Additional Resources

  • American Assoc. for Cancer Research
- Educational workshop, journal, and conference information is provided. Get membership details and find awards and fellowships.

  • American Cancer Society
- Extensive network of information services and organizations fighting cancer by providing education and support.

  • American Cancer Society – Statistics
- Examine statistics about cancer, or read annual cancer risk reports and fact sheets that answer people’s common questions about cancer.
  • CA – A Cancer Journal for Clinicians
- Search the article archives, find info for authors, and read articles in the highlights gallery. Published for the American Cancer Society.

  • Cancer Care
- Resource for cancer patients’ caregivers offers educational programs and a section for health-care professionals.

  • Cancer Kids
- Nonprofit organization helps children with cancer tell their stories to the world. Find message boards and a description of ways to help.

  • Children’s Cancer Center
- Nonprofit organization offers educational, emotional and financial assistance to families with children suffering of cancer. Find how to help.

  • Columbia Presbyterian Med. Center – Dept. of Urology
- Offers facts on genito-urinary conditions, including incontinence, prostate problems and cancer information. Sign up for a newsletter.

  • Corporate Angel Network
- Service orgainization for cancer patients provides free plane transportation for patients going to or from recognized cancer treatment centers.

  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
- Medical center in Boston, Mass. , specializes in pediatric and adult oncology. Find a guide to patient services.
  • The Gerson Institute
- Promotes intensive, nutrition-based and detoxifying treatment for cancer, heart disease, diabetes and other degenerative diseases.

  • International Union Against Cancer
- Promotes cancer research and public education on ways to help prevent the disease. Get details on the organization’s publications and programs.

  • National Cancer Institute
- Gateway for information on cancer for patients, the public and media. Features research updates, plus advice on prevention and early detection.

  • National Institutes of Health
- Conducts research into preventing, detecting, diagnosing, and treating diseases and disabilities. Provides a searchable health information index.
  • NCCS
- National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship, 1010 Wayne Ave. , Fifth Floor Silver Spring, Maryland

  • OncoLink
- Aims to inform patients, physicians and families by rapidly disseminating new treatment information. From Organization focuses on cancer prevention. Find advice on healthy lifestyles for kids, ways to reduce risks, and links.
http://www.preventcancer.org/
  • OncoLink: Global Resources for Cancer Information
- Site offers access to cancer resources worldwide, including research groups, hospitals and universities, journals, government sites and automated information searches.

  • Oncology.com
- News and info for patients and health-care professionals.