October 1, 2018 | Dory Benford
Amy Holiber, West Coast Program Director for the Lipstick Angels, shares her favorite skin care tips for cancer patients. The Lipstick Angels is a nonprofit organization committed to giving free beauty treatments to patients while they are undergoing treatment.
Dealing with Anxiety and Depression During Cancer Treatment
July 9, 2018 | Kevin Chesley
City of Hope’s emotional safety net keeps spirits up and hope alive with compassionate care and personal communication.
4 Things to Tell Your Employer About Your Cancer Diagnosis
April 23, 2018 | City of Hope
After a cancer diagnosis, it can be challenging to try and decide how to approach your employer and your colleagues at work with your new news.
Coping with Your Emotions When Cancer Returns
April 4, 2018 | City of Hope
You made it through the ordeal of cancer — from shock to hope to victory over the disease — and reclaimed your life. Then you go for a checkup and, in an instant, your world is blown to bits again. The disease has returned.
How to be Helpful when a Friend Has Cancer
March 27, 2018 | City of Hope
A cancer diagnosis is far-reaching, impacting the new patient, as well as friends and family. An immediate reaction for the latter is to comfort and provide help. Knowing the right things to say, or how to offer support, isn’t easy.
Healthy Ways to Manage Grief
February 21, 2018 | Abe Rosenberg
Sadly, not every patient recovers. Loss is a normal part of life, and so is grieving that loss. Grieving forever, however, is not normal. Nor is dwelling on grief, becoming obsessed with it or allowing grief to take over your life.