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The return of a disease or the signs and symptoms of a disease after a period of improvement.
Relapse or recurrence means cancer has returned after a period of improvement. There are treatment options for cancer that has relapsed.
When Evan’s cancer relapsed, it was hard news to hear. But he responded with the most powerful defense he could think of – a positive attitude.
Clinical trials are carefully designed research studies that test experimental treatments to see if they should be part of standard medical care.
Pediatric palliative care is a special type of supportive care for children facing a serious illness. Palliative care focuses on comfort and quality of life.
Faith and spirituality can play a big role in coping with cancer. Spiritual care specialists offer support no matter what your faith might be.
Complementary approaches may be used to treat symptoms or side effects during an illness. Learn ways integrative medicine is used with medical care.