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Holiday Gift Ideas for Cancer Patients

Gift shopping for the friends and family on your list is challenging. That challenge becomes especially hard when a person is going through a cancer experience. While most of us tend to ...


‘Tis the season for Love & Hominy

Hominy Casserole My sisters and I grew up in a diabetic household when the options for diabetics were severely limited.Poor Dad had to endure saccharin in his coffee and avoid really ...


The spirit of (Care) Giving

December conjures visions of sugarplums & parties filled with family and friends around the fire. It can also bring the specter of tired feet, hours spent shopping for the perfect gift o...


Cancer and the Holidays: Answers to Common Questions

For people affected by cancer, the holiday season can bring a mixture of emotions. You might be wondering how to maintain holiday traditions, handle the extra stress and social invit...


How to handle stress and make holidays happy

How can one get through the holidays and not become a victim of seasonal stress created by the hectic rush of this time of year with its increased demands? Here are ten tips to help. ...


Great gift Ideas for cancer patients

COMFORT & RELAXATION Acupressure Mat and Pillow Set Simply lie down shirtless on the mat and rest your neck on the pillow while thousands of acupressure points work on the body...


Surviving the Holidays – a guide for Caregivers

Holidays and special occasions can bring out the best and the worst in us. The prospect of wonderful, happy times abound, filling us with somewhat unrealistic hopes for our rela...


Grief and the most ‘Wonderful’ time of the year

Ready or not, here come the holidays. Under normal circumstances, preparing for the holidays can be stressful.We incorporate shopping, wrapping, cooking, decorating and entertai...


Creative ways to think outside of the (gift) box!

It’s always better to give than to receive. With a little effort, you can fill someone else’s holidays with love and beauty by sharing the most priceless gift of all—your time. After all...


‘Tis the Season of many colors

The holidays provide a feast for all our senses. Since there is no specific cancer associated with the month of December, we would like to offer you ideas and inspiration to help you or ...


Talking to your family about cancer during the holidays

Cancer patients often are hesitant to talk to family members and family members about their cancer experience during the holidays.Facing this awkward social situation may help the patien...

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