heart made from hands Caregiver
hopeful 9.14.2018
3 Concerns Every Caregiver Must Face (and How to Deal with Them)

Remember that in order to be most effective in your role as caregiver, you must also take care of yourself. Here are three unique concerns to consider.

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hopeful 9.13.2018
Pancreatic cancer: What you need to know

We don't know what causes pancreatic cancer. But some risk factors are worth noting. If you have relatives with the disease, you may want to seriously consider genetic screening.

Kids standing against a wall with backpacks at their feet Survivor
Abe Rosenberg 9.12.2018
Back to School after Cancer

Even the most resilient student can run into unforeseen problems ranging from “chemo brain”, to the inability to reconnect with their old friends. With planning, just about any potential challenge can be anticipated and handled.

Sweet Potato and Apple Soup on a counter with a dollop of cream Recipe
hopeful 9.07.2018
Creamy Sweet Potato and Apple Soup

Side effects of cancer treatment may make eating solid foods difficult. This hearty soup is easy to prepare and a must for sustaining strength and physical well-being.

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Welcome to Hopeful, an online space where anyone touched by cancer can connect and learn to thrive. This is a place where patients, caregivers, friends – anyone – can come and find others on the same journey. Your words and experiences, your grief and your triumphs, all form the fabric of this community. And so does hope. We are called Hopeful because no matter how you enter this space we are building together – whether it is for advice, health tips or simply to connect – we want you to emerge hopeful.