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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)

Living With Uncertainty: The Fear of Cancer Recurrence

Distress in People With Cancer

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

When Cancer Doesn’t Go Away

When Your Cancer Comes Back: Cancer Recurrence

Cancer treatments and side effects

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)

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

Understanding Lymphedema (For Cancers Other Than Breast Cancer)

More cancer information

HPV and HPV Testing

HPV Vaccines

Melanoma Skin Cancer

Family and caregiver concerns

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

What It Takes to Be a Caregiver

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

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 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*:

Foundation for Women’s Cancer (formerly Gynecologic Cancer Foundation)
Toll-free number: 1-800-444-4441
Web site: www.foundationforwomenscancer.org

    Offers referrals to gynecologic oncologists and has information about how to prevent, detect, and treat female cancer; also the booklet, “Renewing Intimacy and Sexuality After Gynecologic Cancer.” Educational programs for survivors are also offered throughout the country.

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

    Offers current information about many types of cancer, diagnosis, treatment, and research, as well as information for the family and children of people with cancer

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS)
Toll-free number: 1-888- 650-9127
1-877-622-7937(1-877-NCCS-YES) for some publications and Cancer Survivor Toolbox® orders
Web site: 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 meet the challenges of cancer

*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 our website at www.cancer.org


Last Medical Review: 07/02/2014
Last Revised: 07/17/2014