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Additional resources for Hodgkin disease

More information from your American Cancer Society

Here is more information you might find helpful. You also can order free copies of our documents from our toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345, or read them on our website.

Living With Cancer

After Diagnosis: A Guide for Patients and Families (also in Spanish)

Guide to Controlling Cancer Pain (also in Spanish)

Talking With Your Doctor (also in Spanish)

Distress in People With Cancer

Nutrition for the Person With Cancer During Treatment

Nutrition and Physical Activity During and After Cancer Treatment: Frequently Asked Questions

When Cancer Doesn’t Go Away

Understanding cancer treatment

Stem Cell Transplant (Peripheral Blood, Bone Marrow, and Cord Blood Transplants) (also in Spanish)

Understanding Chemotherapy: A Guide for Patients and Families (also in Spanish)

Understanding Radiation Therapy: A Guide for Patients and Families (also in Spanish)

Cancer treatment side effects

Caring for the Patient With Cancer at Home: A Guide for Patients and Families (also in Spanish)

Nausea and Vomiting

Anemia in People With Cancer

Fatigue in People With Cancer

Family, communication, and caregiving

Talking With Friends and Relatives About Your Cancer (also in Spanish)

Helping Children When A Family Member Has Cancer: Dealing With Diagnosis (also in Spanish)

What It Takes to Be a Caregiver

Other health information

Clinical Trials: What You Need to Know

Health Professionals Associated With Cancer Care

Nearing the End of Life

Hospice Care

Insurance, employment, and financial issues

Working During Cancer Treatment

Health Insurance and Financial Assistance for the Cancer Patient (also in Spanish)

In Treatment: Financial Guidance for Cancer Survivors and Their Families (also in Spanish)

Your American Cancer Society also has books that you might find helpful. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit our bookstore online at cancer.org/bookstore to find out about costs or to place an order.

National organizations and websites*

Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:

Hodgkin disease

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Toll-free number: 1-800-955-4572 or 1-914-949-5213
Website: www.lls.org

    Offers information on Hodgkin disease and treatments, financial information, and financial assistance for people with certain diagnoses

Lymphoma Research Foundation
Toll-free number: 1-800-500-9976
Website: www.lymphoma.org

    Offers a helpline on lymphoma treatment, educational materials, information on clinical trials, peer support, newsletters, and funding for research

National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237) or TTY: 1-800-332-8615
Website: www.cancer.gov

    Offers free, accurate, up-to-date information about cancer to patients, their families, and the general public; also helps people find clinical trials in their area

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Toll-free number: 1-888-650-9127
1-877-NCCS-YES (622-7937) for some publications and Cancer Survivor Toolbox® orders
Website: www.canceradvocacy.org

    Has publications on many cancer-related topics; also offers the Cancer Survival Toolbox – a free program that teaches skills that can help people with cancer meet the challenges of their illness

Bone marrow and peripheral blood stem cell transplants

Be the Match (formerly National Marrow Donor Program)
Toll-free number: 1-800-MARROW-2 (1-800-627-7692)
Website: www.bethematch.org

    Provides a registry of volunteer bone marrow donors and cord blood units (the largest listing in the world), as well as a searchable listing of transplant centers that can be accessed directly at www.marrow.org/access. Also supports patients throughout the transplant process, from diagnosis through survivorship; has free educational materials; and offers financial assistance to eligible underinsured patients.

National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLINK)
Toll-free number: 1-800-LINK-BMT (1-800-546-5268)
Website: www.nbmtlink.org

    Offers information and referrals to meet a wide range of needs; support via one-on-one conversations with trained peer support volunteers who are transplant survivors, caregivers, and donors; telephone support groups that link patients and families together to offer mutual support and coping strategies; and the nbmtLINK Online Resource Library – a comprehensive, searchable library giving access to the latest transplant information.

*Inclusion on this list does not imply endorsement by the American Cancer Society.

No matter who you are, we can help. Contact us anytime, day or night, for information and support. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.cancer.org.


Last Medical Review: 07/10/2014
Last Revised: 07/28/2014