by Dr. Brandon Hayes-Lattin
My personal motivation to improve the understanding and care of cancer among adolescents and young adults (AYAs) comes from reflection on my own diagnosis of a prototypical young adult cancer, testicular cancer, at age 28. Read more > >
Cancer researchers, advocates, and a cancer survivor introduce the topic of adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancers.
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