Expert Blog Posts

  1. October 26, 2013

    Hope, resources and support for those living with cancer

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. If you're living with cancer, use this connection outside the walls of Mayo Clinic to share your experiences. 27 comments
  2. October 12, 2013

    Tips for seeking second opinion on cancer care

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. A second opinion sheds new light on cancer treatment options and gives you confidence on how to proceed with your care. 5 comments
  3. June 15, 2013

    Difficult conversations about cancer can be empowering

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Being open in talking about cancer may help with your sense of empowerment, reality and feeling of control over your personal situation. 4 comments
  4. June 1, 2013

    Anger and cancer — what to do with the difficult emotions

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Anger is normal when dealing with cancer. What's key is how you deal with it. Try to direct it to something positive, be upfront about it and find a way to cope. 16 comments
  5. October 8, 2011

    Tips for avoiding cancer treatment scams

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. Cancer treatment decisions aren't easy. Use these tips in making sound choices and avoiding scams. 14 comments
  6. August 13, 2011

    Choosing your treatment team

    By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. It's important that you have confidence in your treatment team. So take time to get your questions answered so that you can make informed decisions. 19 comments
Jul. 29, 2011