Author Archives: Sarah Vammen

How to help CSC in 30 seconds or less

What if a 30 second action could raise thousands of dollars, and then those dollars helped provide millions of people touched by cancer as well as their families with high-quality social and emotional support? It sounds too good to be … Continue reading

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Greetings from the CSC Staff Retreat

It takes a team to ensure that no one faces cancer alone, and with an estimated 1.6 million people diagnosed with cancer every year, we’re glad to have a great team assembled here at CSC. This week we were reminded … Continue reading

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What I’ve learned from watching “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies”

Cancer is commonly called a thief, a villain, a plague and a few “NSFW” words I won’t use here. But its latest nickname is “The Emperor.” When it comes to an illness, cancer truly is the emperor. It rules all … Continue reading

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Love your social workers: #31DaysofSW

Primary care physicians, surgeons, oncologists, radiologists, nurses, oncology nurses…the list of people you can interact with during your cancer journey is seemingly endless—and it can change constantly. Each one of these professionals plays a different role in treating your cancer. … Continue reading

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Understanding the impact of cancer on caregivers

Whether you love this holiday or completely despise it, Valentine’s Day is this Saturday. If you’re a person who loves Valentine’s Day, this is a day to celebrate love and companionship. But when your Valentine is living with cancer and … Continue reading

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