Cancer Related Groups
American Cancer Society – organization committed to providing resources for those facing Cancer
American Legacy Foundation – dedicated to building a world where young people reject tobacco.
American Lung Association – health organization dedicated to fighting lung disease in all forms
Cancer Hope Network – provides confidential, one-on-one telephone support to recently diagnosed patients and their family members by matching them with trained survivors (877-HOPE-NET)
Cancer.net – website sponsored by ASCO (American Society of Clinical Oncologists) and is designed to help patients and families make informed care decisions.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – principal federal agency for protecting the health and safety of all Americans and providing essential human services
Gilda’s Club – national network providing a place for cancer patients and their families to join with others to build social and emotional support
National Cancer Institute –federal agency that coordinates national cancer program
The Wellness Community – international organization dedicated to providing support activities and hope for all people affected by cancer.
Your Disease Risk – this interactive website estimates your risk of cancer and provides personalized tips for prevention.