Children's cancer

Treating children's cancer

Information about the treatments that are available if your child has cancer, including how they work and possible side effects.

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Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group

This information was written by the Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group (CCLG).

Alternative treatments

Alternative treatments are unproven therapies that aim to treat cancer. They may cause problems when used with or without conventional treatments.