Cancer Center of Excellence

Whether you or a loved one has just been diagnosed with cancer, or you wish to do everything you can to avoid the disease, the Cancer Center of Excellence provides the information and resources you will need. Here, you can read an introduction to what cancer is and how and why it develops; take an in-depth look at a certain type of cancer; read about a particular treatment or diagnostic procedure; get information about cancer research; or learn what you can do to reduce your risk of developing cancer.

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Featured Article

All medical treatments have both benefits and potential harms. This may be more true for cancer treatments than for other medical therapies. Some cancer treatments have late effects even after they have led to a cure. This is especially true for childhood brain tumors and leukemia.