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The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation’s Blog has been home to a variety of content ranging from patient perspectives to updates on medical advancements.  Contributors like patients Sarah Bennett, Cait Telaak, Helen Scott, Susan Braden, George Riddle, Lisa Layton, and Marcia Van Gorden share news and personal anecdotes, and the blog also serves as a resource for you to familiarize themselves with the Foundation.  Keep an eye out for new posts as together we explore the world of Cholangiocarcinoma and the tireless work towards a cure!

Five for Friday – 5 ways to stand up against racism and injustice

By Allison Thomas | June 5, 2020

Five for Friday was created as a way to provide tips to help navigate you through these difficult times. We are saddened by the recent death of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and others.

In an effort to adapt to the current events we have decided to share 5 ways to stand up against racism and injustice.

We know there is work to do…

By Stacie Lindsey | June 5, 2020

Dear Friends, With the tragic deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and many others over the years and the confluence of recent events,…

CCF Webinar Series : June’s Patient Support Group

By Rick Pollock | June 1, 2020

You spoke and we listened! In light of COVID-19 pandemic, the Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation created a weekly webinar series to help our community navigate through these…

Five for Friday – Get moving safely now that restrictions are being lifted

By Allison Thomas | May 29, 2020

Each week, we’re going to offer five ways you can fight COVID-19, this week we’d like to share 5 ways to get moving safely now that restrictions are being lifted.

Five for Friday – Getting Involved with Research (from Home!)

By Allison Thomas | May 22, 2020

Each week, we’re going to offer five ways you can fight COVID-19, overcome the fear of the unknown and deal with the uncertainty of this situation.

This week, 5 ways you can get involved with research (from home!)

Five for Friday – Dealing with Financial Worries

By Allison Thomas | May 15, 2020

Each week, we’re going to offer five ways you can fight COVID-19, overcome the fear of the unknown and deal with the uncertainty of this situation.

This week, 5 things to do if you’re worried about your finances during COVID-19.

CCF Webinar Series : Caregiver Support Group

By Rick Pollock | May 13, 2020

You spoke and we listened! The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation CCF is excited to announce our newest series of webinars. Each week we bring you the latest…

Five for Friday – Grocery Shopping

By Allison Thomas | May 8, 2020

Each week, we’re going to offer five ways you can fight COVID-19, overcome the fear of the unknown and deal with the uncertainty of this situation.

This week, 5 Tips for Grocery Shopping During a Pandemic.

CCF Weekly Webinar Series: Dealing with Anxiety, Fear & Depression

By Rick Pollock | May 6, 2020

You spoke and we listened! The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation CCF is excited to continue our series of webinars. Each week we will bring you the latest…

Five for Friday – Working from Home

By Allison Thomas | May 1, 2020

Each week, we’re going to offer five ways you can fight COVID-19, overcome the fear of the unknown and deal with the uncertainty of this situation.

This week, 5 Tips for Working Remotely.

New Weekly CCF Webinar Series

By Rick Pollock | April 28, 2020

You spoke and we listened! The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation CCF is excited to announce our newest series of webinars. Each week we will bring you the…

A Clinical Trial Saved My Life

By Melinda Bachini | April 27, 2020

Diagnosed with stage IV cholangiocarcinoma, I enrolled in a study investigating tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte therapy. That was 10 years ago.