This resource was originally published by Cancer.net here.
Today, there are more than 15.5 million Americans alive with a history of cancer. Cancer.Net’s survivorship section provides helpful information for cancer survivors and their friends and family.
Changes people with a history of cancer may experience
Follow-up care plans and rehabilitation
Transitioning to survivorship once active treatment ends
Side effects that can occur months or years after treatment ends
Diagnosing and treating cancer when it comes back after treatment
Risk factors and symptoms of a new cancer that happens in someone who has had cancer before
Tips for leading a healthy lifestyle during and after treatment
Ways to cope with extended treatment
How it can help you stay active after cancer
Ways to volunteer to help people cope with cancer