Coping with Cancer Articles

Knitting in the Chemo Room

Knitting in the Chemo Room

A poem from breast cancer survivor.
Ready for Retirement?

Ready for Retirement?

For cancer survivors, the transition from working to retirement is full of challenges and opportunities.
Easing the Pain of Cancer

Easing the Pain of Cancer

These pain management strategies can help draw your attention away from the pain, improve your mood, and reduce the impact that pain has on you.
Breast Cancer Survivor Hoda Kotb

Breast Cancer Survivor Hoda Kotb

“You can’t scare me.” That’s the powerful mantra Hoda Kotb took on after beating breast cancer.
Sportscaster Ernie Johnson Jr.

Sportscaster Ernie Johnson Jr.

In 2003, Ernie was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma after noticing some swelling on the left side of his face. Here, he shares his story.
Former New England Patriots Lineman Joe Andruzzi

Former New England Patriots Lineman Joe Andruzzi

Joe Andruzzi is the classic tough guy from Staten Island. His father was a detective in the New York police department.
Spring Fling

Spring Fling

This spring, we scheduled our reunion around the best days in my chemotherapy cycle.
Country Music Legend Randy Owen Proves That You Can’t Keep a Good Man Down

Country Music Legend Randy Owen Proves That You Can’t Keep a Good Man Down

Randy Owen rose to country-music superstardom in the late 80s as the front man for the band Alabama.
NFL Hall of Famer Mike Haynes Is Speaking Out About Prostate Cancer

NFL Hall of Famer Mike Haynes Is Speaking Out About Prostate Cancer

He took part in an event to raise awareness and didn’t realize he’d end up helping himself the most.
Sharing Our Stories

Sharing Our Stories

Cancer is an illness that binds us together, and we can all help each other to live well by sharing our stories.
One Hat, Two Hats, Red Hats, Blue Hats

One Hat, Two Hats, Red Hats, Blue Hats

My sister said, “We have to make this fun!” I had just had surgery for ovarian cancer. I was devastated, in pain, scared, and unsure of my future.
CBS News Anchor Bob Schieffer on Facing Bladder Cancer

CBS News Anchor Bob Schieffer on Facing Bladder Cancer

CBS news veteran Bob Schieffer knows how to get the story.
Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John

When Olivia Newton-John was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992, the modern breast cancer movement was just beginning to take shape.
The Price Is Right’s Rich Fields

The Price Is Right’s Rich Fields

Though it wasn’t exactly an easy road, looking back Rich can see how cancer was a catalyst in his life.
Putting It Into Perspective

Putting It Into Perspective

Pro golfer Billy Mayfair on golf, cancer, and what’s really important in life.
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