Living with cancer blog

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Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

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  1. November 21, 2014

    Press the pause button and connect with your heart

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    This holiday season, make a personal connection by turning off the technology.

    3 comments
  2. October 3, 2014

    Resistance training helps cancer survivors

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Weight-training participants who've had cancer report a positive effect on their quality of life with a notable decrease in cancer-related fatigue.

    9 comments
  3. September 20, 2014

    Cultural traditions influence caregiving with cancer patients

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    During the diagnosis, treatment and recovery from cancer, cultural traditions may play a key role in helping you feel cared for and loved.

    1 comment
  4. August 28, 2014

    What's taboo to you as a cancer survivor?

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Taboo topics are difficult to think about, talk about and confront. However, they're probably the ones that cause a lot of emotional pain or anxiety if you have no way of talking about them.

    16 comments
  5. July 18, 2014

    Mayo Clinic Women's Health Clinic provides focus on cancer survivorship

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    The Women's Health Clinic offers consultation for questions or concerns about menopause, sexual health and cancer survivorship.

    8 comments
  6. June 26, 2014

    Functional foods give a boost to your wellness

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Researchers are studying how certain foods called functional foods can help enhance health and prevent illness.

    0 comments
  7. May 22, 2014

    Mayo Clinic offers gene panel testing to target cancer treatment

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Gene panel looks at patient's tumor cells and tests for 50 genes that can affect tumor growth and could identify specific treatment options.

    18 comments
  8. May 22, 2014

    Mayo Clinic offers gene panel testing to target cancer treatment

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Gene panel looks at patient's tumor cells and tests for 50 genes that can affect tumor growth and could identify specific treatment options.

    18 comments
  9. March 26, 2014

    New therapies sought for triple negative breast cancer

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Researchers have found that triple negative breast cancer is more common in younger women and in African-American women. It's challenging to treat and cure.

    34 comments
  10. February 26, 2014

    Planning ahead with an advance directive is crucial

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Dealing with a life-changing diagnosis such as cancer makes having an advance directive to outline treatment even more important.

    3 comments
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