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Blood Cancers Like Leukemia May Lead to More Severe Cases of COVID-19 Than Other Kinds of Cancer

Blood Cancers Like Leukemia May Lead to More Severe Cases of COVID-19 Than Other Kinds of Cancer

Sep 17// Cancer Coronavirus COVID-19

New research suggests that diseases like leukemia and lymphoma pose a particular risk for coronavirus outcomes.


Dos and Don’ts for Telemedicine for Migraine

Jun 18// COVID-19
During the COVID-19 pandemic, televisits—seeing your health care provider through a videoconference or phone call—became common. As this article is being written, it is too early to say if the widespread use of telemedicine will continue after the risk of getting or spreading COVID-19 becomes smaller. Many health care providers and patients hope that it [...]

I’m Finally Getting Surgery for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer, After It Was Almost Delayed Due to COVID-19

May 19// Cancer Coronavirus COVID-19

‘Although part of me has come to embrace this protective cocoon of the unknown, I want to wake up to good news and get on with my life.’


How My Breast Cancer Diagnosis — and the Coronavirus Pandemic — Is Finally Easing My Resentment from a Miscarriage

May 12// Cancer Coronavirus COVID-19

‘The thought of dealing with a toddler during a cancer battle in a coronavirus pandemic has finally eased some of that resentment I had with myself and others.’


Migraine Home Remedies That Headache Specialists Approve

May 08// Coronavirus COVID-19 Migraine

These at-home measures, along with followed your medication regimen, can help keep migraine attacks at bay, even while you’re under increased stress from the coronavirus pandemic.


Living with Stage 4 Lung Cancer During the Coronavirus Pandemic: ‘I’m Scared to Break Out of My Bubble’

May 05// Cancer Coronavirus COVID-19

Everyone is stressed about COVID-19. But for lung cancer patients like Bill Westlake, the stakes are especially high.


I’m a 35-Year-Old Mother with Stage 4 Colon Cancer. The Coronavirus Pandemic Has Postponed the Clinical Trial That Could Save My Life.

Apr 30// Cancer Coronavirus COVID-19

‘The news felt like a death sentence. Would I even be healthy enough to qualify for this trial once the world goes back to its new normal?’


Are People Are Dying From COVID-19 Because They Are Black in America? An African-American Cancer Survivor Speaks Out

Apr 23// Cancer COVID-19

We’ve long known that health care disparities have existed along racial lines. But the COVID-19 pandemic is shining a spotlight on it.


Botox for Migraine During COVID-19: What If You Can’t Get Botox to Prevent Migraine Attacks?

Apr 15// Coronavirus COVID-19 Migraine

The coronavirus pandemic has left migraine patients and providers scrambling to find solutions to maintain health that, for many people, may have taken years to achieve.