Lemon Risotto With Peas

We love this comforting risotto, because it addresses several of the side effects cancer patients face in one easy-to-make, calorie-dense dish. Risotto is soft, mild, easy-to-eat, and may even help ease nausea symptoms or other forms of distress.

What to Expect: Cancer Support Groups

For cancer patients, survivors and caregivers, sharing your experiences with other people facing the same issues can be incredibly healing. Leaning on family and friends is important, but if you’re looking for additional support that only those in your same position can provide, consider attending a support group.

4 Things You Need to Know About Palliative Care

Palliative medicine isn’t exclusive to end-of-life care — it can actually be implemented much earlier in a patient’s cancer journey. Palliative care physicians can, for example, help keep patients experiencing harsh symptoms more comfortable.

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.