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    When you are facing a serious illness, you need relief from pain and from other symptoms such as fatigue, nausea, loss of appetite and shortness of breath and relief from stress. You also need to

  • National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS)

    The NCCS website provides comprehensive information on a wide range of cancer topics. These include managing the side effects of cancer treatment, controlling pain, understanding clinical trials,

  • IMAlive

    IMAlive is a live online network that uses instant messaging to respond to people in crisis. People need a safe place to go during moments of crisis and intense emotional pain. Their services are

Community: Survivor Stories

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Community: Livestrong Voices

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  • Pain, Misdiagnosis and Recovery

    Before I start telling my story, I have to briefly summarize who I am. I was born in a small village named Ponte de Lima, in Portugal. I live in Rio de Janeiro/Brazil. All my life, I’ve always been a

  • Attitude is Everything

    My name is Jason. I am 15 years old and I just took it for granted my summer of 2018 was going to be filled with working to buy a car and playing summer basketball while hanging out with my friends.

  • A Caregiver’s Story: The First Bike Ride

    – by Dave CochranIt’s amazing how much dust can pile up on a bike while it’s waiting for you to get back on the road. Except for a few spins around the block, my bike has been waiting for over a year.



  • The Global Burden of Cancer - Challenges and Opportunities

    Cancer is a global health challenge with an associated global economic burden. This report estimates the total economic liability of new cancer cases and allows us to put real dollars ($305 billion a

  • Livestrong Research Library

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