin is the Largest Organ in Your Body

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It is important to be aware of some of the side effects to the mouth, gums, and teeth that can result from cancer treatment. In this blog post we offer some helpful tips so that you can be ...

Oral Health During Chemotherapy and Radiation

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It is important to be aware of some of the side effects to the mouth, gums, and teeth that can result from cancer treatment. In this blog post we offer some helpful tips so that you can be ...

Tips For Oral Health While Undergoing Chemotherapy and Radiation

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Thanks to Maria Lucas of Radiant Wrap a visit to a radiation oncology center doesn't have to mean wearing a frayed and faded gown. The inspiration for her idea came during her treatment and it is ...

Radiant Wrap – Stylish and Comfortable Radiation Therapy Gowns

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If you are worried about a friend or a relative who might be alone when an emergency occurs, keep your eyes on this App - which currently in beta testing. The app, dubbed Medlert, is designed for ...

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If you are worried about a friend or a relative who might be alone when an emergency occurs, keep your eyes on this App - which currently in beta testing. The app, dubbed Medlert, is designed for ...

An App to Save Lives - Medlert can help give you peace of mind

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Interested in nutrition during cancer and for cancer survivors? FREE APP FOR IPHONES ~ Dana-Farber Cancer Institute created the Ask The Nutritionist: Recipes for Fighting Cancer app to help you ...

Ask The Nutritionist - Free App for iPhones - Recipes for Fighting Cancer and More

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CureLauncher gives you the power and the support to make a life changing decision. If you physician suggests a clinical trial or alternative treatment CureLauncher can help you connect with just ...

CureLauncher – Personalized Clinical Trial Matching

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Traditionally “summer camp” is viewed as a carefree, fun and sometimes educational program for kids to take part in during their summer breaks. Lasting a few days to a few weeks, these programs ...

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Starting either chemotherapy or radiation oncology treatment can feel overwhelming. There are logistics and arrangements to consider, medical research and treatment options to review, as well as ...

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Starting either chemotherapy or radiation oncology treatment can feel overwhelming. There are logistics and arrangements to consider, medical research and treatment options to review, as well as ...

Tips to Combat Cancer Side Effects and Improve Comfort During Cancer Treatment

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Whether you are currently healthy or managing a chronic illness, you should be keeping track of your personal health records. This blog post offers tips and resources that can help you ensure that ...

The Importance of Personal Health Records

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The beginning of a series of radiation oncology treatments may be just one piece of the overall protocol. Below we share some tips to help you through treatment. Radiation oncology can cause a ...

Skin Care During Radiation Oncology - Solutions for Radiation Burns

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The Lymphodema Breast Cancer App features information on what lymphodema is and how to reduce your risk. The Lymphodema Breast Cancer App is a comprehensive, “on the go” guide to breast cancer ...

Tools and Tips for Managing Lymphodema

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A recent report by the Center for Disease Control, announced the great news that overall trends show lives lost to cancer are decreasing. This is great news. However, the corollary to this is that ...

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A recent report by the Center for Disease Control, announced the great news that overall trends show lives lost to cancer are decreasing. This is great news. However, the corollary to this is that ...

What to do When Finished With Cancer Treatment? Create Your Cancer Survivorship Care Plan!

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Dr. Evan Lipson is an oncologist who launched an organization called "Seize the Days" in order to celebrate people living with cancer and explore the ways they make their days meaningful. The ...

Seize the Days Inspires by Showcasing the Spirit and Courage of Cancer Patients

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Jonny Imerman wondered: “What if every cancer fighter could talk to a cancer survivor who was uniquely familiar with their experience; who not only had beaten the same type and stage of cancer, ...

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Jonny Imerman wondered: “What if every cancer fighter could talk to a cancer survivor who was uniquely familiar with their experience; who not only had beaten the same type and stage of cancer, ...

Imerman Angels - Connecting Cancer Fighters, Survivors and Caregivers

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The Power of One "Plus" and Creating the 10 to Thrive eBook One of the most common issues cancer survivors and caregivers face is isolation. Often you feel alone because cancer has changed your ...

