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After the Hook-up: Part 3

After the Hook-up: Part 3

Big Cancer Hook-up guest Paul Brace chats with Geoff about the right time to celebrate after cancer.

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After the Hook-up: Part 2

After the Hook-up: Part 2

Big Cancer Hook-up guest Paul Brace chats with Geoff about facing mortality.

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After the Hook-up: Part 1

After the Hook-up: Part 1

Big Cancer Hook-up guest Paul Brace chats with Geoff about spirituality.

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The 2019 New Year poem

The 2019 New Year poem

A member of the YACC community asked to publish their poetry anonymously, and we’re always happy to help YACCers express themselves however they feel most comfortable. 

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Everything you ever wanted to know about my diagnosis

Everything you ever wanted to know about my diagnosis

Why do some people feel like they can ask me so many insanely personal questions?

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10 things you should tell your caregiver

10 things you should tell your caregiver

Here is Jody Mason’s list of things to tell your caregivers to give them some insight into what you’re feeling.

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Bullet journaling through brain fog (Part 3)

Bullet journaling through brain fog (Part 3)

By Elise Bonder Mastering your basic bullet journal is easy, and there is no shame at leaving it at that. But, if you’re the kind of person who likes to…

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Bullet journaling through brain fog (Part 2)

Bullet journaling through brain fog (Part 2)

By Elise Bonder For the second post in this series, I want to get into why, why, why I bullet journal. The fog is thick—I mean THICK—in this brain of…

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Bullet journaling through brain fog (Part 1)

Bullet journaling through brain fog (Part 1)

Elise said, “I know that many of you are like me — forgetful, unaware of time, distracted and frustrated that nothing seems to keep your brain in order. In the electronic world, we are so quick to want an app to solve these problems but I’ve found that old-school is working better than anything else. I bullet journal.”

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Part 3: Moving forward

Part 3: Moving forward

Krystal Anderson explains her thoughts and actions after being diagnosed with cancer in this three part series.

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Part 2: Cancer is different for young adults

Part 2: Cancer is different for young adults

Krystal Anderson explains her thoughts and actions after being diagnosed with cancer in this three part series.

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Part 1: On being the first in your peer group with cancer

Part 1: On being the first in your peer group with cancer

Krystal Anderson explains her thoughts and actions after being diagnosed with cancer in this three part series.

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Instagram takeover with @beast_strong_nation

Instagram takeover with @beast_strong_nation

Our seventh guest ‘grammer is Krystal Anderson (@beast_strong_nation). Krystal’s takeover showed how she handles the psychosocial effects of cancer, manages her family life, and shares the results from a recent scan.

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My sister, cancer, and a yellow umbrella

My sister, cancer, and a yellow umbrella

Sara Stimson writes about supporting her twin sister, Virginie, as she dealt with lymphoma.

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It’s been 731 days since Sammi’s last treatment

It’s been 731 days since Sammi’s last treatment

“Next time you see me, genuinely bring up another topic. Ask me how school is going, what my plans are for the weekend — anything but cancer.”

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