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  • Chemotherapy for Parents


    Chemotherapy (chemo) is treatment with medicines that stop the growth of cancer cells.

  • Chemotherapy for Teens


    Chemotherapy (chemo) is treatment with medicines that stop the growth of cancer cells. Find out how chemo works and what to expect when getting treatment.

  • Word! Chemotherapy for Kids


    Chemotherapy is the use of special medicines to treat cancer.

  • Chemotherapy for Kids


    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.

  • Cancer Treatment & Prevention for Teens for Teens


    Find out how doctors treat cancer, and things you can do to lower the chances of getting some types of cancer.

  • Cancer Basics for Teens for Teens


    Cancer is complicated, and dealing with it can be scary. Get the facts on cancer in this section.

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancers for Parents


    These cancers are the most common type of cancer in children. When discovered early, they often can be cured.

  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) for Parents


    Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) happens when the body makes too many immature white blood cells. Among kids with leukemia, 20% have this type. With treatment, most recover.

  • Osteosarcoma for Parents


    Osteosarcoma is the most common type of bone cancer. Boys are more likely to have osteosarcoma than girls, and most cases of osteosarcoma involve the knee.

  • 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.