Tag Archives: Survivors

A Long Road to Recovery for Some COVID Survivors

More help for COVID-19 patients At Glen Cove, Panzok and other COVID-19 patients worked with an array of specialists to regain abilities damaged by their illnesses. They include physical and occupational therapists, speech and swallowing therapists, psychologists and social workers. “Acute rehab is all about restoring independence, function and quality of life to a patient’s… Read More »

100-year-old coronavirus survivors share their longevity secrets

They’ve lived through World Wars, the Great Depression and other pandemics, so they weren’t about to let a little COVID stop them. Meet some of the oldest coronavirus survivors — all 100 years old and above — whose optimism and fighting spirits inspire all who hear their stories. Read on for their longevity secrets — and the life lessons… Read More »

Why Oncologists Avoid Discussing Lifestyle Changes With Cancer Survivors

Survivors, take note: Now that you’re in remission, embracing a healthier lifestyle can help you feel more in control and may one day save your life. Many cancer survivors, for example, face an increased risk for cardiovascular events posttreatment, so paying attention to healthier habits is particularly important. But you probably won’t hear about it… Read More »