Life After Cancer Resources

This resource was originally published by National Coalition For Cancer Survivorship here.

Life After Cancer

Husband WifeFifty percent of men and one-third of women in the United States will develop cancer in their lifetimes. There are currently more than 12 million U.S. cancer survivors.

Despite the widespread nature of the disease, primary care physicians and other health care providers are often unfamiliar with survivorship issues and do not generally receive formal guidance from oncologists on how to monitor cancer survivors or manage their care.

Below are articles and resources to assist cancer survivors and their families and caregivers with issues that arise post-treatment.