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Intentionally Supporting a Friend with Cancer

Supporting a friend or loved one who has been diagnosed with cancer can be overwhelming and emotionally taxing. It’s important to remember that, as a friend, you have the power…

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Intentionally Supporting a Friend with Cancer

Cancer, Family, and the Holidays

The holidays are a time filled with joy, love, and cherished traditions. However, when cancer becomes part of the equation, the festivities can take on a different tone. Patients and…

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Cancer, Family, and the Holidays

Embracing Gratitude: How to Cultivate a Thankful Heart and Stronger Relationships

As Thanksgiving draws near, our thoughts naturally turn to gratitude – a sentiment that warms the air and fills our days with appreciation. Beyond a seasonal tradition, gratitude becomes a…

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Embracing Gratitude: How to Cultivate a Thankful Heart and Stronger Relationships

Supporting a Friend with Cancer: Avoiding Burnout and Isolation

Supporting a friend with cancer is one of the most selfless and loving acts you can undertake. Your role as a supporter is pivotal, creating a safety net of care, encouragement,…

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Supporting a Friend with Cancer: Avoiding Burnout and Isolation

How to Write a Thoughtful Thank You Note to Someone Who Supported You During Cancer

Writing a thank you note is an art form, especially when you want to convey gratitude for support during an emotional time like dealing with a cancer diagnosis. A thoughtfully…

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How to Write a Thoughtful Thank You Note to Someone Who Supported You During Cancer

The Impact of Loneliness and the Magic of Connection

Ever felt like you’re swimming in a sea of emojis and Snapchat filters, yet still missing out on genuine connections? It’s like we’re all plugged in, yet somehow, we’re feeling…

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The Impact of Loneliness and the Magic of Connection

Navigating Support Roles and Responsibilities: A Guide for Romantic Partners and the Patient’s Family

When a loved one is diagnosed with a serious illness, it is not just the patient who faces the challenges. The impact is felt deeply by their family members, including…

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Navigating Support Roles and Responsibilities: A Guide for Romantic Partners and the Patient’s Family

Supporting a Co-worker with a Cancer Diagnosis: Expert Tips and Guidance

A cancer diagnosis can significantly impact a young adult’s work life. The physical and emotional toll of treatment can make it difficult to focus on work tasks, and the uncertainty…

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Supporting a Co-worker with a Cancer Diagnosis: Expert Tips and Guidance

Finding Normalcy: The Vital Role it Plays after a Cancer Diagnosis

Normalcy refers to the state of being normal, usual, typical, or expected. It is often sought after by adolescents and young adults (AYAs) diagnosed with cancer because a diagnosis can…

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Finding Normalcy: The Vital Role it Plays after a Cancer Diagnosis

Survivorship: Why Your Continued Support Matters

Life after cancer, often called survivorship, is a unique experience filled with challenges and rewards. It encompasses the period after cancer treatment, during which individuals may still grapple with the…

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Survivorship: Why Your Continued Support Matters