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Choosing an Oncologist: Traits to Look for in Your Doctor

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With a cancer diagnosis, a flood of emotions takes over. Fear. Anxiety. Denial. Hopelessness. In moments like this, your doctor becomes both your captain and your cheerleader. They...

4 Ways to Manage Cancer Treatment as Healthcare Changes

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  Earlier this month, I attended the Blood Cancer Conference put on by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. It was such an incredible opportunity to learn more about...

The Legend of 1000 Cranes

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If you haven’t noticed, we love the crane. This fabled bird is said to live for 1000 years and has become a symbol of life, longevity, and happiness...

UV Protection Caps by OURA - Behind UPF 50+

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Exposure to sunlight is bad... right? As the saying goes, everything in moderation. Catching a couple rays can be totally fine but getting too much sun is definitely...

Anti-Bacterial Headwear: How Our Hats Stay Clean

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If you haven’t noticed, hats can get pretty disgusting. They are one of the few things that we take everywhere, but never wash. Just think, when was the last...

A Heartfelt Thank You Letter to U.S. Representative Ed Royce

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Dear Rep. Ed Royce, In 2011, my wish came true. Thanks to Make-a-Wish, I flew to DC with my family to meet President Obama. As a part of...

Cancer Care Package: The Essentials

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Caring for Cancer Patients A cancer diagnosis is devastating news. As a patient, there is so much uncertainty and it can be so easy to feel isolated and...

Tips & Tricks to Swallow All those Pills - A Pill Swallowing Guide

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A Pill Swallowing Guide - Based on My Own Experience One pill. Two pills. Red pill. Blue pill. For many that are fighting diseases, the road to recovery...

2018 New Year's Resolution: Appreciating and Creating Happy Moments

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As we enter a new year, I want to encourage you to make a resolution to inspire, impact, or improve someone else’s life… even if it’s just one...

Low Bacteria Diet & the Holidays - How to Maximize Your Meals

by Keane Veran on

Who doesn’t love this time of year? The gifts, the lights, the food...especially the food! It’s a time of happiness and giving, but things can be a bit...