I Am With You: Love Letters to Cancer Patients

My name is Nancy Novack. I am the Founder and Executive Director of Nancy’s List and Nancy’s Club. Our mission is to do what we can to assure that “No one ever goes through cancer alone.” I am a very grateful survivor of Stage IV ovarian cancer. I was diagnosed 12 1/2 […]

Surviving Cancer: Our Voices & Choices

Many have already donated Surviving Cancer: Our Voices & Choices to hospitals, organizations and libraries. Corporations, small shop owners, and individuals have helped us provide books in places where readers might not otherwise have had the opportunity to read our compilation. Surviving Cancer: Our Voices & Choices, compiled, illustrated and published by Marion Behr, […]

Financial Resources for Cancer Patients

My name is Nancy Novack. I started Nancy’s List 10 years ago in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our mission statement is “No one will ever go through cancer alone.” My initial project was to develop a comprehensive LIST of financial resources (thus, Nancy’s List).  I recently posted a request […]

Dig in Your Heels

by Karla Antoinette Baptiste Book reviewed by Kathie Farrell from CALMERme.com Contributed by Zero Breast Cancer www.ZeroBreastCancer.org  30 North San Pedro Road, Suite 160, San Rafael, California 94930, 415 507-1949 Summary Karla Antoinette Baptiste, the author of Dig In Your Heels, was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer at the age […]

This is Cancer: Everything you need to know, from the waiting room to the bedroom

By Laura Holmes Haddad Laura’s website is www.lauraholmeshaddad.com Book reviewed by Kathie Farrell from CALMERme.com Contributed by Zero Breast Cancer www.ZeroBreastCancer.org  30 North San Pedro Road, Suite 160, San Rafael, California 94930, 415 507-1949 Summary In her first book, This is Cancer: Everything you need to know, from the waiting room […]

Local Breast Cancer Organization Takes Control on March 30

San Dimas, CA – Fighting 4 the Tatas Inflammatory Breast Cancer Organization will “Take Control” March 30, 2017, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Chaparral Lanes in San Dimas in an effort to increase awareness to the lack of knowledge of Inflammatory Breast Cancer while educating the community on how they […]

Cancer Survivors’ Message to Republicans: “We Literally Live and Die by Insurance”

by Joan McCarter Friday, February 24, 2017 Daily Kos.com Nearly 1 in 4 Americans has a pre-existing health condition — that’s 52 million people under the age of 65. It’s 52 million people who for the past three years had the peace of mind of knowing that they could not be […]

Obamacare is the Affordable Care Act: So What’s In It?

By Laurie McGinley and Amy Goldstein January 25 2017 The Washington Post   Not everyone realizes that Obamacare and the Affordable Care Act are the same thing. The 2010 law created insurance exchanges — that is, marketplaces — for people to buy private health insurance if they couldn’t get affordable coverage through […]