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Cancer Treatment Videos

Knowing all you can about the different types of cancer treatment can help you feel better when making treatment choices. Explore these videos to get answers to basic questions and find out what you should ask your cancer care team.

Treatment Types

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Chemotherapy

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Hormone Therapy

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Immunotherapy

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Radiation Therapy

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Surgery

Clinical Trials

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Clinical Trials

screenshot from the video "ACT: How Will I Know If a Trial Is Right for Me?"

ACT: How Will I Know If a Trial Is Right for Me?

screenshot from the video "ACT: How Should I Prepare for Discussions With My Doctor?"

ACT: How Should I Prepare for Discussions With My Doctor?

screenshot from the video "ACT: What Is Informed Consent?"

ACT: What Is Informed Consent?

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ACT: What Standards Are in Place to Safeguard Trial Participants?

Palliative Care

screenshot from the video "Palliative Care: A Lifeline to Quality of Life"

Palliative Care: A Lifeline to Quality of Life

screenshot from the video "Pediatric Palliative Care: Helping Children with Cancer Survive and Thrive"

Pediatric Palliative Care: helping children with cancer survive and thrive

screenshot from the video "Easing the Burden of Cancer Through Palliative Care"

Easing the Burden of Cancer Through Palliative Care