Sarcoma: Adult Soft Tissue Cancer

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Additional resources for soft tissue 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 website, www.cancer.org.

Living with Cancer

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

Distress in People With Cancer

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

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

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)

Genetic Testing: What You Need to Know

When Cancer Doesn’t Go Away

Understanding cancer treatments

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

A Guide to Chemotherapy (also available in Spanish)

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

Cancer treatment side effects

Fatigue in People With Cancer

Nausea and Vomiting

Anemia in People With Cancer

Peripheral Neuropathy Caused by Chemotherapy

Work, insurance, and finances

Health Insurance and Financial Assistance for the Cancer Patient

Returning to Work After Cancer Treatment

Working During Cancer Treatment

When cancer can’t be cured, or if it comes back

When Your Cancer Comes Back: Cancer Recurrence

Advance Directives

Nearing the End of Life

Hospice Care

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*

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

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

    Offers current information about many types of cancer and treatments, as well as guidance for the family and children of people with cancer

The Sarcoma Alliance
Telephone number: 1-415-381-7236
Website: www.sarcomaalliance.org

    Information about sarcoma, as well as a discussion board (for those who register non the website)

*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: 10/21/2013
Last Revised: 02/06/2014