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This section provides information on the following topics:
For individuals newly diagnosed with cancer, learn more about finding support, seeking a second opinion, and organizing your cancer care.
Information for patients and family members on coping with symptoms of depression and anxiety. For more information on depression and anxiety as side effects of cancer or cancer treatment, visit Managing Side Effects.
Physical, mental, and emotional changes associated with cancer and cancer treatment, and dealing with those changes.
Information on coping with fertility and cancer treatment, pregnancy and cancer, menopause and cancer, and where to find support.
Information on managing the potential side effects of cancer and cancer treatment.
Links to patient information resources, cancer centers and cooperative groups, government agencies, and international patient information, journals, magazines, and information on support groups.
Learn more about coping with the fear of a cancer recurrence, including tips for facing fear and anxiety, expressing your feelings, staying well-informed, continuing regular follow-up care, reducing stress, and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.