The Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center and Cancer Education Program produce several print and online resources to provide educational information for patients with cancer, their families, caregivers and friends.

The electronic Mayo Clinic Connect, Cancer Education Center page is an online forum for people touched by cancer to share hope and strength. Weekly newsfeeds are featured by Mayo Clinic staff as well as information related to support groups and upcoming events.

In addition to the Mayo Clinic Connect cancer resources, you can access patient stories at Sharing Mayo Clinic.

Two print magazines are available by request:

  • Discovery's Edge — published twice a year, focusing on Mayo Clinic research and how investigators are advancing health care. Subscribe online at with "Discovery's Edge print edition" in the subject line or call 507-284-5005.
  • Forefront — the Cancer Center's annual magazine featuring research and the effort to discover better ways to prevent, detect and treat cancer. You can request a complimentary subscription by sending an email to