Expert Blog Posts

  1. 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.

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  2. September 28, 2013

    What's your definition of cancer survivor?

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Some people living with cancer prefer the term thriver rather than survivor. Others can be in the category of previvor. Previvors are people have survived the risk of cancer due to genetic mutation. 33 comments
  3. September 14, 2013

    What are the ingredients to happiness?

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. You can't eliminate uncertainty or anxiety, but you can find ways to have more positive, happy days instead of days filled with sadness and negative emotions. 16 comments
  4. February 23, 2013

    Mayo Clinic patient app can make your life easier

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Our patient app give you access to medical records, appointment schedules, prescription refills, secure messaging between you and your care team and more. 4 comments
  5. November 20, 2012

    Exercise a good prescription for cancer survivors

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Cancer survivors improve quality of life and long term outcomes by keeping active, adding some exercise to daily routine. 13 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. June 9, 2012

    New magazine keeps you up to date on Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. New publication helps you connect to Mayo Clinic Cancer Center research and other important news. 3 comments
  9. May 5, 2012

    Mediterranean Diet healthy choice for cancer survivors

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Cancer survivors looking for a fresh start with a new diet should try the Mediterranean Diet. Healthy, delicious foods will be a choice you'll enjoy. 21 comments
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