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  • cardiomyopathy

    Chemotherapy-Induced Cardiomyopathy

    To patients who have undergone chemotherapy, and their caregivers, reaching the end of the treatment cycle means a sigh of…

  • heart attack

    Heart Attack Signs and Symptoms in Women

    When identifying signs and symptoms of a heart attack, the most classic ones are chest pain and pressure, often described…

  • spring forward

    Nurses’ Week: Spring Forward with Intention and Action

    Sometimes it feels like you’re moving backward instead of forward- like a May snowstorm. But the sun is going to…

  • Top Nurse Blog 2018

    Top Nurse Blog Award

    We’re proud to announce that Cancer Harbors recently was designated a top nurse blog for 2018 by NurseRecruiter.com! We are…

  • Cancer Literacy Video Series Live

    During the month of November 2018, Alene will be doing a series of livestream videos to boost cancer literacy among…

  • Business

    Nurses in Business Change the World

    Last week I attended the National Nurses in Business Association #NNBA2018 annual conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. The energy and…

  • people

    Let’s Make October Count for People with Cancer

    October, or “Pinktober” as it is derisively called by more than a few people, is widely known as Breast Cancer…

  • media hype

    Grains of Salt: Be Careful of Media Hype Around the TAILORx study

    It’s ASCO time again. Early June, when the American Society of Clinical Oncology meets for their annual conference. Papers are…

  • Nurses

    Nurses Rally for Patient Safety in Washington DC

    I recently had the honor of speaking about patient safety speaker at a rally for safe nurse:patient staffing in Washington…

  • Navigating the C: Transcending Fear With Action

    Is there anyone out there who is not afraid of cancer? Doubtful. Even the expert researchers and clinicians who work…