Where Can You Find Reliable Cancer Information?

Cancer patients must make many difficult decisions, such as which treatments to choose and how to support their general health. Making informed decisions for cancer care requires reliable cancer information. To explore your questions and concerns, you can always turn to your cancer care specialist. Your oncologist can help you understand the specific type of cancer you have, the treatment options available to you, and the potential side effects that may occur. Other reliable sources of cancer information include reputable organizations, such as the American Cancer Society and the National Cancer Institute.

Watch this video to hear more about getting the information you need for your cancer care. You’ll see an interview with a cancer care expert at the National Cancer Information Center, which is run by the American Cancer Society. This expert encourages viewers to explore resources such as the Reach to Recovery program.

West Hills Hospital is pleased to provide sophisticated and accessible cancer care to families throughout the West Hills area. To learn more about support services and treatments for cancer patients , call (818) 676-4000.