Free eBook for Young Adult Cancer Patients, Survivors and Thrivers

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Breathing for Cancer Recovery - Calm and Relaxation - Managing Stress, Fear, Pain and Anxiety written by Guest Blogger Diana Ross We hear from time to time the familiar saying “take a deep ...

Why is Our Breath so Important for Cancer Recovery?

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Learn insights and information about numerous products that can reduce the unpleasant and debilitating side effects from chemo and radiation. Looking for a holiday gift for an individual battling ...

Holiday Gift Ideas for Cancer Patients

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The holiday season brings with it many joys; and one of our favorite ways to share joy with our loved ones is through sharing food: parties, family meals, and sweets passed around at the office or ...

6 Tips To Prepare Healthy Holiday Foods

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The concept of complementary therapies has become increasingly accepted. There are simple and natural substances and protocols that could reduce toxicity and enhance the value of chemotherapy ...

5 Point Plan for Better Cancer Outcomes: Complementary Medicine and Life Style Choices

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It may be an awkward moment when you learn that a friend, loved one, or coworker has been diagnosed with cancer. You may initially be at a loss for words and yet you want to offer empathy and ...

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It may be an awkward moment when you learn that a friend, loved one, or coworker has been diagnosed with cancer. You may initially be at a loss for words and yet you want to offer empathy and ...

8 Awesome Tips to Help Cancer Patients

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Many people associate electronic health records with healthcare providers. In fact, personal health records should be organized and consolidated as well. Many people don't realize that having thir ...

Personal Health Records - Make Sure They Are Organized - This Can Save Your Life!

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In this guest blog post on Cancer Blog: Lots To Live For! Tami Boehmer, award winning blogger and author talks about attibutes and personality traits of cancer survivors who beat the odds. Tami, ...

Cancer Survivors Who Beat the Odds – Attributes of Survivors Who Became Thrivers

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Many areas of the body can be affected by breast cancer surgery and treatments. A lot of people complain about stiffness, pulling, tightness, and having less flexibility. The muscles and skin are ...

Exercise for Cancer Patients and The Importance of Exercise in Cancer Recovery

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September is National Yoga Month. In this blog post Karen Whittier, RYT from Embrace Activism shares her thoughts about Cancer and Exercise, and why you should consider adding Yoga to a post ...

Yoga Helps With Cancer Recovery - Celebrate National Yoga Month

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Lee McCracken shares her story about why it is important to remember to get your mammogram. It saved her life! She has used her own diagnosis to become a voice to help others. "Research shows ...

Yes, Ma'am! Mammograms Are a Must! Don't forget to get your Mammogram!

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Back to school season offers the perfect opportunity to organize your family's personal health records. Most families with school age children have to fill out medical paperwork to submit to the ...

The IMportance of Personal Health Records and Emergency Contacts: Are You Prepared For a Medical Emergency?

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In this blog post, Margot Malin, the founder of Lots To Live For, Inc. is interviewed by IdeaMensch. IdeaMensch is a community of entrepreneurs who share how they bring their ideas to life. ...

Lots To Live For, Inc. - One Stop Shopping and Solutions for Cancer Patients - Bringing the Idea to Life

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In this blog post guest blogger Sue Bock tells us what a cancer coach is and how you can find a cancer coach to help you along your ...

Cancer Coaches are Trained to Help Patients Along Their Journey - Could A Cancer Coach Help You?

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The journey after a cancer diagnosis can be approached holistically - incorporating mind, body and spirit. Here is a a blog post that offers great advice if you or someone you know is considering ...

A Checklist For Chemotherapy Patients, Answers to Questions You May Not Think of Asking

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7 Cream is a homeopathic treatment for radiation burns and radiation dermatitis, as well as an excellent cream for other skin conditions. The 7 ingredients are described in this blog post with ...

Homeopathic Treatment for Radiation Burns and Other Skin Conditions