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2012-01-09 15:17:34

Young female cancer survivors express their concerns and frustrations about the impact of both their disease, and its treatment, on their future fertility Young female cancer survivors are concerned about their future fertility and parenthood options and want better information and guidance early on, according to a new study by Jessica Gorman and her team from the University of California in the US. Their paper, which presents in-depth information on young survivors' experiences navigating...

2011-11-01 16:25:00

Shannon Miller, the most decorated gymnast in United States history, tells the story of her journey from super star athlete to cancer survivor in her new free eBook. Williamsport, PA (PRWEB) November 01, 2011 Shannon Miller, winner of 7 Olympic and 9 World Championship medals, tells the story of how she went from superstar athlete and new mother to ovarian cancer survivor in a free eBook called, 'Competing with Cancer'. Shannon writes, âœI wrote 'Competing with...

2011-10-11 14:08:39

Forty-five per cent of cancer survivors in Northern Ireland suffer from physical and mental health problems years after their treatment has finished, according to new research from Macmillan Cancer Support and Queen's University Belfast. The report, the first of its kind in Northern Ireland, also found cancer survivors and their carers are more likely to access health services than the general population. The research highlighted that so-called "late effects" of cancer and its treatment...

2011-09-27 07:00:00

When it comes to trying to figure out what to say to a family number or close friend who has just suffered a major loss, or has been diagnosed with or is going through treatment for cancer, most people find themselves at a loss for the right words. In fact, many people naively blurt out something that could actually make the person experiencing the trauma feel worse. Susan Golinske, owner of the unique greeting card company Cause for Celebration, LLC says, âœour...

2011-09-13 12:00:00

On September 8, 2011 Blog for a Cure rolled out an expanded search feature to help cancer survivors find each other. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) September 13, 2011 Blog for a Cure has over 6,200 cancer survivors and is growing rapidly. One of the top requests from these survivors was to increase the ability to find other survivors who match their own experience. On September 8, 2011 Blog for a Cure rolled out an expanded search feature to help cancer survivors find each other. They can now search...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.