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To ensure the safety of our patients, visitors and staff, all Learning Center locations are currently closed, but we are still available to assist you with your information needs. For information about our services, hours, and how to contact us, please see The Learning Center webpage.

If you have questions or need information about the issues and concerns faced by cancer patients during the coronavirus pandemic, we've put together a guide to help: Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Cancer Recommended Resources.

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Midpoint: Manhood, Midlife and Prostate Cancer

Written for the 2.9 million men who are living with prostate cancer today--and for their loved ones, caregivers, and health care providers--Midpoint candidly explores the gritty, often embarrassing realities of prostate cancer and its impact on middle-aged male identity with clarity, compassion, and, ultimately, hope.

100 Questions and Answers about Liver Cancer

This book provides a comprehensive discussion of what you can expect post-diagnosis along with patient commentary to give you a real-life understanding of what these steps might mean for your day-to-day life. 

Medical Terminology for Dummies

The medical profession has a language all its own. This easy-to-understand guide provides the vocabulary while offering handy tricks for pronouncing words, using terms in the proper context, and helping you master the lingo.

Vida Anticancer

Una propuesta integral para reducir el riesgo de desarrollar cáncer y apoyar el tratamiento, centrado en seis aspectos fundamentales de la salud y el bienestar.

The Blue Zones Kitchen: 100 Recipes to Live to 100

Building on decades of research, longevity expert Dan Buettner has gathered 100 recipes inspired by the Blue Zones, home to the healthiest and happiest communities in the world. Innovative, easy to follow, and delicious, these healthy living recipes make the Blue Zones lifestyle even more attainable, thereby improving your health, extending your life, and filling your kitchen with happiness.

Under Pressure: The Science of Stress

By examining how pressure affects the human body and different ways to manage it, this book allows middle graders to get a handle on what normal stress is and isn't --- and how to deal with it either way. Because knowing the facts can make all the difference.

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Recommended Resources are guides to information on cancers and cancer-related topics which have been developed by the librarians and health educators in The Learning Center at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. (Esta página en español.)

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Lunch & Learn Online
Tuesdays, 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Join online to hear from MD Anderson experts on the latest news and information related to cancer. Sessions will be held online using WebEx.

Click here to view sessions online. To join by phone, call toll free (US and Canada) at 800-262-0778 and enter the access code 667 156 225.

Tuesday, July 14
CBD Oil and Cancer: What you need to know
Matthew Chung, MD

Tuesday, July 21
Cancer Therapy and Your Skin
Anisha Patel, MD

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