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hopeful 2.20.2018
Breast Cancer: A Couple's Guide

Cancer is rough on relationships. A diagnosis of breast cancer stresses each partner in different ways, and it can severely test a couple's relationship. Here are some helpful guidelines.

Recipe
hopeful 2.16.2018
Wheat Berries with Wild Mushrooms

Wheat berries are packed with protein, iron, fiber, vitamin E and magnesium, and because the whole kernel remains intact, few nutrients are stripped from it. Add in some tumor-stunting white button mushrooms and this recipe becomes a powerful anti-cancer meal.

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Dory Benford 2.14.2018
6 Tips For Couples Coping With Cancer

For a relationship to survive a partner’s cancer diagnosis, it must evolve to meet the varying needs that a cancer journey requires. Here are 6 tips to help couples coping with cancer.

Worried About Radiation Treatment
hopeful 2.13.2018
Worried About Radiation? Here's Help.

For more than 100 years, doctors have depended on radiation to fight cancer. Even today, with advances and a host of other treatments, the surgery-radiation-chemotherapy triad still dominates cancer care.

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