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How to Get Your National Cancer Survivors Day Photos Featured in Coping with Cancer Magazine

Wednesday, June 07, 2017
As thousands gathered this year for National Cancer Survivors Day® in hundreds of communities across the globe, cancer survivors were honored, survivorship issues were brought to the forefront, and people around the world joined together to celebrate life. It was a beautiful day, and we hope  Read More

It’s Time to Celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day

Sunday, June 04, 2017
Today – June 4, 2017 – marks the 30th annual National Cancer Survivors Day®. Welcome to the celebration! Thousands of people in hundreds of communities around the world are celebrating life with you today. National Cancer Survivors Day® is an unforgettable Celebrati  Read More

To Be a Cancer Survivor

Saturday, June 03, 2017
[NCSD Guest Blog Post by Bárbara Padilla] For those who don’t know me, let me introduce myself: I am Barbara Padilla – singer, actress, speaker, wife, mother, daughter, sister, artist, cook, and all those things in between. I am also a cancer survivor. It a  Read More

National Cancer Survivors Day Is More Than Just a Party

Thursday, June 01, 2017
Yes, National Cancer Survivors Day® is a celebration – a worldwide Celebration of Life that is held on the first Sunday in June. But it is so much more than just a party. National Cancer Survivors Day® is the one day each year that communities across the globe come together to   Read More

Why I’m Celebrating National Cancer Survivors Day

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
[NCSD guest blog post by Jessica Melore] How many times does lightning strike? I asked myself as I heard the doctor say the last words I wanted to hear: Cancer. Again. Should I have been surprised? Nothing in my life had been predictable up to that point. I’d had two oth  Read More

Help Us Spread the Word – National Cancer Survivors® Day Is Only Days Away

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
National Cancer Survivors Day® – the Celebration of Life we’ve been anticipating all year – is almost here! On Sunday, June 4, 2017, tens of thousands of people around the world will gather in their local communities to commemorate the 30th annual National Cancer Survi  Read More

Life After Cancer Is Something to Celebrate

Friday, May 26, 2017
[NCSD Guest Blog Post by Keith Jones] Life in general is worth celebrating, but life after Cancer is off the charts! You come out of that darkness and into a light that is overwhelming. There is a certain beauty in this struggle, and somewhere in the back of your mind you know that YOU ARE   Read More

Cancer Survivor, Redefined

Tuesday, May 02, 2017
[NCSD Guest Blog Post by John Polo] How can a widower speak about cancer survivorship? My wife didn’t survive. It got me to thinking: What exactly does it mean to be a cancer survivor? Is one a survivor if they are living with the disease? Do successful surgeries   Read More

Get Inspired – 5 Creative Event Theme Ideas for National Cancer Survivors Day

Friday, April 21, 2017
Many National Cancer Survivors Day® event planners choose to customize their Celebration of Life by giving their event a theme, like Laughter is the Best Medicine or Superheroes of Hope. While you certainly don’t need a theme to celebrate life after cancer, most people agree that theme  Read More

Top 5 Reasons to Register Your National Cancer Survivors Day Event

Thursday, March 30, 2017
On Sunday, June 4, tens of thousands of people across the globe will gather in their local communities to honor cancer survivors and to raise awareness of the ongoing challenges of cancer survivorship. This day will mark the 30th annual National Cancer Survivors Day®. If you want to join the  Read More