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2019 Hopeful Holiday Gift Guide Part 2
11.22.2019 Dory Benford

If you’re ready to devise a Black Friday plan of attack, our 2019 Hopeful Holiday Gift Guide will make sure you’re well prepared to pick out the perfect gifts for the cancer patients in your life.

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Meeting the Challenge of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
10.24.2019 hopeful

It's one of the most challenging forms of breast cancer. Even it's name — triple-negative — sounds ominous. But the more you know about this relatively rare (15 to 20 percent of all cases) form of breast cancer, the better equipped you'll be to make intelligent decisions about your treatment.

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Coping With Changes in the Way Favorite Foods Taste or Smell

Patients undergoing Cancer treatment, including chemotherapy or radiation treatment, grapple with a host of potential side effects as a result of cancer-fighting therapies. Fortunately, these effects are usually temporary, and should pass once treatment is over. In the meantime, here are a few suggestions for adjusting your favorite recipes, to accommodate your changing palate.

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Cancer Patients Can Now Pause Their Student Loan Payments
9.11.2019 Dory Benford

To help ease the financial burden of cancer patients, it’s now possible to defer your student loan payments while undergoing cancer treatment.

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How Can Occupational Therapists Help Cancer Patients?
9.05.2019 hopeful

A licensed occupational therapist is trained to help clients struggling with injuries, disease, disability, mental health issues or developmental problems gain the necessary skills to be more self-sufficient in their day-to-day lives.

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How to Tell People You Have Cancer

There’s no one right way to share your diagnosis with others; the decision about how much to share, with whom and when are all entirely a personal choice. However, when it becomes time to share your story with others, here are a few points to consider.

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