web resources

Please browse the following Web sites to help you and your family learn more about your cancer diagnosis, treatment, and possible side effects.

Bladder Cancer

National Cancer Institute's online resources on bladder cancer, including their online booklet What You Need to Know About Bladder Cancer, treatment options, and the latest news on clinical trials.

Breast Cancer

National Cancer Institute's breast cancer page. Here you'll find resources on the prevention, treatment, causes of breast cancer, as well at the online booklet What You Need to Know About Breast Cancer.

Colon and Rectal Cancer

The National Cancer Institute's Colon and Rectal Cancer page links you to the latest research, treatment options and news on colon and rectal cancer. Check out their online booklet What You Need to Know About Cancer of the Colon and Rectum.

Endometrial Cancer

Get in-depth information on endometrial cancer on the National Cancer Institute website. Follow the What You Need to Know About Cancer of the Uterus for information on the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and questions to ask your doctor about endometrial cancer.

Kidney Cancer (Renal cell cancer)

Get in-depth information on endometrial cancer on the National Cancer Institute website. Follow the What You Need to Know About Cancer of the Uterus for information on the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and questions to ask your doctor about endometrial cancer.

Leukemia

Learn more about leukemia on this National Cancer Institute page, including information on treatments, symptoms, current research and clinical trials. Check out their booklet What You Need to Know About Leukemia.

Lung Cancer

The National Cancer Institute site offers up-to-date information on the symptoms, testing, and treatment of lung cancer. Other links will connect you to the online booklet What You Need to Know About Lung Cancer as well as the latest statistics and research.

Melanoma

This link takes you to the National Cancer Institute's online resources on melanoma, including their online booklet What You Need to Know About Melanoma, treatment options, and the latest news on clinical trials.

Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Use this link to connect to the National Cancer Institute's non-Hodgkin's lymphoma page. Here you'll find resources on the prevention, treatment, causes of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, as well at the online booklet What You Need to Know About Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

Ovarian Cancer

Learn more about ovarian cancer on this National Cancer Institute page, including information on treatments, symptoms, current research and clinical trials. Check out their booklet What You Need to Know About Ovarian Cancer.

Pancreatic Cancer

The National Cancer Institute website offers a wealth of information on pancreatic cancer, its causes, symptoms, and treatments, as well as the online booklet What You Need to Know About Cancer of the Pancreas.

Prostate Cancer

Get in-depth information on prostate cancer on the National Cancer Institute website. Follow the What You Need to Know About Prostate Cancer for information on the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and questions to ask your doctor about prostate cancer.

Skin (Non-Melanoma)

This National Cancer Institute page offers easy-to-understand information on the types of skin cancer, treatments, research and related information. Also check out their helpful online booklet What You Need to Know About Skin Cancer.

A to Z List of Cancers

This link will take you to the National Cancer Institute's alphabetical list of cancers, with links to further information on each type.

Online Resource of Cancer Treatments

The National Cancer Institute has compiled an online resource on cancer treatments, including treatment methods, treatment by cancer type, drug information, information on locating doctors and treatment facilities, and research.


Information about Cancer and Treatments

American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society website is a great online resource for anyone wanting to know more about cancer. Find cancer facts and figures, inspirational stories, and links to cancer support programs. Also, read the latest news.

Association of Cancer Online Resources

ACOR offers access to 159 mailing lists that provide support, information, and community to everyone affected by cancer and related disorders.

ASTRO

To help you and your family better understand the treatment options available to you, the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology has created this website to explain how radiation therapy is used to safely and effectively treat cancer.

Cancercare.org

This online resource for cancer patients, families, and caregivers is dedicated to delivering accurate and personalized information on treatment options and side effects. The NexProfiler™ Tools for Cancer help people with cancer make informed treatment decisions for an optimal outcome.

CancerLinks.org

CancerLinks is a search engine for cancer-related web pages.

CancerSource.com

CancerSource.com offers comprehensive cancer and treatment information, news, and clinical trial information. Check out the Cancer Drug Guide, developed in conjunction with the American Cancer Society, and the Cancer Dictionary.

Cancersymptoms.org

This website is designed for patients and caregivers to provide information on managing common cancer treatment-related symptoms.

Cancer Survivors Network

This non-commercial site provides a private, secure way to find and communicate with other cancer survivors, families, and friends.

National Cancer Institute

The National Cancer Institute coordinates the National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports research, training, health information, and programs with respect to the cause, diagnosis, prevention, treatment of cancer, as well as rehabilitation and continuing care of patients.

Cancer Survivors Network

This non-commercial site provides a private, secure way to find and communicate with other cancer survivors, families, and friends.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network is an alliance of the world's 21 leading cancer centers. The NCCN site offers extensive information on many types of cancer.

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