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Updated on June 11, 2020

Meditation and Mindfulness for your Cancer Journey

During your cancer journey, it is good to wake up every morning to put yourself in a positive frame of mind.  People who have a positive and confident attitude generally do better overcoming their disease. 

Click to view MayoClinic video on 1-minute Meditation for living with Cancer

Practising mindfulness everyday helps to

  • remind you about the wonderful second chance to life that you are having
  • boost your body’s ability to heal and calm your mind
  • picture and be grateful to the special people you have around you
  • take deep breaths to relax your stress response
  • focus on simple sounds and sights (such as birds or flowers) around you
  • savour every meal by chewing and eating slower
  • have more meaning during a simple morning or evening walk

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