Understanding Prognosis: Diving out of the Dark

http://youtu.be/lfw9eaGXghs Andrew Taylor wants details about the likely outcome of his treatment for advanced non-Hodgkin lymphoma and has learned to ask until he gets the information he's looking for. Questions about whether your cancer can be cured, what your odds of recovery may be, and cancer survival statistics are all questions about your cancer prognosis. Produced by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), this video is one of five in a series. To see the entire NCI Prognosis Video Series and to find other helpful information about how to understand your cancer prognosis and cancer survival statistics, go to http://www.cancer.gov/prognosis.