Anxiety Management for Patients and Caregivers

Life After Cancer Resources

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

Life After Cancer

Fifty 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.