Cancer is a disease of the body's cells. Normally cells grow and multiply in a controlled way, however, sometimes cells become abnormal and keep growing. Abnormal cells can form a mass called a tumour.
Read more about different cancer types below.
You can also find out about the various types of cancer treatments here.
Your Guide to Dealing With Cancer
If you're looking for more cancer information, our Now What book is a free resource that's all about how to deal with a cancer diagnosis. Download the PDF or order your free hard copy today.
This podcast is a place where young people talk all things cancer. The good, the bad, the unknown. Nothing scripted. Just the young people and their own stories.
Guide to Canteen
Canteen is the only organisation in Australia supporting young people through a cancer diagnosis. Read our Guide to Canteen online or order your hard copy today.