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. Spanish
    August 16, 2018

    Las barreras culturales y de lenguaje pueden dificultar el acceso a una atención de calidad del cáncer para los adultos mayores hispanos que viven en los Estados Unidos. Conozca las conversaciones entre pacientes, familias y proveedores de atención médica que pueden garantizar la obtención del mejor apoyo y tratamiento posibles.

  2. English
    August 16, 2018

    Cultural and language barriers can make it hard for older Hispanic adults in the United States to get quality cancer care. Learn what conversations between patients, families, and health care providers can help ensure the best possible treatment and support.

  3. English
    August 14, 2018

    In this podcast from the ASCO Educational Book, Dr. Timothy Gilligan and survivor and advocate Liz Salmi talk about ways patients and doctors can work together to improve communication during cancer care.

  4. English
    August 9, 2018

    Case managers play an important role in making sure patients’ needs are met. They also help bridge communication between the health care team and the person with cancer.

  5. English
    From the Editor's Desk
    August 7, 2018

    In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira writes about what it means to face a lifetime of cancer treatment and shares some tips on how to ease that journey.

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