CBS News Features UCLA Teen & Young Adult Center

CBS news stopped by the UCLA Daltrey/Townshend Teen and Young Adult Cancer Center to interview a few patients and spread the word about these “forgotten” cancer fighters.

View the full article here: Program To Help “Forgotten” Teen Cancer Patients

This segment very importantly points out that outcomes for teen and young adult cancer patients have not improved over the last 30 years in the same way as other demographics. Clinical trials and environment are critical to the survival of this particular age group; Teen Cancer America aims to make a difference in both areas by advocating for young people in the cancer research and medical communites, and by building specialized units across the country.

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