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  • Neutropenia for Parents

    Certain cancers, or cancer treatment, can weaken the immune system, requiring a child to stay home to avoid exposure to germs. Here are ways to help your child make the best of it.

  • Side Effects of Chemotherapy and Radiation for Teens

    Side effects of cancer treatment can include flu-like symptoms, hair loss, and blood clotting problems. After treatment ends, most side effects go away.

  • Side Effects of Chemotherapy and Radiation for Parents

    Side effects of cancer treatment can include flu-like symptoms, hair loss, and blood clotting problems. After treatment ends, most side effects go away.

  • Immunotherapy for Parents

    This promising new type of cancer treatment stimulates a person's immune system so it is better able to fight disease.

  • Cancer & Tumors for Parents

    Learn about different types of cancer and how they are treated.

  • Cancer Basics for Parents

    Learn about the different types of cancers and how they're treated.

  • Blood for Teens

    Without blood, our organs couldn't get the oxygen and nutrients they need, we couldn't keep warm or cool off, we couldn't fight infections, and we couldn't get rid of our own waste products. Find out about the mysterious, life-sustaining fluid called blood.

  • Blood for Parents

    Blood is vital to bodily function. Read this article for the basics about blood, blood cells, blood diseases, and more.

  • Cancer Center for Parents

    From treatments and prevention to coping with the emotional aspects of cancer, the Cancer Center provides comprehensive information that parents need.

  • School and Cancer for Teens

    Staying on top of schoolwork can be challenging, even for students with no health problems. This section has tips on what to do when you have to miss a lot of school because of cancer.