Rose, 8, talks about her experiences as a cancer survivor, and her dreams for the future.
Starlight Starbright Children's Foundation
The Starlight Starbright Children's Foundation is a nonprofit organization that offers entertainment, education, social networking, and other activities for seriously ill children and their families.
Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation
Candlelighters provides support and information for children and teens with cancer.
OncoLink provides patients and professionals with cancer information, support, and resources.
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to preventing cancer, saving lives and diminishing suffering from cancer through research, education, advocacy, and service. Call:(800) ACS-2345
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer
A unique foundation that evolved from a young cancer patient's front-yard lemonade stand to a nationwide fundraising movement to find a cure for pediatric cancer.
Coping With Your Child's Cancer: Liz Scott's Story
Liz discusses how her family dealt with her daughter Alex's cancer, and tells the inspiring story that led them to raise money for cancer research through Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer Research.
Chemotherapy medications are used to treat cancer throughout the body by killing actively dividing cells. Learn more about chemo.
Different kinds of childhood cancer have different signs, symptoms, treatments, and outcomes. But today, up to 70% of all children with cancer can be cured.
Chemotherapy is a big word for treatment with medicines used to help people who have cancer. This medicine kills the cancer cells that are making the person sick.
Radiation therapy is a treatment that can help people with cancer. Learn what's involved and how it works.
Get the basics on cancer and cancer treatments in this article.
From treatments and prevention to coping with the emotional aspects of cancer, the Cancer Center provides comprehensive information that parents need.
Cancer is a serious illness that needs special treatment. Find out more about how kids can cope with cancer.
Keeping Your Child Healthy During Cancer Remission
Many families with a child in remission feel empowered to make lifestyle changes that could benefit their child's health in the future. Here are some tips.
Visit our Cancer Center for teens to get information and advice on treating and coping with cancer.
Some Kinds of Cancer Kids Get
Cancer mostly affects adults, but there are some kinds that kids get, too. Find out more in this article for kids.
Cancer: DJ's Story (Video)
Leukemia survivor DJ talks about coping with cancer in this video for teens.
Cancer: Jen's Story (Video)
Jen, a cancer patient with non-Hogdkin's lymphoma, talks about her treatments, and how she copes, in this video for teens.
Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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