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Cancer

American Cancer Society

Description:

Information, resources, support programs and resources for cancer patients and their families.


American Cancer Society Support Programs

Source: American Cancer Society

Description:

Support groups, classes, lodging and other resources for cancer patients and their families.


Caring for a Loved One Who Has Cancer

Source: American Society of Clinical Oncology

Description:

Resources and support for family who are helping to care for a loved one who has cancer.


Great American Smokeout

Source: American Cancer Society

Description:

Held in November each year, the event offers resources and encouragement for taking "the first step to better health."


Hospice Care Information

Source: American Cancer Society

Description:

Information about hospice services for patients with terminal cancer.


Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Description:

National and local resources for patients with blood cancers and their families.


Managing the Cost of Cancer Care

Source: American Society of Clinical Oncology

Description:

Iinformation and resources covering payment options for cancer treatment


National Breast Cancer Foundation

Description:

Nonprofit organization whose purpose is to raise awareness of breast cancer, share information, and provide access to screening services.


National Cancer Institute (Cancer.gov)

Source: U.S. National Institutes of Health

Description:

News, updates, resources, clinical trials information.


Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Description:

Information, advocacy, message boards for patients and "co-survivors"--family, friends, health care providers or colleagues who are sources of many different levels and types of support for a breast cancer survivor through diagnosis, treatment and beyond.


* The resources identified here are for informational purposes only, and do not constitute medical or legal advice. Readers are advised to contact their own medical professionals and legal advisors to determine the applicability of the information contained or referenced here to their individual circumstances.