Cancer

Lynndelle Online Album Launch Party

Folk/rock fiddler Lynndelle Pratt releases her long-awaited solo album (produced by The Honeydogs’ Adam Levy) on April 30 in the

  • 04/30/2020

Breanna’s Star

Breanna’s Star is a benefit for Breanna’s Gift, an organization bringing visual arts, dance, music and theater to children with

  • 04/25/2020
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A Re-Defining Moment

Reader Response: From an artist, a cancer survivor, and an activist. Art as Healing Art has become a huge source of

  • 01/01/2019
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‘It’s still me’: Cancer survivor Jan Strassburg opens her own wig shop to help women deal with hair loss.

Jan Strassburg knew she was going to lose her curly, auburn hair. It was April of 2006, and despite being

  • 08/01/2013

‘In the Body of the World’

“Everything that was happening in my body with the cancer reminded me of the carelessness with which we treat the earth, treat life, treat bodies, treat ourselves – the dishonoring.”

  • 07/02/2013

2011 Changemaker: Monica Nilsson

“Most people think they have nothing in common with a homeless person, … Any way that we can build a bridge, to see that we have more in common than we have difference.”

  • 12/02/2011
Nora Longley

Nora’s story

“Imagine what all of that cost everybody in the long run for not having access to the care that she needed up front.”

  • 07/02/2009

Soul sister

“It is deeply reassuring that dying can be so beautiful-not to be feared. My fear of dying evaporated while I was with Diane when she died.”

  • 07/02/2008

Ovarian cancer

Ovarian cancer: Young survivors of an “older women’s disease”

  • 05/02/2008

Silent no more

Contrary to popular belief, ovarian cancer does have symptoms

  • 06/02/2007

Destiny? Fate? When you have the breast cancer gene

“Blue Velvet” sculpture by Minnesota artist Melody Villars. See more of her work at www.melodyvillars.com. Photo by David Bowman. Korie’s choice

  • 10/02/2006

Dark night of the soul

Linda MacRunnels faced more than her own mortality when she fought breast cancer

  • 10/02/2006