Research Library

Our research and findings are a large and vital component of the work we do. Below you will discover how our research impacts our programs and services that we offer to cancer survivors and their loved ones.

Fertility and Cancer: Are we making progress? An Update From the 2017 LIVESTRONG Survey

In 2017, LIVESTRONG conducted a survey to better understand whether patients are being informed aboutpotential fertility risks due to a cancer diagnosis and/or related treatments, whether they are receiving thenecessary education and access to resources to make informed decisions about fertility preservation, and thefinancial burden associated with preservation. This brief presents key highlights from the survey results.

Impact of LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation in 2011

In 2004, LIVESTRONG began providing national, one-on-one navigation services to anyone affected by cancer, regardless of cancer diagnosis, stage or demographic factors. This report reviews LIVESTRONG’s navigation services and highlights the impact this model had on cancer survivors in 2011.

Impact of LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation in 2012

In 2004, LIVESTRONG began providing national, one-on-one navigation services to anyone affected by cancer, regardless of cancer diagnosis, stage or demographic factors. This report reviews LIVESTRONG’s navigation services and highlights the impact this model had on cancer survivors in 2012.

LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation: 2015 Overview

This infographic provides an overview of key program highlights, financial impact and details about the people we served through LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation in 2015.

LIVESTRONG Fertility: 2015 Overview

This infographic presents the impact of the LIVESTRONG Fertility Discount Program in 2015 including the number of people served and money saved.

Impact of LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation in 2014

This infographic shows how many and what type of clients LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation served in 2014. The study includes program highlights, strategic partnerships and financial impact.

LIVESTRONG Fertility: 2014 Overview

This infographic shows who benefited from LIVESTRONG's Fertility Discount Program and how they benefited in 2014. The study includes gender, marital status, geographic area, preservation options and money saved.

Evaluation of LIVESTRONG Foundation’s Cancer Navigation Program

The most common need among the cancer survivors was for emotional support, followed by insurance, financial, and employment concerns. The numbers and types of needs differed by age at diagnosis, stage in treatment, and other individual characteristics. These findings highlight the importance of navigation services throughout the cancer journey and the value of the LIVESTRONG model, which augments community-based and clinic-based services.

LIVESTRONG Fertility: 2013 Overview

This infographic provides an overview of the LIVESTRONG Fertility program in 2013. Highlights from the infographic include the number of individuals who received discounted fertility preservation rates across the country and the types of services they accessed.

Impact of LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation in 2013

This infographic provides an overview of the LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation program in 2013. Highlights from the infographic include the number of individuals supported through navigation services and how the navigation model meets its programmatic goals to help people affected by cancer.

LIVESTRONG Hispanic/Latino Case Study

The LIVESTRONG Foundation conducted this market research study to inform its strategy for its Hispanic/Latino outreach campaign, which sought to close the gap in health disparities for Hispanic/Latinos diagnosed with cancer. As a result of the award-winning outreach campaign, the number of Hispanic/Latino survivors accessing the Foundation’s free, confidential navigation services has increased by 40 percent.

Impact of LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation in 2010

In 2004, LIVESTRONG began providing national, one-on-one navigation services to anyone affected by cancer, regardless of cancer diagnosis, stage or demographic factors. This report reviews LIVESTRONG’s navigation services and highlights the impact this model had on cancer survivors in 2010.