Living with cancer blog

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Sheryl M. Ness, R.N.

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  1. November 17, 2012

    Connecting to your inner spirit helps with cancer diagnosis

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Use your spiritual values and belief system to reframe your cancer diagnosis and find meaning and purpose in life. 12 comments
  2. November 10, 2012

    Experts, patients provide updates at pancreatic cancer conference

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Mayo Clinic experts, patients offer the latest updates on pancreatic cancer treatment, research, side effects, support and advocacy. 3 comments
  3. November 3, 2012

    Oral chemotherapy — not just any ordinary pill

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Oral chemotherapy is becoming more and more common. Follow instructions closely and watch for unique side effects. 30 comments
  4. October 27, 2012

    How to find meaning after a cancer diagnosis

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Cancer survivors searching for purpose can find a new appreciation of life and a greater purpose to pursue to find happiness, joy. 12 comments
  5. October 20, 2012

    Connection to others vital for cancer survivors

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Cancer survivors need to connect with family and friends. Survivors and their close ones both should reach out to make those connections. 6 comments
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
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