To learn more
More information from your American Cancer Society
Here is more information you might find helpful. You can read them online or order free copies of our documents from our toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345.
More on chemotherapy
Chemo – What It Is, How It Helps (also in Spanish)
A Guide to Chemotherapy (also in Spanish)
We also have a lot of information on chemo side effects and what can be done to help manage them.
More on certain types of chemotherapy
National organizations and websites*
Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:
Toll-free number: 1-800-813-4673
Provides free information, counseling, and support services to anyone affected by cancer.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
Provides accurate, up-to-date information about cancer to patients, their families, and the general public. Offers a clinical trials matching service. The website is also available in Spanish.
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: 02/06/2015
Last Revised: 02/06/2015