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Dear Hope: Alive with the Meaning of Transcendence

After a cancer diagnosis, we must decide on a trajectory: Choose quality of life, endure treatments or wait for disease progression. There’s a strange side effect that can occur once we take action, which is a sharpening of focus.

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Fighting Fatigue: Get Active and Get Moving
2.18.2019 hopeful

No matter how hard you are hit by fatigue, however, doctors seem to agree on one thing: Fatigue can be managed, controlled and possibly even prevented by engaging in regular amounts of light-to-moderate exercise.

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Sleep Problems During Cancer Treatment: How to Beat Insomnia
2.18.2019 hopeful

It seems like the cruelest joke to be exhausted and unable to sleep. Sleep problems are very common during treatment. Getting the deep sleep you need when you have cancer can be challenging for multiple reasons. Find out how you can finally get some rest.

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How Cancer Treatment Changes Sex
2.11.2019 hopeful

Cancer impacts your sexual health both physically and emotionally. Learn how to overcome the most common challenges.

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6 Ways to Resume Your Sex Life After a Mastectomy
2.11.2019 hopeful

As with any issues that arise in a relationship, maintaining open and honest communication with your partner is essential. Here are six tips for resuming healthy emotional and sexual function after a mastectomy.

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3 Privacy Concerns that Could Affect Every Cancer Patient
2.04.2019 hopeful

Whether you choose to share information regarding your cancer or not, all cancer patients have certain concerns about privacy. Who to share your information with should be considered a part of your treatment plan. Here are three specific areas to consider.

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