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
Email: uwccc@uwccc.wisc.edu
Web: http://www.uwhealth.org/comprehensivecancercenter/cancerconnect/10310

Recommended Books:

Medical Terminology: A Short Course
The Language of Medicine
Author: Davi-Ellen Chabner

Gifts for those diagnosed or coping with loss:

Thoughtful care bags for patients battling various forms of cancer.

Healing Baskets
Gifts for people going through cancer treatments, books to help coping and other pertinent items.