young adults

March 24, 2020 · Hernan Barangan
After being diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) at age 15, Hernan Barangan felt isolated and scared. Later, it led him to a new career path in filmmaking where he’s helping other young adults with cancer. Read More >>
February 20, 2020 · Rebecca Segal
Thyroid cancer survivor Rebecca Segal writes how she learned to cope with the impact her diagnosis had on her mental health. Read More >>
January 28, 2020 · Jelle Damhuis
Two-time cancer survivor Jelle Damhuis didn’t know what cancer-related fatigue was until he experienced it firsthand. Here, he explains the tactics that helped him cope Read More >>
October 1, 2019 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
ASCO’s annual National Cancer Opinion Survey has revealed that many young adults incorrectly believe that using e-cigarettes, or vaping, is harmless and not addictive. Read More >>
Lidia Schapira, MD, FASCO; 2015-2021 Cancer.Net Editor in Chief
August 20, 2019 · Lidia Schapira, MD, FASCO
In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira writes about the challenges faced by teenagers and young adults when they’re diagnosed with cancer and how Cancer.Net is adapting its content to meet their needs. Read More >>

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