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  • Pancreatic Cancer

    What is pancreatic cancer? Pancreatic cancer is a type of cancer. It affects your pancreas. Your pancreas is an organ. It is located behind your stomach and in front of your spine. Your pancreas produces juices that break down food and control blood sugar

  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

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

  • Stomach Cancer

    Learn about the symptoms of and treatment options for stomach cancer.

  • Osteosarcoma

    Osteosarcoma is a kind of bone cancer that most often affects children, teenagers, and young adults between the ages of…

  • Ovarian Cyst

    An ovarian cyst is a fluid-filled sac in or on a woman’s ovary. They are very common. Most go away…

  • Cancer: Medical Vocabulary

    A cancer diagnosis comes with a lot of unfamiliar terms. Use this vocabulary guide to learn about words you may…

  • Cancer | Helping Your Family Help You

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

  • Diet Choices to Prevent Cancer

    Research has shown that a healthy diet can lower your risk of certain cancers.

  • Bone Cancer

    Bone cancer often is caused by the spreading of cancer from another part of the body. Learn about the types…

  • Cancer Treatment

    Learn about what you can expect during cancer treatment, including treatment types, side effects, and your treatment team.

  • Cancer

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

  • 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…

  • Breast Cancer

    Breast cancer is a cancer that begins in breast tissue. It usually shows up as one of three types of…

  • Caregiver Stress

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

  • Barrett’s Esophagus

    Barrett’s esophagus is a condition often caused by GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease). Learn how to help prevent and treat…

  • Prostate Cancer

    Prostate cancer is the abnormal growth of cells in a man’s prostate gland, part of his reproductive system. The benefits…

  • 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…