Thinking about cancer or dealing with cancer risk can be scary or overwhelming, but we believe that receiving information and resources is comforting, empowering, and lifesaving.
Oncologists use several strategies to treat cancer. Treatment recommendations depend on several factors including:
There are different categories of cancer treatment. Each type of treatment comes with specific benefits, risks, and side effects. The major categories of cancer treatment are listed below.
Cancer treatments can also be categorized by when and how they are used within a treatment cycle. You can click on the links for more information about how each type of therapy is used.