Today, there are about 12 million Americans alive with a history of cancer. Cancer.Net's survivorship section provides helpful information for cancer survivors and their friends and family.
An introduction to survivorship. Learn about adjusting to various changes in your life following cancer treatment and find information about the Institute of Medicine report on survivorship.
This section outlines the importance of follow-up care after cancer treatment along with tips for healthier living.
This section outlines a wide variety of resources to help with the transition to survivorship once active treatment is completed.
Learn about the side effects that can occur months or years after cancer treatment is finished.
Learn more about diagnosing and treating a cancer recurrence.
Many times people who have dealt with cancer firsthand want to support others with cancer. Whether you are a cancer survivor or a family member or friend of someone living with cancer, you have a lot of valuable experience that can help others facing cancer.
View artwork submitted for the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual wall calendar.
Find additional resources about survivorship.