For Young Adults

Watch the "Moving Forward" video series for young adults from ASCO and the LIVESTRONG Foundation, adapted from this content.

Being a Young Adult With Cancer

Learn about the cancers that are most common in young adults, specific challenges for young adults with cancer, and how to find help and support.

Understanding Cancer Treatment

Find tips for choosing an oncologist, understanding treatment options and potential side effects, and talking with your health care team.

Cancer and Your Body

Learn how to cope with the possible physical, sexual, and emotional changes from cancer and its treatment.

Returning to School or Work After Cancer

For young adult undergraduate or graduate students who took time off during treatment, returning to school involves both practical and emotional considerations. Once you are ready to return, there are steps you can take to ease the transition back to school.

Resources for Young Adults

This section includes various resources for young adults with cancer, including websites, camps and retreats, and educational scholarships.