CancerCompass Message Board Updates: Join the Discussion

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Optimal nutrition allows the body to function at its best while fighting against cancer. Many people in the Cancer Compass community wonder how certain spices and foods contribute to overall nutrition. McTwirly, a caregiver, wonders what effects curcumin, a spice in the ginger family, has on a cancer patient's muscles.  Join the conversation.


USA Today recently reported on a study linking formaldehyde with cancer. Now Johnson and Johnson is in the spotlight for personal care products that may contain preservatives that release formaldehyde. Cancer patient K.C. is wondering what others think about this new development. Join the discussion.


During the cancer fighting process, therapies to combat the disease can become physically and emotionally draining. Esophageal cancer patient Dar O is looking for support in dealing with recent cancer treatments. Share your experiences.