Breastcancer.org is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer.
Cancer and Careers empowers and educates people with cancer to thrive in their workplace by providing expert advice, interactive tools and educational events.
Cancer.net includes oncologist-approved cancer information from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
CancerCare.org provides free, professional support services for anyone affected by cancer.
CaringBridge provides free websites that connect people experiencing a significant health challenge to family and friends, making each health journey easier. CaringBridge can help those with serious health challenges to communicate with friends and family about their journey.
Chemo Angels is a volunteer organization dedicated to adding a ray of sunshine to the lives of those undergoing IV chemo treatment. Chemoangels believes that people going through the physical, emotional and mental rigors of chemotherapy deserve lots of encouragement.
Chemocare.com is designed to provide the latest information about chemotherapy to patients and their families, caregivers and friends. The website is designed to supplement what patients may already have learned from their healthcare professionals.
Gilda’s Clubs Affiliates throughout the United States
Gilda’s Clubs offer support for the whole family, the whole time because no one should face cancer alone. Participants attest to the fact that Gilda’s Club has helped change their lives by restoring control and enabling them to plan their own emotional and social support, thus strengthening and enriching the entire family.
Imerman Angels carefully matches and individually pairs a person touched by cancer (a cancer fighter or survivor) with someone who has fought and survived the same type of cancer (a Mentor Angel). Cancer caregivers (spouses, parents, children and other family and friends of fighters) also receive 1-on-1 connections with other caregivers and survivors. These 1-on-1 relationships inspire hope and offer the chance to ask personal questions and receive support from someone who is uniquely familiar with the experience.
Livestrong provides support to guide people through the cancer experience, bring them together to fight cancer—and work for a world in which our fight is no longer necessary. Livestrong creates and supports programs holistically – to address all the avenues along the cancer journey.
The Look Good Feel Better program is dedicated to improving the self-esteem and quality of life of people undergoing treatment for cancer. The organization aims to improve patient self image and appearance through complimentary beauty sessions.
A nurse navigator is a professional who comes alongside the family undergoing the cancer journey. He/she typically follows the patient from pre-diagnosis through the continuum of care ensuring that the patient is given timely care for appointments, tests and procedures. The nurse navigator educates the patient on treatment options, medication and chemotherapy side effects, and clinical trial options, and can serve as a guide in survivorship planning.
Since 1982, Komen has played a critical role in advancing the fight against breast cancer – transforming how the world talks about and treats this disease, funding research and helping to turn millions of breast cancer patients into breast cancer survivors.
WhatNext gives patients access to firsthand experiences by specific cancer type from patients, caregivers, survivors, and loved ones. Patients can gain insight into cancer symptoms, treatments, questions and decisions others have made by cancer type, stage of cancer, stage of treatment, age of patient and even location so you can see what you might expect as you move through you own cancer journey and make decisions.
For nearly 100 years, the American Cancer Society (ACS) has worked relentlessly to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. Together with millions of our supporters worldwide, we’re helping people stay well, helping people get well, finding cures, and fighting back against cancer.
The Colon Cancer Alliance is the leading national patient advocacy organization dedicated to increasing survivorship through screening, education, awareness, advocacy and research.
The Kidney Cancer Association is dedicated to the eradication of death and suffering from renal cancers. KCA funds, promotes, and collaborates with the National Cancer Institute (NCI), American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO), American Urological Association (AUA), and other institutions on research projects.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: Helping patients with blood cancers live better, longer lives. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is dedicated to funding blood cancer research and providing education and patient services.
The Lustgarten Foundation helps to advance scientific and medical research related to the diagnosis, treatment, cure and prevention of pancreatic cancer.
LungCancer.org provides free profession support – including counseling, support groups, financial assistance, educational workshops and publications to anyone coping with lung cancer.
A vast resource of information about lymphoma including treatment, research and other information.
The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is devoted exclusively to funding innovative lymphoma research and providing people with lymphoma and healthcare professionals with up-to-date information about this type of cancer. LRF's mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by this disease.
The mission of the Melanoma Research foundation is to support medical research for finding effective treatments and eventually a cure for melanoma; to educate patients and physicians about the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of melanoma; and to act as an advocate for the melanoma community to raise awareness of this disease and the need for a cure.
On this website you will find information about melanoma, treatment options, how to talk to your doctor, and living with melanoma. Learn what to do if you're worried about a mole on your skin. Find out how to protect yourself and your family from melanoma in the future.
Firmly committed to curing prostate cancer, the Prostate Cancer Foundation is the leading philanthropic organization funding and accelerating research globally.
The Skin Cancer Foundation has set the standard for educating the public and the medical profession about skin cancer, its prevention by means of sun protection, the need for early detection, and prompt, effective treatment. It is the only international organization devoted solely to combating the world's most common cancer, now occurring at epidemic levels.
AICR is focused on the link between diet and cancer, and supports cutting-edge research in the fields of nutrition, physical activity and cancer prevention, treatment and survival. AICR interprets the results of the researchand crafts reliable recommendations to lower cancer risk and educates the public about the results.
