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We're honored to share the February 2014 news from around the childhood cancer community: PAC2 - February 2014 Update.
Here's some examples of the stories:
Read more at PAC2 - February 2014 Update.
Post-treatment care from doctors that understand the problems of childhood cancer survivors is critical to the health and well-being of all childhood cancer survivors. But are we doing a good job? New survey data out today presents some disappointing responses from doctors about their experience during post-treatment care of childhood cancer survivors.
Read more at "We've created a new chronic illness"
This PAC2 article estimates the likelihood of four life-long outcomes for a child diagnosed with cancer. These are the projected results:
Every day 7 children die from childhood cancer within five years of being diagnosed AND every day 5 children that have survived 5-years from diagnosis die from the original cancer, a secondary cancer, or other long-term effects.
Click to read more: Childhood Cancer - Current Long-Term Outcomes