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Coping With Cancer Proves Family Affair

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/health/article/coping_with_cancer_proves_family_affair_20031128

In the first moments after Lori Marx-Rubiner was diagnosed with breast cancer last year, several fears ran through her head. The Jewish community social worker, who was 35 at the time, wondered about her mortality and worried about the prospect of pain and nausea induced by treatment. However, her deepest concern centered on her then 3-year-old son, Zachary.

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