• Cancer Supportive Services
    7 years 1 month ago

    Be the Solid and Calm One

    "Without doing anything, things can sometimes go more smoothly just because of our peaceful presence.  In a small boat, when a storm comes, if one person remains solid and calm, others will not panic and the boat is more likely to stay afloat." -Thich Nhat Hanh

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  • Cancer Supportive Services
    7 years 1 month ago

    Coping with Hair Loss - Wearing Scarves

    Cancer treatment can cause many challenging side effects, including changes in physical appearance.  For some, hair loss is one of the most difficult side effects related to treatment.  Hair loss can change the way you look, and even the way you feel about yourself.

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  • Allison Buchignani
    7 years 1 month ago

    Minnie Traditions

    Over the holidays, I always enjoy cooking with my mom and sister. We make all the old favorites and usually try a few new things.

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  • Paige Anderson
    7 years 1 month ago

    Energize Your Year! by Ashley Porter, R.D., L.D.N.

    With a new year comes new challenges and all of us can use more energy. Whether you are undergoing cancer treatment, are a cancer survivor, or just want more energy, make a resolution to have more energy this year.

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  • Cancer Supportive Services
    7 years 1 month ago

    When Tumortown Meets Wellville

    This past June, one of my favorite journalists, Christopher Hitchens, was diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer.

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  • PearlPoint Staff
    7 years 2 months ago

    Images of Inspiration

    This painting graces one of the walls in my office.  It’s a favored focal point, for me and others.  The colors are rich and warm.  The flowers are dabbled and muted yet occasionally burst in brightness and appear to be floating freely from the vase.  The painter?  A young woman who coped for se

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  • Paige Anderson
    7 years 2 months ago

    Fighting with Confidence by Denny Bixby

    The upcoming Christmas holiday will be especially poignant for me this year.  A few minutes ago, I was asked by a woman if I would deliver the eulogy at her husband's memorial service, which will be held on the 2nd of January 2011.  The man, who passed away on December 2 from complications of bl

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  • Susan Earl Hosbach, CFRE
    7 years 2 months ago

    A Holiday Minnie Moment

    Hi, this is Susan - Happy holidays from The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation!

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  • Paige Anderson
    7 years 2 months ago

    How Do I Face The Holidays After A Deep Loss by Jackie Russell

    Holidays are a special time of year for families, but can equally be a very stressful time.

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  • Cancer Supportive Services
    7 years 2 months ago

    Social and Emotional Support

    The Cancer Supportive Services staff at the PearlPoint provides social and emotional support for clients wherever they may be along their cancer journey.

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