Coping® with Cancer Magazine
Table of Contents
March/April 2017 * Volume 31 * Issue 2
An independent publication written by and for
the national cancer community
6 On the Cover: NFL Hall of Famer
Jim Kelly Takes Down Head
and Neck Cancer
The former Buffalo Bills quarterback shares how he stayed “Kelly Tough” through two rounds with cancer.
8 Embracing Survivorship
The cancer experience doesn’t end when treatment does. Learn how to make the most of your life after cancer treatment.
10 Get Your Digestive Tract
Back on Track
Tips for coping with nausea, vomiting, and other cancer-related gastrointestinal complications
13 What Is Multiple Myeloma?
Find out more about this blood cancer and how it’s diagnosed.
19 You Don’t Have to Go It Alone
Patient navigators can help you chart your course through the cancer maze.
21 Making Sure the Kids Are
How to help your children adjust to a loved one’s cancer diagnosis
22 Coping with Bladder Cancer
A diagnosis of bladder cancer can leave you feeling uncertain, anxious, and overwhelmed. Finding ways to cope is an important part of healing.
24 Get Help for the Sexual
Side Effects of Prostate
If your sexuality is important to you, don’t neglect this aspect of your recovery. Help is available.
26 The “Write” Way to Heal
A four-time cancer survivor shares how she used writing as a therapeutic tool in her cancer journey.
28 The Latest in Cancer Research from the American Society of Clinical Oncology
31 Balancing Hope & Reality
5 tips for supporting a loved one with cancer
32 Secrets to a Good Night’s Sleep
for Cancer Survivors
Over half of all cancer survivors have trouble sleeping. Here’s what to do if you are one of them.
FDA Update 11
News Briefs 12, 23
Survivor 20, 25, 30
Cancer Survivors Guide 35