New Series Helps Patients Understand Breast, Cervical, and Prostate Changes

  1. the national cancer institute has updated its patient education booklets, understanding breast changes, understanding cervical changes, and understanding prostate changes. the booklets are designed to reduce the anxiety patients often feel when they receive an abnormal result from a screening test or exam.

    the understanding changes series explains facts and symptoms related to breast, cervical, and prostate conditions while defining medical terms in every-day language that is easier for patients to understand.

    publications can be ordered online at https://cissecure.nci.nih.gov/ncipubs or by calling the toll-free number, 1-800-4-cancer.
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