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Common Cancer Topics

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"If you have recently been diagnosed with cancer, you may be feeling scared and overwhelmed. You may find that the body that you have depended on for so long is suddenly doing strange things. You seem to have very little control over what is happening to you." Ovarian Cancer Survivor

Learning that you have cancer can bring up a wide range of emotions and thoughts. There are specific cancer topics that can help assist you with how to live with cancer.

All About Treatment Nutrition
Cancer Basics Sexuality & Gender
Cancer Tests & Decisions Survivorship
Coping Therapies: Complementary & Alternative
Helping Kids Cope Well Being
How to Talk & Help Facing Death & Loss
Managing Side Effects  

Support & Education Programs

We know that being diagnosed with cancer can be stressful for you and your family. We offer a variety of cancer support services to help patients and families gain the support and information they will need to meet the challenges ahead.

To find the next educational workshop along with other programs, please go to this month's offerings in the HOPES calendar.