Patrick Swayze's cancer diagnosis
I was saddened to hear the reports of the pancreatic cancer diagnosis for Patrick Swayze. It is also disheartening to hear differing versions from the media, ranging from "5weeks to live"
to a very "early stage case showing excellent results from his treatments". I certainly hope the latter is the correct one. I was diagnosed with a very rare form of pancreatic cancer in1983, and was told I...
Managing Prostate Cancer
Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be one of the most
devastating things to happen to a man, regardless of his age or the prior state
of his health. For men diagnosed with prostate cancer, the news can be
especially traumatic: worrying about how you’ll endure treatment and how you’ll
pay for it, anxiety surrounding how the illness and treatment will affect your
body, and planning for your...
How Wendy Chioji Is Surviving and Thriving
Wendy Chioji is the perfect host for our new show, "Surviving & Thriving." See how her breast cancer diagnosis inspired her to live more fully and more boldly than ever before. Come along as Wendy shares her adventurous life.
Surviving & Thriving: Emily Cowling
A cancer diagnosis can be devastating when you're older but totally shocking when you're young. Emily Cowling was just 22 years old when she was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor, but she vowed to fight. And that's exactly what she's done.
Saving Lives, Changing Lives
Women Playing For T.I.M.E. is more than a fundraising group -- it's an organization that changes lives and saves lives. See for yourself just how special this organization is.
Enter the Dragon
How long does it take to turn a good idea into a great program? Not long when great people combine forces with great organizations. What began as a weekend event for a few cancer survivors is now a year-round wellness program for an entire community.
David Servan Schreiber
His stunning cancer diagnosis at the age of 31 forever changed how this doctor viewed the patient experience and how we fight cancer.