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Cancer support information links below help you understand what to expect with the challenges and changes that come with cancer. KNOWLEDGE IS POWER!

General Cancer Information

American Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.org
American Cancer Society Guidelines for Early Detection of Cancer

American Cancer Society Cancer Statistics Center
http://cancerstatisticscenter.cancer.org/#/

Cancer Clinical Trials
http://www.createcancer.com

Cancer.Net
http://www.cancer.net/coping-and-emotions

LiveStrong
http://www.livestrong.org

National Cancer Institute
http://www.cancer.gov/

National Cancer Institute Clinical Trials
http://www.cancer.gov/clinicaltrials/learningabout/

National Cancer Institute PDQ® Cancer Information Summaries: Adult Treatment
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/adulttreatment

Special Disease by Sites:

American Lung Association
http://www.lungusa.org

International Myeloma Foundation
http://myeloma.org

Kidney Cancer Foundation
http://www.wcn.org

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
http://www.lls.org/

National Brain Tumor Foundation
http://www.wcn.org

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition
http://www.ovarian.org/

Thyroid Cancer
http://www.thyca.org/

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
http://pancan.org/

Thyroid Cancer
http://www.thyca.org/

UsTOO International Prostate
http://www.ustoo.org/

Professional Organizations

American College of Radiology
https://www.acr.org

American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
https://www.facs.org/quality-programs/cancer

Association of Community Cancer Centers
http://www.accc-cancer.org/

American Institute for Cancer Research
http://www.aicr.org/

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
http://www.asco.org/

Central Illinois Cancer Research Therapies of Excellence (CREATE)
http://www.createcancercare.com/

National Comprehensive Cancer Network
http://www.nccn.org/

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
http://www.nhpco.org

National Bone Marrow Donor Program
http://bethematch.org/

Oncology Nursing Society
https://ons.org

Other Support Agencies

Advance Directives: Caring for you & your family
http://www.cfah.org/prepared-patient/prepared-patient-articles/advance-directives-caring-for-you-your-family

Breakaway from Cancer
http://www.breakawayfromcancer.com/

Care Pages
https://www.carepages.com/signup

Care Pages websites are free patient blogs that connect family and friends during a health challenge.

ChemoCare.com
http://www.Chemocare.com

RT Answers
http://rtanswers.org/

Videos

Newly Diagnosed Video
http://www.cancer.org/treatment/index

Cancer Survivorship Videos
http://www.cancer.org/treatment/survivorshipduringandaftertreatment/survivorship-videos
Other topics include Side Effect and Long Term Care, Nutrition and Physical Activity, Cancer and Your Emotions, Inspiration from Survivors

Ken Burns Presents Cancer
Cancer: The Emperor Of All Maladies

TheraSphere Animation: Liver Cancer Therapy, Radioembolization
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJ9V94snqTQ

Radiation Therapy Videos

Facts About Breast Cancer – Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer

Facts About Lung Cancer – Radiation Therapy for Lung Cancer

Facts About Prostate Cancer – Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

What to Expect – An Introduction to External Beam Radiation Therapy