If you have just been told that you have cancer, you may be really scared and confused. Rightfully so. Perhaps you’ve known people with cancer, but most likely they were a lot older than you. 20051005a_rochester_0631But this is you we’re talking about and the C word is now very upfront and personal. This section gives you basic information about your specific cancer. Though different in terms of treatment and recovery, all cancers have some things in common. General Cancer Overview