Beating the odds

Thanks to new treatments, many women are living longer with ovarian cancer

Doctor and nurse team up for blood cancers support group

When my year of isolation ended after a stem cell transplant at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center in 2003, I looked for a blood cancer support group near my home in western Massachusetts.

Easing into activity

Cancer exercise specialist and survivor Julie Goodale offers tips for staying active during and after treatment.

Bringing home baby

There’s more to it than tossing a newborn’s blanket at the family dog. Luckily, parents now have the resources to help.

When you have 2 sets of DNA

This Is What It’s Like Living With Two Types of DNA

There was little hope for blood cancer patients until Donnall Thomas came along.

Running for my life

While running the St. Patrick’s Day 10K in Holyoke, Mass., in 2003, I could hardly catch my breath.