Breast Cancer Patient Looking out Breast Cancer
hopeful 10.15.2018
Better Treatments for Breast Cancer

Two new less invasive procedures, intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) and cryoablation are showing promise to treat breast cancer.

hands letting go Caregiver
hopeful 10.11.2018
What if You Don’t Want to Be a Cancer Caregiver?

Caregiving can be enriching, but can also bring frustration, sadness, pain and loss. Faced with this complex set of emotions, many ask themselves: “What if I don’t WANT to be a cancer caregiver?”

Golden Protein Energy Bombs Recipe
hopeful 10.09.2018
Golden Protein Energy Bombs

This recipe is high in calories and easy-to-eat, which makes them perfect for throwing in a bag or purse while running errands, or using them as between-meal supplement snacks.

Breast Cancer Screening Breast Cancer
hopeful 10.05.2018
Breast Cancer Screening: When Should I Start

Checking for breast cancer is a lifelong process and many doctors believe the sooner you start, the better off you'll be. Many cancers detected in early stages can be more easily and effectively treated, even cured.

Who We Are

Cancer Community

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.