CANCERactive is a UK charity. The aim of CANCERactive is to help you increase your personal odds of beating cancer by providing you - ALL the information - not just on orthodox cancer treatments but on complementary therapies and the latest “alternative” cancer therapies as well. We want to empower you, allowing you to make more informed personal choices to prevent and treat cancer.
Cancer Commons is a nonprofit, open science initiative linking cancer patients, physicians and scientists in Rapid Learning Communities. The mission is to ensure that patients are treated in accord with the latest knowledge on targeted- and immunotherapies, and to continually update that knowledge based on each patient’s response.
It's tough to be in your shoes right now. But it may help to know that many have made this journey and found hope by preparing for what lies ahead. Our goal is to provide knowledge to help you prepare for and get through your chemotherapy treatments.
Find Clinical Trials and Lifesaving Treatments. New treatment options for cancer.
The mission of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists enables us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. World class patient care, education and training, facilities.
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NCI 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 both cancer patients and their families.
The education network for oncology professionals. Connect, learn, advance.
The Annie Appleseed Project, founded by Ann Fonfa, provides information, education, advocacy and awareness for people with cancer and their family and friends. The Annie Appleseed Project offers information on natural therapies and substances, lifestyle issues, and complementary or alternative medicine, from a patient’s perspective. The Annie Appleseed Project embraces integrative medicine.
Breast Cancer Yoga offers “comfort and hope1 to women recovering from breast cancer. They offer gentle restorative yoga, and special breathing exercises on CD’s and DVD’s.
Exercise is an essential component of the cancer recovery process. Recovery Fitness is an informative resource and also sells exercise DVD’s to help regain strength and flexibility after cancer surgery, chemotherapy and radiation treatments.
Yoga for cancer patients and survivors - created by a cancer survivor, this website has many yoga and meditation resources throughout the site including a free “Yoga for Cancer Survivors" audio class and free online “Yoga for Cancer Patients" teacher training course.
Minerva Health Manager is a personal health manager that organizes important health information for you and your family in one software solution.
Oncology Rehab Partners provides hospitals and cancer centers with the tools needed to provide evidence-based, reimbursable cancer rehabilitation to survivors who suffer from debilitating side-effects caused by treatments. Oncology Rehab Partners’ STAR Program® Certification (Survivorship Training and Rehab) provides facilities and individual clinicians with tools and systematic, proven programs to deliver excellent oncology rehabilitation care.
Cancer Coaching – Unlocking the Inspired and Unstoppable You! Special training in and attention to survivors and survivorship plans.
Free eBook for you to download - – an easy-to-navigate eBook of top 10 lists dealing with 10 different areas of a young adult survivor’s life, such as career, finance and dating. The content in the eBook is supplied by experts, leaders and organizations in the cancer community.
Cancer Today is the authoritative resource for cancer patients, survivors, and their family members and friends. In every issue, Cancer Today offers information and inspiration as you face the challenges of diagnosis, treatment, survivorship or caregiving.
CURE magazine, is the indispensable guide for every stage of the cancer experience. CURE combines science and humanity to make cancer understandable.
The mission of Breast Cancer Wellness is to encourage whole person healing on the mental, emotional, physical, spiritual and environmental levels.
The examiner of alternative medicine. In depth articles on integrative treatments for many diseases including cancer.
W4CS Radio – The Cancer Support Network at w4cs.com is the one-stop shop for everything about Cancer. Besides being a radio station, you can search the website for a comprehensive resource and research directory for patients, survivors, advocates, caregivers, and families with a focus on all aspects of Cancer with a whole patient approach.
Cancer Blog: Lots to Live For! Cancer Blog: Lots To Live For!
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A site to empower women to beat cancer.
Blog by Tami Boehmer, Cancer Survivor and Author of the book From Incurable to Incredible. This blog offers inspiration and information for cancer thrivers. Winner of Cision Top 10 most influential breast cancer bloggers.
Created by a cancer survivor, this website includes a wealth of resources including: cards and art products created especially for patients in treatment, remission, and in celebration; products for health and healing; links to cancer sites offering information and support.
IHadCancer.com is an online cancer support community that empowers people to take control of life before, during, and after cancer. Members can search the community by type of cancer, age, gender, location, year of diagnosis, and type of user so that they can find real support and real answers from those who have been in similar situations.
Treatment Diaries is a social network with complete privacy for those living with illness, newly diagnosed or caring for someone with a medical condition. Connect with a real community who understands. Share exactly how you feel, what you fear and need to know without revealing your true identity. Inspire those living with a similar diagnosis or circumstance; receive mutual support and caring. Relate with individuals just like you. Real medical experiences…Real people…Actual treatment insight.
Personalized Clinical Trial Matching.CureLauncher gives you and your loved ones the power to find new treatments that match your healthcare needs. CureLauncher will match the best clinical trial for you. Of the 10,000 enrolling clinical trials in the U.S., our Relationship Managers are able to quickly and precisely identify which ones best fit your personal condition.