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Marissa Jaret Winokur - Some Dreams Do Come True
Cancer, the Flu, and You
Cancer and the Holidays - Finding Balance in the Busyness
The Hope Protocol
 

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Marissa Jaret Winokur - Some Dreams Do Come True

Marissa Jaret Winokur has always been a girl with a big personality and big dreams. High on her list of goals in life – making it big as an actress and one day becoming a mom. But at 27, just as she was starting to gain her footing on Broadway, her dreams were derailed when she was diagnosed with cervical cancer.
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Cancer, the Flu, and You

Living with cancer increases your risk for complications from the flu. If you have cancer now or have had cancer in the past, you are at higher risk for complications from both seasonal and 2009 H1N1 flu (also called influenza or "swine flu").
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Feature photo Cancer and the Holidays
Finding Balance in the Busyness

by Joyce Hendershott, MSW, LISW-S, ACSW

It’s that time of year – busy schedules, high expectations, and increased stress. As a cancer survivor, you might be asking yourself how you can balance the demands of the holiday season with the limitations caused by your illness and treatment. With a little preparation (and maybe some delegation), you can be in control of how you celebrate the holidays this year.
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The Hope Protocol
by Dennis “Doc” Knowles, Survivor of the Week

There are a few million things I want to know before I die. High on my list, Is there life after death? As you can plainly see, I’ve tried to confine my investigation to useful information. There are, of course, questions that are more mundane. Lately, much of what I want to know is about life after cancer.
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