Living with cancer blog


Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

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  1. October 13, 2012

    Transform the negative into positive

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Find inspiration in the story of a woman who transformed her experience with cancer into a positive change in her life. 17 comments
  2. October 6, 2012

    Poetry can express the emotions of living with cancer

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Try poetry as a way of sharing your feelings, fears, hopes and dreams when living with cancer. 6 comments
  3. September 29, 2012

    New book guides women with breast cancer

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. "The Mayo Clinic Breast Cancer Book'' demystifies breast cancer and gives you trusted, practical advice on what to do if you have breast cancer. 8 comments
  4. September 22, 2012

    Event highlights latest updates on pancreatic cancer

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Mayo Clinic cancer experts, pancreatic cancer survivors and caregivers highlight educational event featuring research updates, patient stories. 12 comments
  5. September 15, 2012

    What you can do if cancer returns

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Recurrent cancer often can be kept under control with treatment. Make sure to set goals, and explore options. 20 comments
  6. September 8, 2012

    Communicating with your doctor

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Effective communication can improve your care experience and lessen your worries along the way. 15 comments
  7. September 5, 2012

    Mindfulness for a healthy mind and body

    By Edward T. Creagan, M.D. Mindfulness appears to boost the immune system in addition to its mental health benefits. 8 comments
  8. September 1, 2012

    Compassionate use of experimental drugs possible in cancer treatment

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. If strict criteria are met, you can be granted permission to try experimental drugs for cancer treatment. 5 comments
  9. August 25, 2012

    Racing toward a cure for breast cancer

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Mayo Clinic hosts booth at 20th annual race in Phoenix to raise money for breast cancer fight. 1 comment
  10. August 21, 2012

    HPV vaccine can help prevent cervical cancer

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Cervical cancer second most common cause of cancer death in women. HPV vaccine protects against most viruses that cause cervical cancer. 5 comments
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