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Additional resources for nasopharyngeal cancer

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, www.cancer.org.

Living with cancer

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

Distress in People With Cancer

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

Guide to Controlling Cancer Pain (also available in Spanish)

Sexuality for the Woman with Cancer (also available in Spanish)

Sexuality for the Man with Cancer (also available in Spanish)

Living with Uncertainty: The Fear of Cancer Recurrence

When Your Cancer Comes Back: Cancer Recurrence

Understanding cancer treatments

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

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

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

Cancer treatment side effects

Nausea and Vomiting

Anemia in People With Cancer

Fatigue in People With Cancer

Peripheral Neuropathy Caused by Chemotherapy

Family and caregiver concerns

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

What It Takes to Be a Caregiver

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

Work, insurance, and finances

Health Insurance and Financial Assistance for the Cancer Patient

Returning to Work After Cancer Treatment

Working During Cancer Treatment

Your American Cancer Society also has books that you might find helpful. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit our bookstore online 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:

Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer (SPOHNC)
Toll-free number: 1-800-377-0928
Website: www.spohnc.org

    Offers information, resources, and some local support groups. For a fee, you can join the organization and get their newsletter (older newsletters are free on their website)

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

    Offers information on work, health insurance, and more. The Cancer Survival Toolbox is a free, self-learning audio program to help cancer survivors and caregivers develop practical tools needed to deal with the diagnosis, treatment and challenges of cancer. Listen online or order CDs. Also in Spanish and Chinese

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

    Provides information on all types of cancer, living with cancer, support information for families of people with cancer, research, and more

*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: 09/23/2013
Last Revised: 09/23/2013