Cancer Demystified: Is a PSA Test Necessary?

Cancer Demystified: Is a PSA Test Necessary?

You sit anxiously in your doctor’s office. The waiting room is full. Your nerves are on edge as you think about the upcoming exam. You are here for what will amount to your first check ever for screening — screening for prostate cancer. You try to get your thoughts...

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Want to Feel Better? Get Fit!

Want to Feel Better? Get Fit!

Doctors tell me that people who continue to work while fighting cancer tend to do better. For the past six months, I have worked hard, played hard and prayed harder. Work for me means spending my time performing tasks that give me purpose and make a difference.  My...

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Cancer Demystified: Some Cancers Can Metastasize

Cancer Demystified: Some Cancers Can Metastasize

“My dad had prostate cancer years ago. During his yearly checkup, one of his blood levels came back abnormal. His doctor ordered a CAT scan and a bone scan, which came back showing cancer in his bones. Does he have bone cancer? How long can he live with this?” A...

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“Incredible” Tax-Free Charitable Contributions

“Incredible” Tax-Free Charitable Contributions

Commentary: ‘Incredible’ Tax-Free Charitable IRA Distributions Soon To Sunset Heads up for those of you out there who are past the “magical” age of 70 ½. An incredible tax break will soon sunset, and you should plan accordingly. On Jan. 2, 2013, President Barack Obama...

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Cancer Concentration Camp

Cancer Concentration Camp

The cancer battle is not only a physical battle.  It is mental warfare. When I was told “you have cancer” my lifestyle framework in that moment was forever changed.  Some of the changes have been for the better.  But at times, it feels like I am stuck in a...

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