It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Posted December 11th, 2012

Flash forward, after a year of radiation, chemo, yet another surgery and many hospitalizations for seizures and other complications; it was holiday time again.


I wish u knew

I wish u knew…the role of the chaplain in cancer care

Posted December 10th, 2012

Ms. Schafer discusses the role of the chaplain and spirituality in cancer care.


I wish u knew

I wish u knew… Understanding prostate cancer screening

Posted December 6th, 2012

Legendary surgeon Dr. Alan Wein discusses prostate cancer, screening and treatment options.


Holiday Gifts When the Cancer is Advanced

Posted December 4th, 2012

About this time last year, I wrote a column on buying holiday gifts for people with cancer. I discouraged gifts that focused on illness.