Staying Healthy


Ever hear the word oxymoron? It refers to a phrase which seems contradictory – like jumbo shrimp!

“Staying healthy” when you have cancer seems – on the face of it – to be an oxymoron. How the heck can you stay healthy when you have a life-threatening illness?

We like how the World Health Organization (WHO) defines health: “a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease of infirmity.” This section will give you tips on how to stay as healthy as possible by taking good care of yourself – despite having cancer!”

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