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BY Ed Steger

Ed Steger is a head and neck cancer survivor. He was diagnosed in 2005 and, after rough patches in 2006 and 2007, has been in remission. He is president of the National Foundation of Swallowing Disorders and blogs about his cancer experience at www.hncancer.blogspot.com.

A hot dog at a football game. Ham and mashed potatoes at Christmas dinner. Popcorn at the movie theater.

These are experiences that a person with dysphagia...

Ed Steger

BY Ed Steger

Ed Steger is a head and neck cancer survivor. He was diagnosed in 2005 and after rough patches in 2006 and 2007 has been in remission. He...

BY Ed Steger

Ed Steger is a head and neck cancer survivor. He was diagnosed in 2005 and after rough patches in 2006 and 2007 has been in remission. He...

BY Ed Steger

Ed Steger is a head and neck cancer survivor. He was diagnosed in 2005 and after rough patches in 2006 and 2007 has been in remission. He writes a blog about his cancer experience at www.hncancer.blogspot.com.

Continued from Tuesday's post

Being more empathetic and compassionate
I understand what empathy and compassion are and believe I have always had these traits, but to a somewhat limited degree. As a result...

Ed Steger

BY Ed Steger

Ed Steger is a head and neck cancer survivor. He was diagnosed in 2005 and after rough patches in 2006 and 2007 has been in remission. He...

BY Ed Steger

Ed Steger was diagnosed with head and neck cancer in 2005. After 36 radiation treatments, 2 years in palliative care and 5 surgeries he is...