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Additional resources for Kaposi sarcoma

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 Web site, www.cancer.org.

Related information

Infectious Agents and Cancer

HIV/AIDS (also in Spanish)

Coping with cancer

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

Coping With Cancer in Everyday Life

Talking With Your Doctor (also in Spanish)

Health Professionals Associated With Cancer Care

Distress in People With Cancer

Pain Control: A Guide for Those With Cancer and Their Loved Ones (also in Spanish)

Nutrition for the Person With Cancer During Treatment: A Guide for Patients and Families (also in Spanish)

More about cancer treatments

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

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

Immunotherapy

Photodynamic Therapy

Managing side effects of cancer treatment

Nausea and Vomiting

Anemia in People With Cancer

Fatigue in People With Cancer

Peripheral Neuropathy Caused by Chemotherapy

Insurance and financial issues

Health Insurance and Financial Issues for the Patient with Cancer

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

Family and caregiver concerns

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

Books

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 Web sites*

In addition to the American Cancer Society, other sources of patient information and support include:

For more information on cancer

National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-422-6237 (1-800-4-CANCER)
TTY: 1-800-332-8615
Web site: 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

For information on HIV infection and AIDS

AIDSinfo
Toll-free number: 1-800-448-0440 (1-800-HIV-0440)
Web site: www.aidsinfo.nih.gov

    Offers information on HIV treatment and other HIV-related topics, HIV clinical trials information; also available in Spanish

AIDS InfoNet
Web site: www.aidsinfonet.org

    Offers updated fact sheets that can be printed from the Web site. Covers HIV/AIDS topics such as lab tests, treatment, opportunistic infections, preventing HIV, and more. Also in Spanish; some fact sheets are in available other languages

Project Inform
Toll-free number: 1-800-822-7422
Web site: www.projinf.org

    Answers HIV-related questions; offers an information packet for people newly diagnosed with HIV; live answers 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific time M-F. Includes information on prevention concerns for HIV-infected people, pregnancy and HIV

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

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


Last Medical Review: 02/20/2013
Last Revised: 02/20/2013