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Survivorship

The Meaning of Cancer Survivorship

Up until a few decades ago, the definition of cancer survivor meant “someone who had been free of signs of the disease for five years.” That’s no longer the case. Since 1986, survivorship has be...

Resolutions for Cancer Survivors

If you’re a cancer survivor, every new year is a chance to plan for a healthy life. And you’re in good company. There are almost 14.5 million cancer survivors in the United States, and the number ...

Cancer, What Now?