Nutrition

Purchase our book GAME ON. GAME ON has a nutrition chapter that gives you pertinent information about diet and cancer.  Visit our store passonjoy.com. Tuesday Brooks is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist specializing in Cancer Nutrition.  She shares with us her “Top...

Supportive & Palliative Care

What is supportive and palliative care? Supportive and Palliative care specializes in the medical care for people living with serious illness. Focuses on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of the illness. The goal is to relieve suffering and improve quality...

Grief, Loss, & Legacy

TIPS FOR THOSE WHO GRIEVE Grief is the natural process to adjust to loss and for the heart to heal. Time does not heal all wounds. Grief requires active grief work to heal, not the passive passage of time. Grief takes as long as it takes. Grief work is the hardest...
Counseling

Counseling

WHAT IS CANCER COUNSELING? Cancer counseling is supportive counseling for a normal life crisis.  Cancer is a normal life crisis.  It is not emotional pathology.  It’s just that your life, thus far, has had little or no prior experience to prepare you to be able to...
Tips When Diagnosed

Tips When Diagnosed

You are your own advocate. Fight for you. If you think you need a second opinion, get one. Take someone to your appointment with you to take notes and listen. Record what the doctor says​ with your phone. Get an expandable file folder to retain and keep a copy of all...