For cancer survivors, distant travel is sometimes necessary to reach a cancer center or hospital for treatment or a second opinion that is not available in their local communities.
The man I love has cancer. And, after months of deliberation, of decisions made and decisions overturned, he has begun treatment.
Tips to help you effectively care for your loved one and for yourself.
When someone you love is diagnosed with cancer and you’re suddenly thrust into the caregiving role, it can be difficult sometimes to know what to do.
Tips on coping, supporting your wife, and what the doctors don’t tell you.
Although I’d like to tell you these are the five definitive rules for all cancer caregivers, the truth is that there really is no rulebook for this experience.
Marilu Henner and her husband open up about his bladder cancer, her role as caregiver, and how to talk frankly about the disease.
You wake up. You only have a second before reality punches you in the gut. The tears begin to fall. Soon they are streaming down your face.
“Hi, friend. I wanted to let you know I have some bad news. I have cancer.”
While a cancer diagnosis is given to just one person, it can have a ripple effect on everyone who cares about that person.
What being there really means.
How do couples navigate this unfamiliar, scary terrain?
You may find yourself suddenly thrust into a new role as caregiver.
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Denise and Alan Jackson open up about surviving cancer as a couple.