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From Surviving to Thriving

At Texas Oncology, we recognize that a patient’s cancer journey doesn’t stop when treatment ends. Adjusting to a new normal after cancer is a process – one that is uniquely defined by each patient. Learn more about how you or a loved one can move beyond simply surviving to thriving!

Stories of Inspiration
Hear from some of the people that have inspired us.
Life After Cancer

While early detection and cancer treatment advances are increasing cancer survival rates, life after treatment is often the most challenging time for patients. This issue of Texas Oncology’s I Can newsletter focuses on survivors and embracing life after cancer.

Five Tips for Transitioning to Thriving
Being declared cancer-free is something to be celebrated, but for many patients, with that milestone also comes a flood of mixed emotions.
Staying Healthy Moving Forward

It’s important to take care of yourself as you move into life after cancer.

The New Normal: Surviving and Thriving After Cancer

Your new normal put you in the driver’s seat for your rest of life journey. A survivorship roadmap will make the trip go smoothly.

Survivorship Tips for the New Normal
Information and support to help you adjust to your new normal.
How to Ask for Help
Asking for help isn’t always easy, but most people sincerely want to help and their assistance can be invaluable.
How To Help a Cancer Patient

A desire to help is one the most basic human responses to hearing someone has cancer. However, you may be unsure what to say or how you can help. Click on the links below to find practical advice and tips for ways to help in all facets of the cancer spectrum.

From Surviving to Thriving: Embracing a New Normal After Cancer

Cancer survivor and Texas Oncology physician Dr. James Petrikas encourages patients to thrive after treatment.