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Interacting with animals (even fish!) can help lower blood pressure, reduce anxiety, and decrease depression. They also give endless love & comfort for those who are healing.
Interacting with animals can lower blood pressure, reduce anxiety, and decrease depression. But pets also provide something more to help the healing process—unconditional love and comfort.
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First in this podcast series, Dr. Brian Rini from Cleveland Clinic. Listen in to this conversation about approaches to kidney cancer treatment. 
First in this podcast series, Dr. Brian Rini shares his perspective on current and new approaches to kidney cancer treatment.
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Dr. Kutluk Oktay shares advice for talking with your doctor about your fertility concerns. 
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Watch videos from young adult survivors and medical experts about coping with the body image changes that cancer can bring, produced by ASCO and the LIVESTRONG Foundation.
Cancer and its treatment may cause physical changes that affect how you see yourself. In this video post, young adult cancer survivors talk about how they dealt with the body changes caused by cancer. Two ASCO experts also discuss ways to cope with physical side effects.
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It's Kick Butts Day today - Learn more about stopping smoking, including specific info for people looking to quit tobacco after a cancer diagnosis.
Listen to the Cancer.Net Podcast: Tobacco Use, adapted from this content. Most smokers want to quit. Although it can be difficult, many people are successful, and a variety of treatment options and resources exist to help you reach your goal. First, though, it is important to dispel common misconceptions about smoking cessation (quitting smoking). Myths about quitting smoking
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Una dieta saludable y control de peso son muy importantes para sobrevivientes de cáncer porque afectan su calidad de vida y están asociadas con menor riesgo de canceres secundarios y de recurrencias. En seguida encontrara sugerencias para una buena nutrición.
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Una dieta saludable y control de peso son muy importantes para sobrevivientes de cáncer porque afectan su calidad de vida y están asociadas con menor riesgo de canceres secundarios y de recurrencias. En seguida encontrara sugerencias para una buena nutrición.
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Superpowers are not just for comic-book heroes! Survivor Barbara Taka shares about the “super spider cancer powers” that she used to turn the negatives of a cancer diagnosis into as many positive as possible.
Barbara Tako is a breast cancer and melanoma survivor. Throughout her experiences, she has tried to turn the negatives of a cancer diagnosis into as many positives as possible—what she calls her “super spidey cancer powers.”
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When Haley White’s mother was diagnosed with stage IV glioblastoma, her entire family was forced to reconnect. But through all of the difficult experiences, old resentments have dissipated and a number of bittersweet blessings have emerged.
When Haley White’s mother was diagnosed with stage IV glioblastoma, her entire family was forced to reconnect. But through all of the difficult experiences, old resentments have dissipated and a number of bittersweet blessings have emerged.
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In this video blog post, Dr. Don S. Dizon talks about some of the sexual concerns you may face during or after cancer treatment, including tips for talking with your health care team.
Talking about sexual concerns can sometimes feel uncomfortable. In this video, Dr. Don S. Dizon examines some of the sexual concerns you may face during or after cancer treatment, including tips for talking with your health care team.
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Today's Cancer.Net blog shares the moving story of a grieving daughter expecting her first child. 
Last February, Amber’s aunt died of breast cancer. Her cousin was 10 weeks pregnant at the time. In this post, she reflects on how a new beginning has helped her family cope with a difficult ending.
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Pathologists play a key role on the cancer care team. Learn more in this Q&A about the role of the pathologist:
Pathologists play an essential role in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. In this interview, Carey August, MD, and Chanjuan Shi, MD, PhD, discuss what they do on a daily basis to help care for people with cancer.
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Risk factors for hereditary cancer include family history, cancer at an early age, and multiple cancers. Learn more about genetic testing for cancer risk:
Key Messages: Genetic testing helps predict the likelihood that a person will develop a disease, including some types of cancer. Genetic testing is a personal decision with many factors to consider. Anyone who chooses genetic testing should get genetic counseling before and after the test.
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