In this video, actor and cancer survivor Kathy Bates talks about lymphedema, a common side effect of cancer treatment.
Ginny never thought she’d get skin cancer even though she knew she had many risk factors.
“I never would have found it early if I hadn’t been screened,” says colorectal cancer survivor Robert.
“The impact of cancer doesn’t stop as soon as treatment is finished,” says Jordyn, who got cancer at age 16.
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