Posts By: Bob Riter

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The Art and Science of Oncology

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Science is the starting point of cancer care, but there is an art to applying that science to each patient. Oncology Patients don’t always fit into neat little boxes with obvious choices for the best treatment.



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Wearing My Cancer Sucks Button

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I often wear a button that says cancer sucks. In addition to pretty well summing up the cancer experience, it’s a great conversation starter.



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Cancer With Grace

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Grace is one of those qualities that we struggle to define, but recognize when we see it. People with grace always seem to do and say the right thing, and do so with honest kindness.



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Appreciating the Normal

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Most people with a chronic illness experience days when their pain fades into the background and they once again take note of the world around them.