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Parenting with Cancer

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Children facing a parent’s diagnosis can often feel out of place, as it may be difficult for them to relate to other children who are not going through the same issues at home. More than 3 million children currently have a parent diagnosed with cancer, and it is important to address their specific emotional needs.

Common Emotional Concerns for People Impacted by Cancer

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

There are ways you can manage your emotional well-being so you can live well with cancer.

Finding Inspiration in the Wild

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

What is possible when we pursue our dreams, call upon our human spirit to rise above man’s most threatening diseases, and most importantly, are there for other human beings who are also faced with the demands of disease.

Tips for Staying Healthy During Flu Season

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Precautions you can take this flu season.

New Year’s Resolutions for People Living with Cancer

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

If you’re living with cancer and are trying to live healthier in the New Year, check out our suggestions and, remember, if you’re considering making major changes to your exercise or eating habits, consult with your health care team first.

Happy Holidays from the Cancer Support Community

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

The Cancer Support Community family wishes you and your loved ones a very joyous holiday! Please note that our Cancer Support Helpline will be closed on Christmas Eve (12/24), Christmas Day (12/25), New Year’s Eve (12/31) and New Year’s Day (1/1). If you are experiencing an emergency at that time, please call 911 or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.

Happy Holidays!

Being a Caregiver During the Holidays

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

The holiday season is in full swing with parties, family get-togethers, traveling and so much holiday shopping. This is one of the busiest times of the year for most of us, but for those caring for a loved one with cancer it can be exhausting, both physically and emotionally. While caring for your loved one during the holiday season, don’t forget to take care of yourself. Here are some tips for having a wonderful and peaceful holiday season.

CSC is Featured in The Wall Street Journal

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

There are currently 14 million cancer survivors living in the United States, and by 2022 there will be an estimated 18 million survivors. The Wall Street Journal cites an increased focus on “the whole patient” as the next front in cancer care, with emphasis on the emotional and mental well-being of survivors.

The WSJ article highlights the work that the Cancer Support Community has been doing to address the needs of those impacted by cancer, including CSC’s partnership with Greenville Health System’s Center for Integrative Oncology and Survivorship in Greenville, SC.

Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Empowering Listeners to Live Well with Cancer

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

From the Affordable Care Act, to finding the silver linings in cancer, to playing video games, it has been an exciting time to tune in Frankly Speaking About Cancer. Hosted by Kim Thiboldeaux, CSC’s President and CEO, and airing every Tuesday at 4 p.m. ET, Frankly Speaking About Cancer empowers listeners to live well with cancer. The internet radio show covers a wide variety of topics, and this past month has been no exception. Take a look below at our most recent topics and guests.

Giving Tuesday: A day to help those affected by cancer

Monday, December 2, 2013

This year as we pour endless energy and effort into planning Black Fridayshopping strategies and hunting for the best online deals on Cyber Monday, we should also remember another day—a day focused on giving rather than receiving. Giving Tuesday is a campaign to create a national day of giving to kick off the holiday season.

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