Items Tagged ‘coping’

September 26, 2014

Patients With Advanced Cancers Learn to Live Life Day by Day


Advances in treatment mean that patients with metastatic cancer are living longer, but challenges remain. Renelle Jacobson is in her fifth year of chemotherapy. She has undergone about 10 surgeries, including a leg amputation. She copes on a daily basis with the symptoms of cancer and the side effects of treatment—pain, nausea, and low blood […]

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