We often get calls from people going through cancer treatment or about family members in treatment. There are a few sites that we find particularly helpful. We hope these can help you in your battle against cancer.
Information and Hotline Resources for patients:
National Cancer Institute
Find information on specific cancer types, clinical trials, cancer statistics and much more.
NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center list
Information on all NCI designated major cancer centers in the US.
University of Wisconsin Cancer Connect – Patient & Physician Resource
Contact oncology professionals directly.
Tel: (800) 622-8922
Cancer Treatment Navigator
Being burdened with cancer is challenging without the resources needed to make informed decisions. Let us bring you to the forefront of clinical science and facilitate faster access to advanced treatment options that are beyond the standard of care.
The Recovery Village
Information for cancer patients struggling with substance abuse.
Consumer Safety Guide
Consumer Safety Guide was created to keep the public informed about consumer dangers and safety issues associated with numerous products that can cause the public harm.
Mesothelioma specialists are medical oncologists, surgeons and radiation oncologists who specialize in the treatment of mesothelioma cancer. Knowing the right qualities to look for and understanding the role these experts play will help you choose the right specialist for you.
Medical Terminology: A Short Course
The Language of Medicine
Author: Davi-Ellen Chabner