Advancing cancer care for 12-24 year olds





“An inherent feature of AYA development is experimenting and taking risks. Risk-taking behaviours may include drug and alcohol use, unsafe sexual practices and engagement in riskier activities. For AYAs with cancer, the risk of engagement in these behaviours is greater than it is for their peers.”

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