Patient Stories

Coping with Your Emotions When Cancer Returns
3.16.2018 hopeful

The disease has returned. Though the personal impact of your diagnosis may feel overwhelming, there are some effective ways to navigate these rough emotional seas.

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When Your Child Has Cancer
1.22.2018 Abe Rosenberg

Parenting is never easy under the best of circumstances, and the challenges are magnified when your child has cancer.

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When Cancer Strikes Early In Life
1.19.2018 Abe Rosenberg

While prostate cancer strikes over 200,000 American men every year, most are over the age of 50. At 39, Javier was the youngest person in Los Angeles County to ever be stricken with the disease. Read his story.

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Cancer: 5 Tips to Manage Pain
12.11.2017 hopeful

For many people facing cancer, loss of life isn't their greatest fear. Pain is. But pain need not be accepted as inevitable. The science of pain management has made enormous strides.

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Easing Anxiety in the Hospital
12.07.2017 hopeful

Whether you spend a few hours, a few days or several months in the hospital, it's perfectly normal for a little anxiety to creep into your head. Take a look at these tips from someone who's gone through it.

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Understanding Preventative Mastectomies
10.18.2017 hopeful

It’s a decision that many women face, especially as doctors are increasingly able to determine a woman’s risk by identifying gene mutations that predispose them to breast cancer.

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