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Life after Cancer

Thursday, September 28, 2017
[NCSD guest blog post by Keri Chiappino, DC] Life after cancer is something to celebrate because, quite simply, when you’ve faced the possibility of no life, the deliciousness of life becomes that much more powerful and precious. There is a relationship between the depths of despair  Read More

We Want Your Feedback – How Can We Make National Cancer Survivors Day® Even Better?

Friday, August 25, 2017
On Sunday, June 4, thousands of cancer survivors and supporters gathered to commemorate the 30th annual National Cancer Survivors Day®. Hundreds of communities across the nation – and around the globe – joined together to let the world know that life after cancer is about more th  Read More

What Survivorship Means to Me

Thursday, July 27, 2017
[NCSD guest blog post by Lynda Shrager] 9:30 a.m. The pediatrician comes out and looks uneasy. He does not make eye contact as he starts explaining that test results indicate our daughter has Crohn’s Disease. Leslie is oblivious to the conversation, delighting in swirling brightly colo  Read More

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