• Cancer
    Caring for Someone with Cancer – How to be as Supportive as Possible

    Caring for and supporting someone living with cancer is never easy. It is testing on both an emotional and physical level and no matter how much of yourself you give; you can often feel as though you...

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  • Cancer
    Refocusing After the Diagnosis: Tips to Combat the High Cost of Cancer

    Receiving a cancer diagnosis is a harrowing experience. In just a matter of minutes, a patient learns that his or her life is about to change significantly — from their physical and emotional health to routines and...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Health Issues
    Talking About Women Over 50’s Health Issues

    Many women over 50 have health issues that often are ignored, accepted as normal or dismissed. There is unprecedented growth in the population of older women with nearly 28 million women over 65.  Statisticians are pointing to...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Life Insurance
    A Flexible Alternative to a Life Insurance Settlement

    As we approach middle age and retirement, our thoughts often turn to financial planning: ensuring that our life insurance,  pension, 401(k), and/or social security budget is in order. When an individual experiences an unexpected and life-threatening disease,...

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  • Breast Cancer
    What I Wish I Had During My Breast Cancer Journey

    I come from a long line of women affected by breast cancer. My grandmother, all of her four sisters and my mother were all diagnosed with breast cancer. I was diagnosed at 40 years old with a...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Cancer
    Home Infusion Helps Grateful Cancer Survivor Reclaim Her Life

    After overcoming ovarian cancer in 1995, retired nurse Lydia Zwilling realized that her battle to reclaim her health was far from over. Nearly a quarter-million women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer every year and for most, treatment...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Life
    Living My Best Life Over 50

    All my life, I have been a very active person, participating in all types of sports, including dancing.  Total wellness has always been my number one priority; therefore, I have rarely been sick throughout my life.  My...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Prostate Cancer
    When Your Husband Has Prostate Cancer

    Women whose husbands receive a prostate cancer diagnosis are often the ones researching treatments, advising their husbands, and offering emotional support throughout treatment. Unlike wives of husbands who may be fighting other diseases, couples confronting prostate cancer...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Living with Cancer

    No one could have expected decades ago that there would still be so many people living with cancer. With scientific advances, research and funding, many would have assumed we would have a world cured from these terrible...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • How a Healthy Diet Benefits Those with Mesothelioma
    How a Healthy Diet Benefits Those with Mesothelioma

    Mesothelioma is a difficult and particularly aggressive form of cancer that originates in the protective lining inside of the lungs. It can cause tremendous harm to the body, and early detection and management is key to treating...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Off the Mountain, Back to Life

    By Cindi McNair— What an incredible experience Machu Picchu was this summer! It was an amazing adventure I embarked on with a team of 20 people, most I had never met. I, like so many, am a...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • When Life Gives You Lemons, Smile!

    By Joy Stephenson-Laws, JD, Founder— Here is one instance where life gives you lemons, and it’s actually a good thing. You don’t even have to make lemonade. Lemons, a popular citrus fruit, are about as sour as...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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