Tag Archives: CancerForward

Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship

If you’ve been diagnosed with head and neck cancer (HNC), you are considered a cancer survivor. You will be one for the rest of your life. If you’ve completed your treatment, you’re probably ready to move on with your life. … READ MORE

Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship

If you’ve been diagnosed with head and neck cancer (HNC), you are considered a cancer survivor. You will be one for the rest of your life. If you’ve completed your treatment, you’re probably ready to move on with your life. … READ MORE

Meditation For Cancer Survivors: Getting Started

The first thing to know about meditation is that it need not be complicated or time consuming. You don’t need to join a group, learn Sanskrit, or wear special outfits. And just five to ten minutes a day is a … READ MORE

Dan Harris, ABC News Anchor and Author of ‘10% Happier,’ Keynotes CancerForward Forum

HOUSTON, TEXAS (July 21, 2014) – CancerForward: The Foundation For Cancer Survivors will present ABC News anchor and New York Times best-selling author, Dan Harris in Houston Wednesday, November 12 in the first Texas stop of his national book tour. … READ MORE

Ted Kennedy Jr., A Commentary on Disability and Determination

Editor’s update: This interview was conducted in November, 2013 in conjunction with Ted Kennedy Jr.’s keynote address in Houston, Texas to cancer survivors and cancer caregivers. It was the 40th anniversary of the date he lost his leg to cancer … READ MORE

Colorectal Cancer Survivorship: What Every Survivor Should Know

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer in the United States for both men and women with an overall lifetime risk of approximately one in 20. Fortunately, death from colorectal cancer has dramatically declined thanks to advances in … READ MORE

CultureMap – 150 Breast Cancer Survivors Celebrate Triumph Over Disease At Harris Health Luncheon

With pink roses waving and much deserved applause, 150 breast cancer survivors celebrated their individual victories over the disease during the Harris Health System’s ninth annual Breast Cancer Survivors Luncheon. Beth Sanders Moore, founder of CancerForward, addressed the more than … READ MORE

CancerForward Announces 2013 Houston Forward Mover Award Recipients to be Honored at Saks Fifth Avenue Key To The Cure Kickoff 2013

HOUSTON, TEXAS (August 27, 2013) – Saks Fifth Avenue and Sewell Automotive Companies will present the 15th Annual Saks Fifth Avenue Key To The Cure Kickoff from 6:30 until 8:30, Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at Saks Fifth Avenue, Houston Galleria. … READ MORE

Colon Health

There are several diseases which affect the aging colon, such as cancer and constipation. The colon, as with any part of the body, requires maintenance and care to avoid the complications of aging, poor dietary intake and excretory malfunction. The … READ MORE

Screening for Prevention of Colon Cancer

Colon cancer effects 150,000 to 160, 000 patients in United States yearly. The general outcome of most of those patients is excellent because of advances in surgical and medical oncology treatment of colorectal cancer over the last decades. Most cancers … READ MORE