Cancer Institute A national cancer institute
designated cancer center


Sleep and Cancer

A good night's sleep may be one weapon in the fight against cancer, according to David Spiegel, MD, and other Stanford researchers. Their work is among the first of its kind to piece together the link between mental well-being and cancer recovery.


A key aim of the Cancer Control Program is to develop and evaluate interventions that improve the outcome and quality of life for people with cancer and offer critical support to their caregivers.

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