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Patients and Survivors

Photo of a cancer survivorLearn how you can stay healthy during your treatment, and after your treatment is finished.

Cancer Caregivers

Photo of a mother and daughterGet tips for staying healthy while you support a survivor’s physical and emotional health.

Health Care Providers

Photo of a doctor showing a patient information on a digital tabletGet information on caring for cancer survivors, including those with obesity and those who use tobacco.

Carletta: My Own Best Advocate

Carletta talks about how knowing her family history of breast cancer made it easier for her to be proactive about talking to her doctor when she noticed changes in her body.

Cancer Survivor Stories

Photo of skin cancer survivor Sharon McKenna“A tan is not a sign of health,” says skin cancer survivor Sharon McKenna.
Photo of colorectal cancer survivor Robert“I never would have found it early if I hadn’t been screened,” says colorectal cancer survivor Robert.
Photo of liver cancer survivor GaryGary didn’t know he had hepatitis C until he was diagnosed with liver cancer.

More Cancer Survivor Stories

CDC works with partners to help the growing number of cancer survivors in the United States. Learn what CDC is doing.