As his cancer goes from bad to worse, the anonymous blogger known as the “Angry Asian Buddhist” strives to accept the absurdity of life.
Coming to terms with metastatic non-Hogkin lymphoma, Arunlikhati realizes he is his own refuge — and one for everyone else, too.
When the doctor said “You have cancer,” Phyllis Coletta’s defenses of anger, fear, and self-reliance fell apart. All she had left was gratitude.
With a little pink ink, tattoo artist Amy Black helps breast cancer survivors reclaim their bodies.
Esther Brandon recalls how — though they never met — Rabbi Alan Lew’s words helped her to persevere through her battle with breast cancer.
The teachers answer the question of someone unsure how to balance her understanding of impermanence with her desire to live in the face of cancer.
A week after my husband Vic’s first chemotherapy session, Geshe Kunkhen visits. Geshe is a chant master and visiting monk at Namgyal Monastery in Ithaca.
A student of Geshe Tenzin Wangyal is leading a unique meditation program for cancer patients at the M.D. Anderson Mays Clinic in Houston.
Study reveals that mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) training effectively helps breast cancer survivors cope with emotional distress.
Alexander the Great swaggered around, claiming no part of his body was without a scar, but he never had to battle uterine cancer.