Selected Cancer Information Resources*
CURE – cancer www.curetoday.com 800-210- Quarterly magazine. Free subscription for
updates, CURE cancer patients, survivors and caregivers.
research and $20 annually for others. Quarterly on-line
education newsletter. Web site includes: Toolbox:
Resources to use – comprehensive list of
HEAL – Living www.healtoday.com 800-210- Quarterly magazine. One-year subscription
well after cancer 2873 - $14.95.
Living Beyond www.lbbc.org A national education and support
Breast Cancer organization founded by a radiation
(LBBC) oncologist in 1991. Assists women at all
stages of diagnosis, treatment and
recovery. Free teleconferences available
by telephone or over the Internet (also
recordings). Quarterly newsletter available
through web site. Many publications
including free materials for healthcare
providers. Sponsored conferences.
Survivors’ helpline – 888-753-5222.
Women&Cancer www.womenandcancermag.com Quarterly Magazine: “covers prevention,
management and wellness relating to
cancer, while fostering community and
inspiring hope”. $24.95
MAMM www.mamm.com 877-668- Ten issue yearly magazine devoted to
1800 meeting the needs of women diagnosed
with breast and reproductive cancer.
$39.50 (Look for discount offers.)
Coping with www.copingmag.com Bi-monthly magazine, $19.00
CA Online http://CAonline.AMCancerSoc.org A peer-reviewed journal covering all
aspects of cancer management, providing
oncologists and primary care physicians
with up-to-date information on all aspects
of cancer diagnosis, treatment, and
prevention. Free to US physicians and
health care professionals involved in the
management of cancer patients. Print
subscriptions are for 3 years or read
FREE, full-text articles online.
Cancercare http://www.cancercare.org 800-813- CancerCare is a national nonprofit
HOPE organization that provides free,
professional support services for anyone
affected by cancer. 1-800-813-HOPE for
patients; on-line support groups; free
telephone education workshops,
publications; talk to an oncology social
worker; financial assistance.
Cancer & http://www.cancerandcareers.org An online resource for working women with
Careers cancer; includes information for employers,
co-workers and caregivers. Founding
sponsors: Avon & Roche.
National Cancer http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/cancerdatabase 800-4- PDQ (Physician Data Query) is NCI's
Institute CANCER comprehensive cancer database. It
contains peer-reviewed summaries on
cancer treatment, screening, prevention,
genetics, and supportive care, and
complementary and alternative medicine.
Contains treatment summaries for
various cancers – including treatment by
stage of disease. Patient and health
professional versions. Also various fact
sheets. Publications. Telephone
counseling for patient, family members
and health professionals.
Steve Dunn’s http://cancerguide.org/ Web site devoted to providing cancer
CancerGuide information for patients. Created by a
cancer survivor, Steve Dunn. Although
he is now deceased (not from cancer),
the web site is still available.
*This list is by no means complete, but provides a few resources that may be of interest.
Nancy Cole, Missouri Cancer Registry, March 2008