A Helping Hand: 10 ways to be there for a friend with cancer Support Tips
hopeful 8.16.2018
A Helping Hand: 10 Ways to be There for a Friend With Cancer

When a friend or family member is diagnosed with cancer, you want to help – but it can be hard to know where to start. There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to lending a hand.

Macaroni and cheese in a dish Recipe
hopeful 8.15.2018
Grown-up Macaroni and Cheese

We like this recipe for anyone undergoing treatment for two reasons. First, it's an easy way to get calories in. Second, soft foods eases mouth discomfort that can occur during treatment.

Returning to work after cancer Lifestyle
hopeful 8.13.2018
6 Things to Consider When Returning to Work After Cancer

When you are ready and comfortable to return, here are six things to consider to help the transition go more smoothly.

Cancer and Back Pain Lifestyle
hopeful 8.06.2018
Cancer and Your Aching Back

Back pain is one of the most common problems out there. About 80 percent of adults experience low back pain at some point in their lifetimes

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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.