Listed below are some of the most knowledgeable and valuable cancer resources available online today. We hope you will find these links helpful in expanding your research and understanding of your disease.
National Cancer Institute
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) provides current information on cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, genetics and supportive care. It also lists clinical trials and specific cancer topics, as well as offering free publications such as Facing Forward: Life After Cancer Treatment.
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society (ACS) provides information and support to patients, families and caregivers. They also support research, advocacy and community support such as I Can Cope and Look Good Feel Better.
National Coalition of Cancer Survivorship
The National Coalition of Cancer Survivorship (NCCS) provides information and resources on cancer support, advocacy and quality of life issues to cancer survivors and their loved ones. Their Cancer Survival Toolboxes are offered free of charge.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) offers free services to patient and families touched by blood cancers. Their Information Resource Center provides accurate, up-to-date disease and treatment information. They offer co-pay assistance and their Patient Financial Aid program offers a limited amount of financial aid to qualified patients with a blood cancer diagnosis.
National Comprehensive Cancer Network
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) provides information and resources regarding diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancers. They offer NCCN Guidelines for Patients on specific cancer diagnoses free of charge.