The best cancer care starts with the best cancer information. With nearly 40,000 members who are leaders in advancing cancer care, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is the voice of the world’s cancer physicians. ASCO’s patient information website -- Cancer.Net ( -- brings the expertise and resources of ASCO to people living with cancer and those who care for and care about them. Well-informed patients are their own best advocates and invaluable partners for physicians. Cancer.Net provides timely, comprehensive information to help patients and families make informed health care decisions. Cancer.Net is supported by the Conquer Cancer Foundation.

  1. English
    From the Editor's Desk
    March 22, 2018

    In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira writes about the power of storytelling in cancer care and how this led to the development of a podcast series with the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

  2. Spanish
    March 20, 2018

    La American Society of Clinical Oncology y la National Comprehensive Cancer Network han trabajado en conjunto para ayudar a los médicos y a los pacientes a identificar y tratar efectos secundarios de la inmunoterapia antes de que tornen peligrosos. Laura Porter, médica y defensora de pacientes, describe los elementos que se deben tener en cuenta si se utiliza un inhibidor de puntos de control inmunitarios, un tipo de inmunoterapia, para el cáncer.

  3. English
    TeMaya Eatmon, Voices on Cancer
    March 15, 2018

    TeMaya Eatmon’s friendship with a fellow breast cancer patient inspired her in ways she never imagined possible. Learn how heartbreaking loss led to a life-changing role as an advocate.

  4. English
    March 13, 2018

    Being diagnosed with colorectal cancer can be scary and confusing. Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt, an expert in colorectal cancer, describes the 4 questions that any newly diagnosed patient should ask.

  5. English
    Your Stories: Conquering Cancer; A mini-podcast series; Conquer Cancer ™ The ASCO Foundation
    March 8, 2018

    The Your Stories podcast series from ASCO’s Conquer Cancer Foundation provides insight into what it’s like to conquer cancer from different viewpoints. The podcasts featured here touch on the many ways that cancer can affect a family.

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