Childhood Cancer's Long-Term Effects An increasing number of children are surviving cancer, but treatments can lead to other health problems, even after kids have beaten the illness. Two recent studies explore the long-term effects of childhood cancer.
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Childhood Cancer's Long-Term Effects

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Childhood Cancer's Long-Term Effects

Childhood Cancer's Long-Term Effects

Childhood Cancer's Long-Term Effects

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An increasing number of children are surviving cancer, but treatments can lead to other health problems, even after kids have beaten the illness. Two recent studies explore the long-term effects of childhood cancer. Dr. Sydney Spiesel, medical columnist for the online magazine Slate, talks with Madeleine Brand.