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Having cancer does not always mean having pain. But if you do have pain, you can work with your health care team to make sure a pain control plan is part of your care. There are many different kinds of medicines, different ways to take the medicines, and non-drug methods that can help to treat and control pain.


Suffering from pain due to cancer or treatment? Find out how to manage it and maintain your quality of life. Watch this video to better understand how medicine and other strategies can help.