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  • Cancer

    Cancer is a collection of many diseases that all involve the growth of abnormal cells. There are many different types…

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  • Cancer: End-of-Life Issues for the Caregiver

    Information for caregivers about preparing for a loved one’s end-of-life issues, such as care options, legal documents, and funeral…

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  • Caregiver Stress

    Caregivers provide care for people with chronic medical conditions. It can be challenging, and they often experience stress and get…

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  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is cancer of the lymph tissue. The most notable symptom is swelling of lymph nodes in your neck,…

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  • Nutritional Needs for Kids with Cancer

    Good nutrition is especially important for children who have cancer. Eating well can help these children keep up their strength…

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  • Colposcopy

    Learn what happens when you have a colposcopy.

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  • Osteosarcoma

    Learn about osteosarcoma, a common bone cancer in children.

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  • Ovarian Cyst

    Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cysts.

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  • Preparing for Cancer Treatment

    Learn how to prepare yourself and your loved ones for your cancer treatment.

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  • Diet Choices to Prevent Cancer

    Read about the myths and facts of how dietary choices can lower the risk of certain cancers.

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  • Cancer: Medical Vocabulary

    Learn the definitions of various terms you will hear during your cancer experience.

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  • Cancer | Helping Your Family Help You

    Learn how to ask for and accept help from your friends and family members during cancer treatment.

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