When Cancer Strikes Early In Life

While prostate cancer strikes over 200,000 American men every year, most are over the age of 50. At 39, Javier was the youngest person in Los Angeles County to ever be stricken with the disease. Read his story.

Carrots and Prostate Cancer

According to the National Institutes of Health, there seems to be a relationship between carrot consumption and a decreased risk of certain types of cancer. We thought it was time to take a closer look at the link between carrots and prostate cancer.

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.

Cancer Community

Who We Are

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.