5 Tips to Help Protect Against Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the No. 1 most common type of cancer in the United States; in fact, skin cancer is diagnosed more often in the U.S. than all other cancers combined, and rates are on the rise.

Measles Outbreak Puts Cancer Patients at Risk

Measles is a highly contagious viral infection that lives in the nose and throat mucous of those who have contracted the illness. How can cancer patients protect themselves from the measles?

Stress: The Hidden Cancer Risk

Can too much stress give you cancer? Living under stress may very likely change your body and behavior in ways that can leave you at higher risk for cancer.

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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.