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Integrative care options

Various activities can help patients cope with cancer and its treatments. These techniques should not replace medical care, but they can enhance patients' quality of life.

Clinical trial phases

Clinical trial phases

This article provides detailed information about the four phases of clinical trials to help patients better understand each segment.

How to manage eating problems

How to manage eating problems

Treatments for cancer such as surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and biologic therapy can cause eating problems. Here are steps for managing some common eating-related effects of cancer treatment.

How would I know if I may have pancreatic cancer?

How would I know if I may have pancreatic cancer?

More than 44,000 cases of cancer of the pancreas will be diagnosed in 2011, estimates the NCI. This article, suitable for patients, reviews the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of pancreatic cancer.

Questions you can ask your oncology care team

When talking with your oncology care team, it may be helpful to write down questions ahead of time to receive the answers you need. This list is a helpful starting point for patients.

How to examine your breasts

How to examine your breasts

Breast self-examination is one of the most important tools you have for early detection of breast cancer.

Can men develop breast cancer?

Can men develop breast cancer?

Although it occurs primarily in women, men can also develop breast cancer. Here, how to recognize the signs and how to manage it.

Breast cancer awareness for men

Breast cancer awareness for men

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month--but women are not the only ones affected.

Fact Sheets for patients

The following article introduces the new CancerCare Fact Sheets for patients on the ONA Web site and highlights a few of the most recent topics.

Sunshine, summertime, and a reminder about skin cancers

Sunshine, summertime, and a reminder about skin cancers

Summer is when many people intentionally increase their sun exposure and their risk for skin cancer; therefore, this is a good time to review the facts.

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