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Teens and young adults who are diagnosed with cancer face unique concerns and challenges when it comes to things like education, employment, dating and intimacy.

YAconnect Online Support

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society offers YAconnect, which features programs and support for young adults with cancer, such as:

Video Series about Cancer Survivorship in Young Adults

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)

In these three video clips, young adult ALL survivors discuss:

  • ALL diagnosis & treatment
  • Long-term & late effects
  • Survivorship

YA Video_Diagnosis & Treatment  YA Video Long-Term & Late Effects YA Video Survivorship

 Click here to access this video series.

Other Educational Resources

last updated on Thursday, September 25, 2014

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