Recently, the news has been full of headlines about how massaging your breasts can reduce your cancer risk. I have had two breast cancer scares, and as a thyroid cancer survivor, I hesitate to believe

More Crazy Cancer Cures


When cancer enters the picture, we are desperate for answers: how did this happen? What is next? How do I make it go away? Often times, while we are struggling for the answers, healthy people will ask

How Do People Get Cancer?

When I was first brainstorming for this article, I thought I’d write about the challenges of caregiving at the holidays. But a comment from someone on Twitter inspired a different approach: how to care

Caregiving For Yourself

Being Cancer Survivors: Facing Misconceptions

“As a cancer survivor, you will have to deal with public misconceptions. You do get used to it, and some of my friends even have a little fun with it. As cancer survivors, it is our responsibility to correct these myths the healthy community hears. My friends, and fellow survivors, shared their experiences on this subject.”

Read the rest at Everyday Health.