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More information from your American Cancer Society

Here’s more information you might find helpful. You can read it on our website, www.cancer.org, or order free copies from our toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345.

Coping with cancer and treatment

Coping With Cancer in Everyday Life (also in Spanish)

Anxiety, Fear, and Depression (also in Spanish)

Guide to Controlling Cancer Pain (also in Spanish)

Chemo Brain

Complementary and Alternative Methods and Cancer

Talking With Your Doctor (also in Spanish)

Health Professionals Associated With Cancer Care


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

Sexuality for the Man With Cancer (also in Spanish)

Sexuality for the Woman With Cancer (also in Spanish)

For loved ones of a person with cancer

What It Takes to Be a Caregiver

What You Need to Know as a Cancer Caregiver

When Someone You Know Has Cancer

To find a counselor

American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS)
Toll-free number: 1-866-276-7443
Leave a message with your name, phone number(s), patient’s city and state of residence, area code of the town where you are searching for a referral, and the cancer diagnosis. They usually call back within 24 to 48 hours.
Website: www.apos-society.org

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

Last Medical Review: 06/08/2015
Last Revised: 06/08/2015