We often get calls from people with questions about going through cancer or family members in treatment. There are a few sites that we find particularly helpful. Hope these can help you in your battle against cancer.
Information and Hotline Resources for patients:
National Cancer Institute
Home Page – http://www.cancer.gov/
Find information on specific cancer types, clinical trials, cancer statistics and much more.
NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center listed by state:
Information on all NCI designated major cancer centers in the US.
University of Wisconsin Cancer Connect – Patient & Physician Resource
Home Page – http://www.cancer.wisc.edu
Contact oncology professionals directly.
Tel: (800) 622-8922
Medical Terminology: A Short Course
The Language of Medicine
Author: Davi-Ellen Chabner
Gifts for those diagnosed or coping with loss:
BFFL.co – http://bfflco.com
Thoughtful care bags for patients battling various forms of cancer.
Gifts for people going through cancer treatments, books to help coping and other pertinent items.