Cancer Resources

American Cancer Society
Provides A-Z resources on different types of cancer, where to find treatment, financial assistance programs,  information for caregivers, and more.

Breast health and breast cancer information and support founded by breast oncologist Dr. Marissa Weiss. (note: this website has advertisements).

Medical Library Association (MLA)
The MLA's recommended list of cancer resources from medical librarians. They also have a top menu bar for patients with additional health links and COVID19 resources. 

The National Cancer Institute
The principal government agency for cancer research and training. Comprehensive information on cancer types, risks, statistics, prevention, treatment and other resources.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NNCN)
Listing and map of 30 leading cancer centers devoted to patient research, education and treatment. 

NCCN Patient and Caregiver Resources
Guidelines for diagnosis and treatment by cancer type, phone apps, and other cancer resources.

Patients Like Me
An online community of patients with cancer and other medical conditions. You can join discussion boards, see collected data on common side effects, treatments and other patient feedback.

Smart Patients
This site was formerly 'ACOR' or Association of Cancer Resources Online. It is an online community for patients and families to share experiences on a variety of health conditions with patient discussion forums, and a search engine for clinical trials. You can learn from the experience and comments of patients around the world.

The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Dedicated to address breast cancer on multiple fronts including research, public policy and community health.

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