Living with cancer blog

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Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

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  1. June 3, 2014

    The lost art of letter writing can benefit cancer survivors

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Researchers have found that people reported positive effects including increased levels of happiness and lower reported feelings of depression after incorporating letter writing into their weekly routine.

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  2. May 14, 2014

    Celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day Italian style

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Annual national celebration honors people whose lives have been touched by cancer.

    1 comment
  3. April 24, 2014

    Another way to connect with each other: Mayo Clinic Connect

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Mayo Clinic Connect's cancer group allows you to create your own account, log in and exchange ideas directly with other members of the Connect community.

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  4. April 17, 2014

    Tools to take charge of your cancer survivorship plan and medical history

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    It's important to be able to organize your medical history during and after cancer treatment for your personal use and to share with present and future healthcare providers.

    8 comments
  5. April 8, 2014

    Cancer-related fatigue: Nutrition and weight management

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Incorporate healthy nutrition and exercise habits into your daily routine to help manage cancer-related fatigue.

    1 comment
  6. April 3, 2014

    Cancer-related fatigue: Create a personal exercise plan

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Cancer fatigue can be overwhelming, and intense. One of the most effective ways to address it is exercise. Here's how.

    3 comments
  7. 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.

    32 comments
  8. March 26, 2014

    Mayo Clinic research team shares discoveries on kidney cancer

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    See how one research team is working to find better treatments and a potential cure for kidney cancer.

    2 comments
  9. March 18, 2014

    Intimacy and sex after cancer treatment is over

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Emotions can have a strong effect on your desire for sex due to anxiety, fears and physical changes during and after cancer treatment. Be patient as you heal.

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  10. March 12, 2014

    Colon cancer awareness: Check out the strollin' colon

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

    Patients, families and the public are invited to get the latest updates from Mayo Clinic related to prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment and care of colon cancer.

    9 comments
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