For Spouses & Caregivers

For spouses and caregivers of parents with cancer.

Did IVF Cause Giuliana Rancic's Cancer or Help Find it?

Did IVF Cause Giuliana Rancic’s Cancer or Help Find it?

Our favorite takeaway: She says her husband doesn’t try to point out people who have it worse off than she does. Rather, he just lets her cry and feel her feelings.

Please Don't Wave at the Oncology Floor

Please Don’t Wave at the Oncology Floor

I was the only patient on the oncology floor who was born after President Kennedy was shot.

Dead Beatles: What to Say -- and Not Say -- to the Kids About Cancer

Dead Beatles: What to Say — and Not Say — to the Kids About Cancer

I never thought that explaining cancer to my child would be scarier than discussing gun violence

Is Keeping Cancer a Secret a Big Mistake?

Is Keeping Cancer a Secret a Big Mistake?

by Lisa Adams I met a woman who told me something shocking. It wasn’t that she’d had breast cancer. Or had a double mastectomy with the TRAM flap procedure for reconstruction. Or that she’d had chemotherapy. What made my jaw literally drop open was her statement that she has never told the younger two of […]