Why You Should Like the Weather Channel and Classical Music

Posted January 31st, 2011

When I was going through treatment, I took an especial liking to the Weather Channel. My future was so uncertain. Live or die? In or out of the hospital? Sickness or health? It was a toss up. But no matter my situation, there was always tomorrow, and I was fairly certain I’d make it to […]


Brown Bag Chat: Prostate Cancer Treatment: Where are we now?

Posted January 27th, 2011

Live OncoLink Brown Bag Chat Wednesday, February 16, 2011 12:30-1:30 PM EST Ask the OncoLink experts your questions about prostate cancer treatment. A transcript will be available after the event in case you miss it. Prostate Cancer Treatment: Where are we now? Experts Alan Wein, MD, Chief of the Division of Urology at Penn Medicine. […]


Five People

Posted January 18th, 2011

Will the 5 people not affected by cancer in anyway please stand up? I have come to the conclusion that if there are 5 people in this country who don’t have cancer themselves or have any close relatives or friends with cancer, they have won the health lottery. I honestly believe that we are now […]


The New Year’s Resolution

Posted January 3rd, 2011

It’s a perennial favorite. The New Year’s resolution. Not only do you hear about them, but you hear about how fruitless they are for most people. When asked if I have a New Year’s resolution, I usually respond, yes, to give up New Year’s resolutions. This year is different, I swear. Change can be difficult, […]