On Cancer: Survivorship

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Acupuncture and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Can Help Cancer Survivors With Insomnia

Learn about ways that you can reduce insomnia without medication.

Jun Mao, Chief of MSK's Integrative Medicine Service, delivers acupuncture

In the Clinic

Patient-Reported Side Effects: A Crucial Part of Cancer Clinical Trials

In recent years, there has been a shift toward capturing information about the side effects caused by new treatments directly from patients.

Asia McCoy speaking with a patient

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Beyond Words: How Making Art Can Help People with Cancer

Experience the words and artwork of three patients who found hope and healing through MSK art programs.

Acrylic painting by an MSK patient

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Expert Tips for Adding Calories and Overcoming Appetite Loss during Cancer Treatment

Learn how to get enough calories during treatment from MSK specialists in diet and nutrition.

Fruit Smoothe

In the Clinic

How a Watch-and-Wait Approach May Help People with Rectal Cancer Preserve Their Quality of Life

Discover how a watch-and-wait approach to treating rectal cancer can help people avoid surgery and preserve normal body functions.

doctor and patients

In the Clinic

Can Yoga or Acupuncture Help Neuropathy Caused by Chemotherapy? Research Seeks an Answer

Researchers are looking for better tools to determine what works and what doesn’t in the treatment of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy.

Ting Bao performs acupuncture on people undergoing cancer treatment

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Improving the Lives of People with Brain Cancer, Thanks to a New Model for Treatment

Learn more about the Neurology Multidisciplinary Care Clinic, which aims to help people with brain cancer and offer hope for their families.

Gayle Rawlins-Peters and Anastasia Zankow

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Abby’s Army: Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivor Cycles for a Cause

Hear from Abby Wood, a survivor of Hodgkin lymphoma, who is now giving back to MSK through fundraising with Cycle for Survival.

Hodgkin lymphoma survivor Abby Wood

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What Really Matters in Treating Brain Cancer: An Interview with Two MSK Experts

Two of MSK's top brain experts reflect on how they care for people and recent advances in treatment.

Viviane Tabar and Lisa DeAngelis

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Cervical Cancer Survivor Tells Her Story: A Dragon Changed My Life

Hear from cervical cancer survivor Susan Shaw about how she joined the Empire Dragon Boat Team three years ago and is in the best shape of her life.

Susan Shaw, cervical cancer survivor