List services – networking with like type health issues – discussion group.
www.acor.org very good resource.
ACOR offers information and support through its integrated sytem of online discussion groups.
To further its mission, ACOR creates specific websites and also hosts a growing number of websites, created by:
- Patients for patients and caregivers.
many of those websites are considered to be clearly among the best sites for a particular disease or condition.
- Cancer Advocacy Organizations, many of which were created dircetly from the membership of an ACOR mailing list.
- Professional Organizations.
http://cancerconnect.com/ very good resource.
Example, managing side effects, cancer screening, cancer tips, dictionary, daily cancer news etc.
American Cancer Society
ACS is a nation wide community-based voluntary health organization.
American Institute for Cancer ResearchAICR is the cancer charity that fosters research on diet and cancer prevention and educates the public about the results.
A national non-profit organization whose mission is to provide free professional help to people with all cancers through counseling, education, information and referral and direct financial assistance.
Cancer News on the Net®
Dedicated to bringing patients and their families the latest news and information on cancer diagnosis, treatment and prevention. This service is offered for free as our gift to you. Hopefully, you will find it helpful. The only thing we ask is that you let us know how we can improve! Please read this disclaimer before entering the site.
Cancer.gov – National Cancer Institute
Cancer.gov is the Web site of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the Federal government’s principal agency for cancer research. Patients and their loved ones, advocates, health professionals, researchers, and anyone else interested in cancer will find a wide range of authoritative cancer information
CancerGuide is dedicated to helping you find the answers to your questions about cancer, and especially to helping you find the questions you need to ask.
Cancer Hope Network
A not-for-profit organization that provides free and confidential one-on-one support to cancer patients and their families. We provide that support by matching cancer patients and/or family members with trained volunteers who have themselves undergone and recovered from a similar cancer experience
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