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Although most young people survive cancer, secondary effects from the illness and its treatment can increase future health risks.
1 in 5 New York City Fire Department’s 9/11 first responders developed cancer. Yet their mental health quality of life is above average.
Cancer treatment can cause a wide range of side effects, but they can usually be managed.
After being on antidepressants for three years, I made the choice to taper off of them.
Even lower levels of alcohol use by women puts them at a greater risk for several severe illnesses.
Tell us about your mental health.
A UCSF study reveals the pandemic’s deep mental health impact among people with cancer.
COVID-19 has led to increased use of telemedicine, but it’s not suited for all patients or all situations.
Along with exacerbating existing health problems, the COVID-19 pandemic has also caused a host of new medical issues in patients.
Higher rates of anxiety and depression are associated with higher mortality risk among women with ovarian cancer.
If left untreated, obstructive sleep apnea can create problems with intimacy and sexual fulfillment for couples.
People living with chronic illnesses are coming up with ingenious coping mechanisms in the face of COVID-19.
The largest declines in cancer-related suicide rates were among high-risk populations.
Meditation and survivorship classes can both ease depressive symptoms, but meditation also boosts energy.
Whether you’re recently diagnosed or have been living with cancer for years, these resources can help you find the support you need.
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