When Your Parent Has Cancer: A Guide for Teens

When Your Parent Has Cancer: A Guide for Teens

Provides information for teens when a mom, dad, or an adult close to them has cancer. Includes information about cancer treatments, ways teens can talk to family and friends, how to connect with other teens, and where to find other resources for information and support. Includes a glossary of cancer terms and appendices explaining monitoring tests and members of the cancer team.
format: Booklet/Pamphlet
written in English
for the audience Adolescent/Young Adult, Parents/Family/Friends
last printed: February 2012
NIH Plain Language Award, Outstanding, 2007
publication number: P223
NIH number: 12-5734
part of the collection: 
When Your Parent Has Cancer
69 pages
Booklet/Pamphlet format
5.25 x 8.25 inches; brown and white
  • Description
    Provides information for teens when a mom, dad, or an adult close to them has cancer. Includes information about cancer treatments, ways teens can talk to family and friends, how to connect with other teens, and where to find other resources for information and support. Includes a glossary of cancer terms and appendices explaining monitoring tests and members of the cancer team.
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    for the audience  Adolescent/Young Adult, Parents/Family/Friends
    NIH Plain Language Award, Outstanding, 2007
    publication number: P223
    NIH number: 12-5734