The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community- based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.
AICR is the cancer charity that fosters research on diet and cancer prevention and educates the public about the results. AICR offers a variety of services to help you eat and live more healthfully.
Cancer Care is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to provide free professional help to people with all cancers through counseling, education, information and referral and direct financial assistance.
Cancer News on the Net is dedicated to bringing patients and their families the latest news and information on cancer diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of Cancer Prevention and Control (DCPC) conducts, supports, and promotes efforts to prevent cancer and to increase early detection of cancer. DCPC works with partners in the government, private, and nonprofit sectors to develop, implement, and promote effective cancer prevention and control practices nationwide.
Corporate Angel Network is the only charitable organization in the USA whose sole mission is to ease the emotional stress, physical discomfort and financial burden of travel for cancer patients by arranging free flights to treatment centers, using the empty seats on corporate aircraft flying on routine business.
The IBC Research Foundation is dedicated to researching the cause of Inflammatory Breast Cancer, an advanced and accelerated form of breast cancer usually not detected by mammograms or ultrasounds.
This website provides information about the causes, symptoms, prognosis, stages and treatment of Mesolthelioma, an asbestos-related cancer of the lining of the lung (pleura) or the lining of the abdominal cavity (peritoneum).
The NCI, established under the National Cancer Act of 1937, is the Federal Government’s principal agency for cancer research and training. The National Cancer Institute coordinates the National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer, rehabilitation from cancer, and the continuing care of cancer patients and the families of cancer patients.
People Living With Cancer is the patient information website of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and is designed to help patients and families make informed health-care decisions. The site provides information on more than 85 types of cancer, clinical trials, coping, side effects, a Find an Oncologist database, message boards, patient support organizations, and more…
Oncology Channel provides comprehensive, trustworthy information about cancer and cancer treatments and is developed and monitored by board-certified physicians.
The Fred J. Woods Radiation Therapy Center in Tampa, Florida is part of the Clyde Perry Cancer Institute Cancer Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital. St. Joseph’s is a 528 bed tertiary care hospital founded in Tampa in 1934. Medical Director, Dr. Alison Calkins has been at St. Joseph’s since 1992 and in addition to caring for patients, Dr. Calkins is the leader of the NCI Clinical Trials Support Unit.
Theralogix® nutritional supplements are recommended for use under the supervision of your urologist or other health care provider. After reviewing your medical history, results of your physical exam and lab tests, any pertinent family history and the current medications you are taking, your health care provider can determine whether regular use of a Theralogix® nutritional supplement makes sense for you. Theralogix® supplements are evidence-based, which means that their formulation has been approved by our Medical Advisory Board after detailed review of the most recently published scientific data. Once you order a Theralogix® supplement, your referring health care provider will receive a notification to place in your medical record. This will allow your treating health care provider to monitor you for side effects, interactions, and response to treatment.
Varian Medical Systems is a world leader in the design and manufacture of integrated systems of equipment and software for treating cancer with radiation therapy.
This website highlights a program for women to learn about MammoSite 5-day Targeted Radiation Therapy from others who’ve been through it. It offers: opportunities to talk woman-to-woman with MammoSite volunteers about their breast cancer and treatment experiences, educational information about breast cancer and MammoSite therapy, and profiles of women who have experienced MammoSite 5-day Targeted Radiation Therapy.