Expert Blog Posts

  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.

    9 comments
  2. December 8, 2012

    Living with cancer patient and family conference coming

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Cancer experts set to meet with patients, families to discuss the latest in diagnosis and treatment of cancer. 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. 29 comments
  4. June 16, 2012

    Childhood cancer survivors face unique risks as adults

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Childhood radiation treatments may increase some health risks for survivors in their adult years. 16 comments
  5. February 25, 2012

    Patient research advocates make a difference

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Cancer survivor helps consumers make meaningful contributions to cancer research. 10 comments
  6. November 29, 2011

    Oncology social workers offer resources and support

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Social workers are there to help you navigate the cancer journey. 17 comments
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