Information on alternative/complementary issues,
Many different links here
PROFESSIONAL Referral Network
Advocacy and Patient-run websites on CAM
Healing - Wellness Centers Worldwide
Gerson and Gerson-type Clinics
Websites that help with Eating Healthy
BLOGS by Cancer Patients, Advocates, CRITICS
FLORIDA Services, Events, Providers, Organizations
Health and Wellness Radio/TV/Internet shows
Cancer organizations offering various
types of assistance.
Breast Cancer Organizations
Ovarian Groups w/ Links
Canadian Cancer Resources
Sites outside the USA &Other Languages
Brain Cancer & Brain Metastases
Organizations for Mesothelioma
Lung Cancer Advocacy/Support Groups
Pancreatic Cancer Groups
Colorectal Cancer Groups
Leukemia and Lymphoma Groups
Children's CHARITABLE, Support, Education Orgs
PROSTATE Cancer Groups Links
Testicular Cancer Links
Head and Neck Organizations
General/Support Cancer Links
Young Adult Patient/Survivor Groups
Bladder Cancer Patient Organizations
Skin Cancer & Melanoma Organizations
Health Links for LGBT Community
Teens Cancer Group Links
Multiple sites, many languages, lots of information on many types of cancer
Various resources, not links though a search might locate them
Pool your experiences with many others
Information on surgical choices
from the book
"Making The Right Choice"
Variety of links
Many on line medical dictionaries
and journals-very inclusive
and a link available
Resources for healthcare
A listserv for those with
Direct services for lesbians,
Independent testing of herbal, vitamin
and mineral supplements,some feel it is
too "mainstream", a link
Link to Margie Davis' site
LINK to Prevention, environmental
activism and more
(Sam Epstein's group)
Information piece on Angelflight,
LINKS to the and others
This website will try to collect and present the stories of long-term cancer survivors who have won the battle against cancer so that a new cancer patient can learn from their experiences in the search for the best treatment.
Money to help with cancer-
NCI Offers Info on Natl Orgs that Offer Services
MANAGING YOUR CANCER: New Financial Help Guide
LINK to Integrative Med
extensive links to docs,
and much more
LINK "Shop Well with You, only national not-for-profit organization that helps women surviving all types of cancer improve their body-image and quality of life by using clothing as a means towards wellness."
Website allows a look at all research being done
under NCI auspices by disease.
LINK to Int'l site for education,
support, advocacy for people with
LINK:helps people with cancer & their loved ones enhance health/well being, providing a professional program of support, education & hope, all free of charge.
LINK a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that provides free
physical activity, health education, and support programs for women affected by cancer.
LINK-first group to question
Prevention Trial (Tamoxifen
issues) and much more
LINK-org to improve health
status of Asian women/families
through research, edu, public policy
LINK: "committed to changing the face of cancer in the workplace by providing a comprehensive website & free publications in both English & Spanish as well as offering a series of support groups and educational seminars for employees with cancer; as well as being a resource for their employers, healthcare providers & co-workers.
Su recuperación física y emocional después de la mastectomía la prepara
pare la cirugía y la orienta en su recuperación física y
emocional. Aprenderá lo que sucede en el hospital y cómo cuidarse
LINK to researcher site
on Menopause -stages, symptoms, etc.
LINK to Organization
working on Compassionate Use/
Individual Access to Drugs
under development. WE HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT THIS
LINK to his site
LINK en espanol, to
LINK to Government site
LINK to Natl
Assoc of Hospital Hospitality Houses
The largest listing of women's events covering every possible venue, topic or issue important to women. Women's Calendar is a superb networking tool for women.
LINK:'Making a difference for Hispanic Americans'
Institute for Hispanic Health
LINK to info: radiation enteritis, Crohn's,
colitis, irritable bowel syndrome.
Find LINKS that offer
info on hospital quality,
practitioners records, etc.
PROFESSIONAL Referral Network
LINk to site on health fraud, Medicare
LINK to information
on liver diseases
LINK to org "Sepsis frequently occurs among hospitalized patients, infants, children,elderly. Triggered by bacterial, viral, parasitic, or fungal infection, sepsis often results from events such as trauma, surgery, burns, or severe illness."
LINK to site from
Natl Health Law Program
LINK: " healing physically, emotionally and
spiritually. It's about women coming together to form a community of
healing and support for each other. And it's about empowering ourselves
with self-healing tools to aid in our cancer recovery."
