Cancer survivor quotes

ASCO Answers: Cancer Survivorship

works to conquer cancer and create a world where cancer is prevented or cured, and every survivor is healthy. ASCO furthers its mission through Cancer.Net and its Conquer Cancer Foundation. Cancer.Net (www.cancer.net) brings the expertise and resources of ASCO to people living with cancer and those who care for and about them. All the ...

November 12th,2019

Insurance Solutions for Breast Cancer Survivors

for breast cancer survivors since 1964. Today, thanks to the continuous evaluation of our underwriting guidelines, we believe more survivors than ever are qualifying for coverage with shorter waiting periods and lower premiums. We work to ensure that the benefits of the most up-to-date diagnostic and treatment advancements are considered. As ...

November 12th,2019

Cancer Facts & Figures 2018

cancer than nonsmokers, so their relative risk of lung cancer is 25. Most relative risks are not this large. For example, women who have a mother, sister, or daughter with a history of breast cancer are about twice as likely to develop breast cancer as women who do not have this family history; in other words, their relative risk is about 2. For most types of cancer, risk is higher with a family history of the disease, …

November 12th,2019

Does cancer affect the divorce rate?

observed. Most cancer forms resulted in small, immediate declines in divorce rates the first years following diagnosis. Exceptions were significant increases in the divorce rates for persons diagnosed with cervical and testicular cancer. 1 Cancer Registry of Norway, Montebello, N-0310 Oslo, Norway; Fax: +47 22 45 13 70.

November 12th,2019

Life After Cancer Treatment

Who is a survivor? This booklet uses the term “cancer survivor” to include anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer, from the time of diagnosis through the rest of his or her life. Family members, friends, and caregivers are also part of the survivorship experience. You may not like the word, or you may feel that it does not apply to

November 12th,2019

ASCO Answers: Cancer Survivorship

works to conquer cancer and create a world where cancer is prevented or cured, and every survivor is healthy. ASCO furthers its mission through Cancer.Net and its Conquer Cancer Foundation. Cancer.Net (www.cancer.net) brings the expertise and resources of ASCO to people living with cancer and those who care for and about them. All the ...

November 12th,2019

Living Well After Cancer

Who is a cancer survivor? ‘Cancer survivor’ means different things to different people. For some, a cancer survivor is anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer. Others use the term to refer to people who are alive many years after their cancer treatment. The transition from patient to survivor is different for everyone.