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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.

Malignant Mesothelioma: Detailed Guide (also in Spanish)

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

Asbestos (also in Spanish)

Caring for the Patient With Cancer at Home (also in Spanish)

Clinical Trials: What You Need to Know (also in Spanish)


Living With Uncertainty: The Fear of Cancer Recurrence

Pain Control (also in Spanish)

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

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

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

When Your Cancer Comes Back: Cancer Recurrence

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*

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

Information on asbestos

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
Toll-free number: 1-800-232-4636
Web site: www.atsdr.cdc.gov

Environmental Protection Agency
Telephone: 1-202-272-0167
Web site: www.epa.gov

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Toll-free number: 1-800-321-6742 (1-800-321-OSHA)
Web site: www.osha.gov

Information on mesothelioma and cancer in general

Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation
Toll-free number: 1-877-363-6376 (1-877-END-MESO)
Web site: www.curemeso.org

National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-422-6237 (1-800-4-CANCER)
Web site: www.cancer.gov

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
Web site: www.canceradvocacy.org

*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: 10/02/2012
Last Revised: 10/02/2012