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Cancer caregivers need care, too

April 15, 2021

A cancer diagnosis can be a tough situation for any patient, but it also can pose challenges for their caregivers, who needs support and resources.

Workshop offers insight, support after cancer treatment ends

August 13, 2019

When a person being treated for cancer transitions from the active to post-treatment phase of care, the disruption to what had become routine and familiar can create feelings of uncertainty and anxiety. Recognizing the array of challenges a person may face following treatment, UNC Lineberger is offering a free workshop to help cancer survivors and … Continued

Constellation Brands’ outreach and generosity help cancer patients in need

July 31, 2019

August in North Carolina can mean many things — back to school, sweltering heat, an end to a great summer — but for those who benefit from UNC Lineberger’s Comprehensive Cancer Support Program, it’s also a time of thanksgiving. For the past nine years, Constellation Brands and Corona wholesalers and retailers across North Carolina have … Continued

Get Real & Heel building community in and outside the gym

July 2, 2019

UNC Lineberger’s Get Real & Heel hosted a block party for its current and former members on Saturday with the goal of building a stronger community. Many braved the sultry mid 90s temperature to enjoy a picnic, catch up on each other’s lives outside Get Real & Heel, introduce their loved ones to each other, … Continued

Annual Thanksgiving lunch brings together patients, families and staff

November 21, 2018

For many patients, a trip to the N.C. Cancer Hospital can be a stressful time, one filled with appointments, exams and treatments. On Friday, Nov. 16, however, the mood was festive for the more than 300 patients and their family members who were treated to a Thanksgiving lunch hosted by the Mary Anne Long Patient and … Continued