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After Cancer

Are We Ever Really 'Done' With Cancer?

Lindsay Goldstein | Posted 05.27.2013 | Healthy Living
Lindsay Goldstein

At of the end of this month, I'll be two months out of chemotherapy. In every aspect of my life, things should be normal, or really close to it, by now. But it's still not really gone. The ghost of my cancer is still here, and it haunts me every day.

The New Post-Cancer Me: I Didn't Intend on Being So Different

Eamonn Conrad | Posted 05.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Eamonn Conrad

One of the terms I have hated most when I finished cancer treatment was "new normal." I didn't want to be different. But recently, I have started to accept the fact that I am not the same person I was before I had gone through my battle with cancer.

Living the New Normal After Cancer

Sanyu Janardan | Posted 03.31.2013 | Healthy Living
Sanyu Janardan

After months of chemo and radiation, I walked out of my last day of chemo and radiation and was so excited, thinking it was all finally over. Physically, I was feeling better each day. But mentally, I was fighting a whole new battle. It was harder for me to relate to kids my own age.

Life After Cancer

Meghan Brennan | Posted 02.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Meghan Brennan

No one tells you what you're going to feel like as you walk away from the doctor's office to face autonomy for the first time in months or even years. Perhaps if someone had, it wouldn't have taken me so long to get help in the struggle I had self-diagnosed as the harbinger of insanity.

Generation Why: Our New Spotlight On Young Adult Cancer Patients And Survivors

Laura Schocker | Posted 01.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Laura Schocker

Today, we're launching a new series on HuffPost Healthy Living called Generation Why, exploring the unique set of issues facing today's young adult cancer patients and survivors. Their stories are equal parts heartbreaking and inspiring.