Being told you have cancer can cause stress and confusion. Talking with your doctor and learning about your cancer and treatment options can help alleviate some of the stress. Learn about types of cancer, available treatment options, and managing side effects.
Learn about some of the more common cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy, hormone therapy, radiation, bone marrow transplant, surgery, and targeted therapy. Some people with cancer will only have one type of treatment, but many cancer patients will have combination therapy.
Learn how and why different treatments are used and tips on managing common side effects.