Recent Articles

Market Watch: Millennial cancer survivors are going broke trying to stay alive (February 28, 2019)

Brandeis Alumni & Friends: Cancer isn’t free: Brandeis alumna beats the odds and pays it forward (January 11, 2019)

Psycho-oncology: “Creating a family after battling cancer is exhausting and maddening”: Exploring real-world experiences of young adult cancer survivors seeking financial assistance for family-building after treatment (September 20, 2018)

The ASCO Post: Raising Awareness of the Financial Impact of Cancer on Young Adult Survivors: A Conversation With Samantha Watson (July 10, 2018)

Cancer TodaySurvivors Cast Adrift (July 9, 2018)

New York TimesWomen With Breast Cancer Delay Care When Faced With High Deductibles (May 4, 2018)

CURE MagazineThe Samfund Celebrates 15 Years of Helping Young Adult Cancer Survivors (April 26, 2018)

Humor Beats CancerMy Alter Ego (Jan. 11, 2018)

Hey MamaHow Sam Watson Made it Her Mission to Help Young Cancer Survivors (Dec. 13, 2017)

American Journal of Managed CareHaving Cancer Saved My Life (Dec. 6, 2017)

CURE Magazine: Lending a Hand (Nov. 30, 2017)

CURE Magazine: Financial Lifelines (Nov. 29, 2017)

MoneyishSurvivors share the struggles they faced trying to keep their jobs as they battled cancer (Oct. 13, 2017)

ShapeBreast Cancer Is a Financial Threat No One’s Talking About (October 6, 2017)

STAT NewsCancer Treatment Should Qualify as a Reason for Student Loan Deferment (September 11, 2017)

The American Journal of Managed CareHealthy, but Still Hurting: Challenges of Cancer Survivorship (September 4, 2017)

American Journal of Managed CareCancer Survivorship: The Challenges That Remain After Treatment (August 23, 2017)

American Journal of Managed CareDr Yousuf Zafar of Duke Cancer Institute Joins The Samfund’s Advisory Council (June 22, 2017)

American Journal of Managed CareThe Road to Parenthood After Cancer (June 19, 2017)

Money IncLessons I Learned from Starting a Non-Profit at Age 25 (March 20, 2017)

Cancer.Net5 Qualities for Powerful Cancer Advocacy (January 19, 2017)

The Red Bulletin: Meet The Men Crossing the Atlantic Ocean on a Row Boat (September 12, 2016)

Self MagazineWhy So Many Young Cancer Survivors Are Thousands Of Dollars In Debt (September 5, 2016)

CURE MagazineReflecting on 15 Years Cancer-Free (August 24, 2016)

American Journal of Managed CareYoung Adult Cancer Survivors Disproportionately Affected by Treatment Costs (August 19, 2016)

Cancer.NetYoung Adults, Cancer, and Financial Stress: What Do We Do? (July 21, 2016)

Mesothelioma Cancer AllianceParenting with Cancer: Advice from Survivors (June 5, 2016)

The Huffington Post6 Ways Millennials Can Prepare for The Unthinkable: Cancer (April 29, 2016)

I Had CancerWhen You Realize That You’re Cancer Free…But The Cancer Was NOT Free (April 16, 2016)

Everyday HealthYoung Adult Cancer Survivors: The Samfund Is Here for You (April 5, 2016)

American Journal of Managed CareNYACAW: What Makes This Cancer Awareness Week So Important? (April 4, 2016)

Oncology Nurse AdvisorThe Samfund: Helping Young Adult Patients Navigate the Financial Impact of Cancer Care (March 31, 2016)

Roswell Park Cancer CenterThe Cost of Cancer: Helping Young Adults Manage the Financial Burden
March 31, 2016

CURE MagazineFinancial Toxicity: The Burden That Lingers After Cancer (February 23, 2016)

Cancer MedicineThe Cost of Cancer: A Retrospective Analysis of the Financial Impact of Cancer on Young Adults (February 5, 2016)

HealthNewsDigest.comThe Cost of Cancer (February 5, 2016)

American Journal of Managed CareInternet-Based Crowdfunding for Cancer Treatment Costs (January 15, 2016)