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AMANZA - Ep.25

Spottoon | Posted 12.08.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

Some States Say Yes To Special Treatment For Firefighters With Cancer

Pew's Stateline | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.07.2015 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Healing

Adina Ciment | Posted 12.02.2016 | Parents
Adina Ciment

When my son was diagnosed with a brain tumor, we focused on treating him and getting him better. He needed tests - MRIs, EEgs, evaluations - and he ne...

AMANZA - Ep.24

Spottoon | Posted 12.01.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

AMANZA - Ep.23

Spottoon | Posted 11.25.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

AMANZA - Ep.21

Spottoon | Posted 11.10.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

Redefining 'Hope' for a Cancer-Free World

Bill Couzens | Posted 11.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Bill Couzens

We are in a "war on cancer," and the money-making cancer industry talks about never giving up hope. I want to know to what end we should have that hope. We don't have to give up hope, but we need to communicate honestly about cancer.

AMANZA - Ep.20

Spottoon | Posted 11.03.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

How would it feel to be suddenly diagnosed with terminal cancer at the age of 26? Crossing between a cancer patient who struggles to beat the disease and his virtual world in the forest where he seeks for the king of the desert, a touching story about the true meaning of life is brought to you.

We've Got To Stop Using These Words To Talk About Cancer Drugs

Reuters | Anna Almendrala | Posted 10.30.2015 | Healthy Living

By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - Health news stories often use overly optimistic terms to describe new cancer drugs, according to a new study. "...

High Tech Medicine Can Be Bad for Your Health

Allen Frances | Posted 10.28.2016 | Science
Allen Frances

Too many doctors have gotten into the habit of treating lab tests, not patients. And doctors have become super-specialized, each one focusing only on one specific organ system and the specIfic meds used to treat it.

AMANZA - Ep.19

Spottoon | Posted 10.27.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

How would it feel to be suddenly diagnosed with terminal cancer at the age of 26? Crossing between a cancer patient who struggles to beat the disease and his virtual world in the forest where he seeks for the king of the desert, a touching story about the true meaning of life is brought to you.

FDA Homeopathy Regulations: The Cruelty of False Hope

Amy Porterfield Levy | Posted 10.22.2016 | Politics
Amy Porterfield Levy

I know these FDA regulations won't help with the quacks and predators out there and I don't actually believe that most homeopathic and alternative practitioners are bad people. All I'm asking is that they back up their claims with evidence.

New Surgical Technique Provides Better Options for Breast Cancer Patients

Hilton Becker, M.D. | Posted 10.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Hilton Becker, M.D.

A woman's first concern following the diagnosis of breast cancer is the treatment of the cancer. They are then further traumatized by the fact that they will lose a major symbol of their femininity.

AMANZA - Ep.18

Spottoon | Posted 10.20.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

How would it feel to be suddenly diagnosed with terminal cancer at the age of 26? Crossing between a cancer patient who struggles to beat the disease and his virtual world in the forest where he seeks for the king of the desert, a touching story about the true meaning of life is brought to you.

4 Women Show the Reality of Their Mastectomies in Stunning Photos

Women's Health | Posted 10.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Women's Health

We interviewed and photographed four women who've undergone bilateral mastectomies; here's what they say their unique experiences entailed.

Why Are Most Cancer Drugs so Expensive and so Ineffective?

Allen Frances | Posted 10.15.2016 | Science
Allen Frances

The pharmaceutical industry is the most powerful monopoly in the United States. Not surprisingly, it delivers mostly second-rate products at ridiculously inflated prices. The results are unprecedented profits and bad patient care.

AMANZA -Ep.17

Spottoon | Posted 10.13.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

How would it feel to be suddenly diagnosed with terminal cancer at the age of 26? Crossing between a cancer patient who struggles to beat the disease and his virtual world in the forest where he seeks for the king of the desert, a touching story about the true meaning of life is brought to you.

Confronting Cancer in a Cookbook

David Tereshchuk | Posted 10.08.2016 | Books
David Tereshchuk

The book represents a real and welcome change in this market sector, accustomed as it is to cancer cookbooks that are way too complex to follow for someone bludgeoned into exhaustion by intense chemotherapy.

AMANZA - Ep.16

Spottoon | Posted 10.06.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

How would it feel to be suddenly diagnosed with terminal cancer at the age of 26? Crossing between a cancer patient who struggles to beat the disease and his virtual world in the forest where he seeks for the king of the desert, a touching story about the true meaning of life is brought to you.

All Was Well -- Then My Fiancee Got Cancer

Brent Stoller | Posted 09.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Brent Stoller

Based on this experience, whether it's weddings or well-being, it's clear there's so much that's out of our control. We can stay prepared, and we can do what's right, but that's the extent of it. Best laid plans only take us so far.

AMANZA --Ep.14

Spottoon | Posted 09.22.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

How would it feel to be suddenly diagnosed with terminal cancer at the age of 26? Crossing between a cancer patient who struggles to beat the disease and his virtual world in the forest where he seeks for the king of the desert, a touching story about the true meaning of life is brought to you.

Presidential Cancer: Tips About President Jimmy Carter's Melanoma

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 09.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

Melanoma is increasing in frequency. This is probably due to increasing sun exposure without using sunscreen, as well as use of tanning lamps, beds an...

AMANZA -- Ep.13

Spottoon | Posted 09.15.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

How would it feel to be suddenly diagnosed with terminal cancer at the age of 26? Crossing between a cancer patient who struggles to beat the disease and his virtual world in the forest where he seeks for the king of the desert, a touching story about the true meaning of life is brought to you.

A Nurse to My Own (Part I: Are You Okay?)

Sonja Mitrevska-Schwartzbach | Posted 09.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Sonja Mitrevska-Schwartzbach

Today I am feeling quietly concerned but calm. Yesterday I was motivated to overcome the challenge at hand. Tomorrow? Who knows. Every single day will be punctuated by a different emotion, a different version of the woman who I am.

How Your Story Can Save Someone's World

Josh Rivedal | Posted 09.14.2016 | Impact
Josh Rivedal

It's common to rely on peer-to-peer advice or product reviews when buying an oven, a tractor, or even when looking for a new school district for your children. Why isn't their as much availability for advice, mentorship, or reviews when seeking out help for our physical and mental health?