Survivorship – My Cancer Advisor

Posts Tagged ‘Survivorship’

Mar 2 2010
Cancer Can’t Stop the Creation of New Life with 22-year-old Frozen Sperm!

This is an amazing story and an inspiration to all cancer patients! See below for news about a mother who had the foresight to preserve the sperm of her teenage son who was being treated for leukemia&...

Feb 22 2010
Fertility Preservation: An Issue Less Than Half of Affected Cancer Patients Are Told About

Fertility is an important quality of life issue for cancer patients of child-bearing age. Some types of cancer treatments (especially certain forms of chemotherapy and with radiation to the pelvis) ca...

Feb 22 2010
Senator John Kerry’s Invaluable Story About His Prostate Cancer Experience

This is one of the best stories on a prostate cancer journey that I have seen on video since I posted a blog on Rudy Giuliani.  These two political icons had access to a massive amount of information...

Feb 9 2010
Sex After Cancer Treatment Can Be an Issue, and You’re Not Alone

This video has a compelling story told by a young English couple talking about their sexual relations and experience with in vitro fertilization after the woman’s treatment for cervical cancer. ...

Feb 1 2010
Arnold Palmer: Prostate Cancer Survivor

Here is an inspiring, but poignant story by a legacy in golf, Arnold Palmer, a 14 year prostate cancer survivor. Cancer has ravaged his family, as it does in many others. His wife, Winny, died of ovar...

Aug 1 2009
Tribute to Press Secretary Tony Snow who Died of Colon Cancer

Katie Couric gives a tribute to Tony Snow, the former news anchor for Fox TV and Press Secretary for President George W Bush. Tony Snow developed recurrent colon cancer and died at the age of 53 early...

Jul 11 2009
Soraya: Gifted Latin Singer who Died of Breast Cancer

Soraya was one of my favorite singers! Unfortunately, she had a very strong family history of breast cancer, including in her mother and her sister. She developed breast cancer while she was in her 3...

May 17 2009
Supreme Court Justice Beats the Odds Against Pacreatic Cancer

Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent pancreatic surgery for cancer performed by Dr Murray Brennan, a world-renowned surgical oncologist at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. The pundits...