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Coping With Cancer

Loving Ourselves into Health©

*February 2019*  Written by Tess Taft, MSW, LICSW, and oncology psychotherapist.©  Any real threat to our lives forces us to wake up, to look inside ourselves for meaning, for wisdom, for patience, for love. For many, a cancer diagnosis provides just such an impetus, often if for no other reason…
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March 17, 2019
Coping With Cancer

Talking to Your Children About Cancer© 

*March 6, 2019* by Tess Taft, MSW, LICSW, Oncology Family Therapist.©  “I feel like I’m doing something terrible to my family even though I didn’t ask for this.” “My friends and family don’t get it. They can’t. I finally let them off the hook.” “My teenager wants to know ALL about…
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March 14, 2019
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Continuing Osimertinib Treatment After Progression Prolongs Survival Benefit in NSCLC

*January 25, 2019* Targeted Oncology, Tony Berberabe. Patients who continued receiving osimertinib (Tagrisso) after their non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) had progressed demonstrated a prolonged benefit beyond the initial progression event, according to a retrospective analysis of 118 patients from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (MDACC) and the…
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February 3, 2019