Life With Cancer After a cancer diagnosis, life changes. There are many challenges to face. On top of choosing treatment, patients may have to deal with side effects, absence from work, and family issues. Caregivers also have many challenges including increased stress. Here, you can find information to assist you navigate life with cancer. This section includes expert advice on many subjects including, but now limited to: Preventing infections - NEW! Getting a Second Opinion Symptoms of Cancer and Its Treatment Managing Stress and Distress Cancer and Family Cancer and Work Traveling with Cancer Exercise During Cancer Treatment Finding Comfort in Spirituality Understanding Hospice Care Advance Directives Cancer and Fertility Tell us your story! Don't see what you’re looking for? NCCN is working to provide more resources for people with cancer and their caregivers. Please register to be notified when new resources are available and to provide feedback.