young adults

Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research. A primary care and oncology collaboration.
February 12, 2018 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
The 2018 Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research will address key issues in promoting well-being in people who have finished active cancer treatment, covering topics such as exercise, follow-up care in young adult survivors, and better support for sexual problems. Read More >>
Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium: Patient-centered care across the cancer continuum
October 23, 2017 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
Research highlights from the Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium address computers in exam rooms, doctor and patient views of prognosis and cure, having patients and caregivers practice yoga together, and resilience training in adolescents and young adults. Read More >>
August 24, 2017 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
A study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology compared HPV vaccination rates in adolescents and young adults with and without cancer. They found that survivors have lower vaccination rates than those without a history of cancer. Read More >>
August 1, 2017 · Aditi Narayan, MSSW
A cancer diagnosis can affect your ability to have a child in the future. Start thinking about your fertility before treatment starts and how to plan for life after treatment. Read More >>
Matthew Zachary; Voices on Cancer
April 25, 2017 · Monika Joshi, ASCO staff
In this Voices on Cancer podcast, Stupid Cancer founder Matthew Zachary talks about the particular challenges that young adults with cancer face and how he advocates for them. Read More >>

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