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Young Cancer Patients

Girl Who Was Called 'Ugly' After Donating Hair To Cancer Patients Gets Major Support From Internet

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.21.2014 | Impact

A few snips at the hair salon turned Jetta Fosberg's selfless act into a school nightmare. After the 10-year-old Ohio girl cut and donated 14 inch...

Does Red Band Society Get Young Adult Cancer Right?

Kayla Redig | Posted 10.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Kayla Redig

Not only is it fine to watch films and movies about cancer after having cancer, I think it can help with healing.

Cancer Killed My Father, Now Me?

Joe Clark | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Joe Clark

Why should Mira have to deal with this, Dad? She is going to keep getting older, and eventually, the questions will come. What can I possibly tell this little girl (the one with my eyes) that can keep the seriousness of the situation at bay. I'll make it sound like a fairy tale somehow.

What Needs to Be Done About the Rising Rate of Advanced Breast Cancer in Young Women

Dr. Elaine Schattner | Posted 05.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Elaine Schattner

For young women with breast cancer, the stakes of treatment are greater -- in terms of potential for life-years saved, and in terms of the risks of therapy

To Cancer, On Valentine's Day

Sarah Klein | Posted 04.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Sarah Klein

You might wonder why I've decided to write, rather than just curse you in silence. Writing to you certainly won't make my Valentine better. But there's a small chance it might resonate with someone noticing a change in his own body and convince him to bring his concerns to his doctor.

Catherine Pearson

They've Survived Cancer, Now Can They Have Kids?

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 11.19.2012 | Healthy Living

There are nearly half a million cancer survivors of reproductive age in the U.S., and new research finds that very few of them are taking steps to mak...

Curtis M. Wong

Texas Teen Keeps Young Cancer Patients Connected

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 11.12.2011 | Impact

Five months of chemotherapy can undoubtedly be a physical and mental challenge for any cancer victim. But when the patient in question is a gregarious...