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Cancer in childhood can have negative impact on career readiness

Young adult survivors of childhood cancer often have problems maintaining jobs and relationships, researchers have found. A new study of childhood brain tumor survivors by disability researcher David Strauser, a professor of community health at the University of Illinois, suggests that a battle with cancer during a critical developmental period in middle childhood may negatively affect career readiness and achievement as an adult by compromising children’s development of an effective work personality.

Read more: http://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-07-cancer-childhood-negative-impact-career.html

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