Cancer.net

Complete guide to oncologist-approved cancer information.

Click on Types of Cancer to select one of the items in the list to access information about your type of cancer. Once you have found your type of cancer, use the icons or the menu on the left side of the screen to navigate the topics you are interested in.

Click on Navigating Cancer Care and then Cancer Basics. Select Genetics to find information about the genetics of cancer, genetic testing and counseling, and how to collect your family cancer history.

Click on Navigating Cancer Care and then Diagnosing Cancer to find information about the first steps to take when the doctor says cancer, tests and procedures, questions to ask the doctor, and managing your care.

Click on Navigating Cancer Care and then Advanced Cancer to find information about advance care planning and preparing for end of life.

Click on Coping and Emotions and select Managing Emotions and then Grief and Loss to find information about coping with loss and helping grieving children and teenagers.

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Resource information
Author / Organization: 
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Type: 
Website
Audience: 
Parents
Patients, families and caregivers
Disease site: 
Bladder
Brain and nervous system
Breast
Colorectal
Kidney
Leukemia
Lymphoma
Ovarian
Pancreatic
Prostate
Skin