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News - September 15, 2017

Cancer survivors learn to pick up the pieces

Eight-week workshop teaches mental and emotional recovery following cancer treatment

by Kevin Forestieri

For many cancer survivors who fought their way through a traumatic diagnosis and years of treatment, being deemed "cancer free" is hardly the end of the story. The mental and emotional fallout — and the eventual return to normalcy — amounts to its own uphill battle, and patients often feel unequipped to deal with it.

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