Living With Cancer

Cancer stories can be empowering and hopeful to those who are living with cancer. When a cancer diagnosis has touched your life, turning to living with cancer stories can be a helpful strategy for focusing on a positive, healthful future.

ESPN sports reporter Holly Rowe

Holly Rowe on Staying Positive While Battling Cancer

The acclaimed ESPN reporter shares how important sports have been to her as she deals with cancer and how her faith and the support of friends, family and fans help to keep her positive and hopeful.

This Cancer Survivor Is Delivering Hope and Healthy Food to Others

This Cancer Survivor Is Delivering Hope and Healthy Food to Others

Wendy Borden beat breast cancer, now she's delivering healthy meals to those fighting life threatening illnesses. 

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An artist's rendering of Sherri's bowl of blessings

Someone Cares: Bowls of Blessings

She found counting blessings to be a helpful practice, so when she found out her friend was battling cancer, she sent her a special gift.

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Sparkle comforts a child in the hospital

A Guideposts Comfort Kit Brings Hope to Kaylee

A mother who saw her young daughter through a battle with cancer shares how little things can make a big difference for kids with serious illnesses.

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“I didn’t need to hold it together anymore. I needed to be held,” says Mark Hall of Casting Crowns

The Lesson Cancer Taught Casting Crowns' Mark Hall

When Casting Crowns lead singer Mark Hall was stricken with cancer, he thought it was a private battle. He soon learned otherwise.

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Carol and Lynn Kuykendall with their golden retriever, Kemo

Prayer and Positivity Helped This Couple Overcome Cancer

Carol Kuykendall relates how she and her husband, Lynn, relied on faith, family, friends and the love of a devoted golden retriever to emerge from their respective battles with cancer.

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Actress, singer and breast-cancer research advocate Kristin Chenoweth

Kristin Chenoweth on Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The award-winning actress and singer discusses the "Warriors in Pink Powered by Ford” programs that assist those dealing with breast cancer and offers her own tip for helping a friend who is battling the disease.  Get hope for Breast Cancer here

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A healthy assortment of fresh fruits and vegetables

Fighting Cancer With Nutrition

Rev. Percy McCray Jr., Director of Spiritual/Faith-Based Programs for Cancer Treatment Centers of America, explores the role of nutrition in preventing—and battling—cancer.

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9 Cancer Fighting Foods to Eat

8 Cancer-Fighting Foods to Eat

There are plenty of foods people swear by when it comes to preventing cancer but how can you tell what really works? Here are eight foods proven to do the job. 

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ESPN broadcaster Holly Rowe

Holly Rowe: How Cancer Changed Her Life

The ESPN reporter has faced challenges but found support, and prayers, from unexpected people.

Protect Against Skin Cancer This Summer

How You Can Protect Against Skin Cancer This Summer

Dr. Len Lichtenfeld of the American Cancer Society shares the simple things everyone can do to enjoy the warmer weather while still keeping their skin safe. 

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Debra Downing with her "friend," Bertha the wig

The Funny Thing About Cancer

Diagnosed with uterine cancer, she kept a journal to keep friends updated on her condition. The entries, infused with her rich sense of humor, lightened the load for everyone.

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5 Cancer Prevention Tips

5 Cancer Prevention Tips

Poor diet and inactivity are 2 key factors that can increase a person’s cancer risk. The good news is that you do something about it.

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Debra Downing

Leaning on Laughter and Faith While Fighting Cancer

As she shared in her story in the June 2016 issue of Guideposts, Debra Downing, after being diagnosed with uterine cancer in 2014, relied on her sense of humor and her belief in God to get through her difficult and painful chemotherapy sessions. Get hope for Breast Cancer here

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