Archive for September, 2012

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Alternative Therapies

Many of us have tried them all. From meditation to Reiki to positive affirmations. Which – if any – have worked for you? Do you have any comical stories to share about the ones that didn’t?

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Tuesday, September 11, 2012

What Would You Say to the Heroes of 9/11 Who Now Have Cancer?

firefighters 9/11Yesterday the federal government added over 50 cancers to the list of health problems that will be covered by the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, order which brings coverage to rescue workers and people who were living near ground zero on September 11, 2001. While many argue that funding for this will run out pretty quickly, they are also glad the post-tragedy problems the heroes of 9/11 are facing are finally being acknowledged.

Certainly each cancer has its own set of challenges, symptoms and treatments, but from what you learned through the course of your own battle with cancer, what would you like to tell those who fought hard for others on the day the towers fell and are now fighting hard for their own lives?