LINK to research resources
programs in prostate, breast, ovarian
LINK to her site with
many articles (NYC-based
LINK to site w/info on " how various x-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, radiation therapy and other procedures are performed." Updated frequently
LINK for information, advice, advocacy
around Medicaid (50 Million strong)
LINK to site with information
on many cancers
LINK to org that protects "your
rights - helping you make informed
Find severallinks here
How to Do A Medline Search
LINK to digital library of
LINK to foundation giving hats away
to cancer patients worldwide
LINK If you’re living w a chronic illness & trying to balance healthy living &—whoa—fun, then you're DEFINITELY in the right place. If you're sick of reading depressing, clinical dissertations on disease, then you're going to feel right at home. If you're hunting for creative approaches to life, come on in. Online community for babes (who just happen to be chronic).
LINK to site to create an iHealth Record
-comprehensive health info, secure, confidential
LINK to non-commercial, evidence-based information website providing consumers with education information, introductions & reviews on important vitamins and minerals.
LINKS to pharmaceutical sources and
LINK to UK-based org
"Tackling treatment uncertainties together"
Looks into patient/clinician research priorities
LINK to articles of interest
LINK "Weisenthal Cancer Group, which provides a laboratory testing method called Functional Tumor Cell Profiling. Weisenthal Cancer Group accepts no financial support from any drug company, medical equipment manufacturer, insurance carrier, professional organization, or hospital group".
LINK: Online Drug Encyclopedia
project of European Organisation of Family Health
LINK to national organization with high quality information
on caregivers, etc.
LINK to non profit providing 'toolkit'
with useful information and forms for privacy
LINK to Community Health Information Service
of Palm Beach County, FL which is home-base for The Annie Appleseed Project
LINK: "The ISCA is currently focused on assistance to newly diagnosed prostate and breast cancer patients. The leaders of ISCA are committed to helping patients navigate the medical world while consulting with top experts and researching the best available protocols for each individual".
LINK: "to provide information, education, support, options, and hope for those affected by liver tumors".
Toll free Surivor Line 1-877-937-7478
LINK: Emotional and Practical Support
for families and caregivers
LINK: "Our trusted patient education publications are the most comprehensive, nationally distributed cancer resources in the United States. We distribute, free of charge, more than 500,000 copies of our guides annually, primarily through physician offices, cancer treatment facilities and patient advocacy organizations".
LINK:"Cooking with Cancer is a program designed specifically for cancer care of those persons who are afflicted with cancer, care givers of the patients, and all of those who work in the healthcare industry. The content is recipes researched and tested on patients undergoing chemotherapy and radiation.
In 2003, tired of seeing the same full cans of supplements on daily rounds and untouched meal trays, Dr. Luis F. Pineda enrolled in Culinard Institute to combine the art of cooking with the knowledge of medicine. His motivation is the patients past and present he has provided care for through his 26 plus years as an oncologist".
LINK: "The purpose of mAss Kickers is to empower people with knowledge, not to specifically advise people how to address each unique situation".
LINK: " Prof Dr. George F. Grant, Ph.D., I.M.D., M.Sc., M.Ed., B.Sc., C.Chem., R.M., C.B.S.
Integrative Medical Specialist, world-class professional speaker, corporate trainer, and author. Former Professor, and senior consultant for Health Canada. Analytical Chemist, Toxicologist, Microbiologist, Nutritionist, biofeedback, Stress Management, Pain management, anti aging & Indoor Air Quality Specialist. Founder of the Academy of wellness, 1982. Author of 7 best selling books, former Scientist at U of Sask. Faculty of Pharmacy/Nutrition & Professor at Seneca College in Toronto, senior consultant for Health Canada".
LINK: Mission "EmbodiWorks is creating a better world by providing definitive, reliable educational resources and supporting advocacy focused on integrative cancer care to reduce cancer risk & improve cancer related survival, quality of life, & whole person health care".
Information on caring
for a patient at home
LINK: "The purpose of DiversityRx is to improve the accessibility & quality of health care for minority, immigrant, & indigenous communities. We support those who develop & provide health services that are responsive to the cultural & linguistic differences presented by diverse populations".
LINK: Week long networking and learning
LINK:"Dedicating to preventing the causes and repairing the consequences of nursing home abuse"
"Nursing Home Abuse was founded by the National Association to Stop Nursing Home Abuse (NASNHA), an NGO. NursingHomeAbuse.net exists to raise awareness of the nursing home abuse epidemic, educate the public about its causes, help residents & families prevent abuse, and help victims cope with the consequences of nursing home abuse".
Various links, and more