Health and Wellness

Keytruda – what a 40% response rate has meant to me.

By Bill Drake, TargetCancer Foundation Advocacy Council Member

On September 11, 2013 I was diagnosed with an adenocarcinoma malignant tumor on my esophagus at my GI junction, inside my GI specialist’s office on Cape Cod. I was there for my routine “over 50” colonoscopy. Continue reading

Supporting Those Facing Cancer During the Holidays

By Leslie Condon, TargetCancer Foundation Advocacy Council Co-Chair

The holidays can be a challenging time for those facing cancer and their families. If you or someone you know wishes to give support to individuals and families who have been affected by cancer, consider these ideas: Continue reading

Remembering Loved Ones During the Holidays

By Leslie Condon, TargetCancer Foundation Advocacy Council Co-Chair

The holidays can trigger a lot of memories and emotions for family, especially for those who have lost a loved one. Reaching out to friends and family during this time can be especially meaningful and helpful to the grieving process. If someone you love is grieving, make an effort to connect with them. Some ideas for remembering a loved one during the holidays: Continue reading

Three Simple Ways To Boost Your Energy This Week

Today we are proud to feature our first guest post from certified Health Coach Jocelyn Kasper, PhD, MPH. Jocelyn has spent 15 years studying cancer biology, nutrition, and epidemiology. She works at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and runs a private practice, Your Nourishing Life, where she helps cancer patients and their loved ones feel their best through nutrition and lifestyle adaptations. We look forward to future contributions from her on the TargetCancer Foundation blog. 

 

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Our inaugural post.

Welcome to the TargetCancer Foundation Blog! We are thrilled to introduce this new platform for all things related to TargetCancer Foundation.

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