Credible, current and comprehensive cancer information from the U.S. National Cancer Institute.
Provides a comprehensive orientation to help motivated patients begin to actively engage their disease and their health care team.
Presents general overview information on many of the main kinds of tumors. Includes news, doctor search, glossary and access to support hotlines.
Links-based listing by the Association of Online Cancer Resources.
American Cancer Society presents an array of related statistics.
AllExperts Oncology Q&A
Comprehensive directory of cancer experts volunteering to answer both general and disease-specific questions.
Gives access to a MEDLINE-related search engine, as well as to reference links.
Beat Cancer Page
The site creators indicate that they will donate funds to charity if people buy pixel spots.
Cancer Advice UK
Advice and information about diagnosis and treatment issues. Includes leaflets, book suggestions, links and support groups.
The Cancer Blog
Web log consisting of primarily of articles and reports on tumor issues and topics.
Quick reference listing of the most common tumor types.
Provides information on treatment and prevention for patients and professionals.
Cancer Dictionary & Acronyms
Terminology and abbreviations presented in a searchable format.
Online discussions on various types of tumors. Includes topics such as coping, support, clinical trials and treatment options.
The Cancer Information Network
Articles and resources for cancer patients, their families, and caregivers.
Cancer Information Services
Information from the U.S. National Cancer Institute including access to links, press releases and publications.
General information about the prevention and treatment of a number of tumor types.
Cancer Leadership Council
A patient-centered forum of national advocacy organizations addressing public policy issues.
The Cancer Letter
Periodical which supplies news and current information about the state of research and treatment.
An online 'zine for patients and professionals.
Gives general information including a discussion of treatment options on a range of tumors. Provides links and a directory of resources.
The International Agency for Research on Cancer provides access to reports and databases on occurrence and characteristics.
Presents information on research results.
Information resource aimed at health professionals. Requires registration.
Cancer Nutrition Center
Explores the link between tumors and nutrition. Offers dietary advice for patients.
Cancer Options UK
Designed to help patients and families find appropriate treatment options and services. Provides access to a nurse specialist.
Information and community resources including chat rooms, message boards, physician directory and clinical trials.
Cancer Rates and Risks
Provides international incidence and mortality rates including information about risk factors. From the U.S. National Cancer Institute.
Cancer Resource UK
Links to sites around the world from this Manchester, England hospital.
Cancer Site Finder.com
Offers a searchable database of tumor related websites with descriptions of each. Allows users to search by topic, feature, or quality standard.
PBS series provides details about cancer in terms the average person can understand. Features videos, transcripts, broadcast dates, episode synopsis, and resource links.
Cancer Support Links
Provides access to information resources on a variety of tumors.
The Cancer Supportive Care Programs
Book excerpts covering such topics as psychosocial issues, support, nutrition, pain control and spirituality.
Cancer Surveillance On-Line
Gives current statistics for Canada.
Cancer Survivors Project
A community resource for long term survivors. Includes access to the ACOR email discussion group.
Information and support from this UK organization which addresses many of the types of tumors. Includes access to online booklets and other resources.
Provides treatment information, support group listings, online education, decision-making resources, physician locator services and risk assessment tools.
Patient consultation service offering treatment advice, online second opinions and oncologist referral for individual disease.
Disseminates educational programming in a multimedia electronic clips format. Aimed at both a lay and professional audience.
Physicians located in Boston offer second opinions and personalized case reviews. Provides an online ask-a-doctor service.
Details the activities of a program at the Sedona Racquet Club in Arizona. Designed to help survivors maintain good physical, emotional and spiritual fitness.
Links to many related support sites.
Resources about the condition and treatment in a links format.
Presents information to help manage nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy or radiation treatments.
Articles and links pertaining to many related topics.
Provides information about prevention, detection, diagnosis, treatment and symptom management. Offers access to news, support groups and email lists.
An online directory of resources.
Discusses common symptoms related to cancer treatment. Provides email access to a nurse for questions.
Access to related news, books and links.
Cellscience: A-Z Cancer Directory
Links-based listing in areas such as research, hospitals, charities, funding and education.
Scott Hamiltonâ€™s chemotherapy site offers general treatment information for cancer patients.
Provides educational information on therapy for cancer patients, including chemo side-effects. Sponsored by the Amgen firm.
Conversations in Care
Explores the challenges surrounding physician and patient communications in cancer.
Includes audio and video interviews of patient experiences.
Don't Say That Word
Provides an online forum on cancer, information, personal stories, poetry and remembrance pages. Graphics-intensive.
eMedicine Health: What You Need to Know
Consumer health resource center providing general information on cancer prevention, symptoms and treatment.
eMedicine Health: Cancer Symptoms
Consumer health resource center providing information on common symptoms.
Users of this targeted therapy can share tips and experiences using Erbitux for cancer therapy.
Guide to Internet Resources for Cancer
Non-profit directory of information sorted by disease type, country and treatment.
HCA Cancer Guides
General information including treatment options.
Information on cancer treatment, including chemotherapy and radiation.
Hematology Oncology News & Issues
Headline news and articles for cancer professionals and patients.
Imperial Cancer Research Fund
A UK charity site that offers news and information about the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of tumors.
Multimedia guide on the biology of cancer. Offers interviews with researchers, and animations on the underlying science.
Medical information, articles and news covering a variety of tumors and related issues.
Ladies Home Journal: Cancer
Links to articles about skin and breast tumors.
Offers the means to keep a daily journal to those affected by cancer.
Offers patients and professionals information about chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting.
MCW: Cancer Information
Topics and articles from the Medical College of Wisconsin's HealthLink resource.
Presents information such as prevention and treatment side-effects. Also gives resources including links, articles and support groups.
Meds.com: Cancer Glossary
Aims to provide a better understanding of words frequently used in patient care.
Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer
Research and education in all measures of care for patients with these diseases.
National Comprehensive Cancer Network
NCCN is a not-for-profit alliance of centers that develops practice guidelines to help in making informed treatment decisions.
Nature: Cancer Update
Service which provides access to news articles and reports about recent research activity. Registration required.
NCCN and ACS: Cancer Treatment Options
Guidelines by the American Cancer Society and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network on early detection, staging, support, care and treatment side-effects for a number of tumors.
NCI Center for Cancer Research
U.S. government resource which provides access to information for researchers and about collaborations. Aimed at the professional level.
NCI: Dictionary of Cancer Terms
Glossary offered by the U.S. National Cancer Institute.
Provides access to articles and links that are oncology related.
Nexcura: Cancer Facts
Provides current information and access to a clinical trials profiler.
On Top of Cancer
Links-based guide to Internet resource.
Extensive information including news, prevention, clinical trials, conferences and psychosocial support from the University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center.
Oncology Interactive Education Series
Commercial audio-visual educational resources for patients.
Gives overview information on oral chemotherapy aimed for patients and families. Sponsored by the Roche pharmaceutical firm.
People Living with Cancer
Patient information from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
Radiofrequency Ablation: Cancer
Brief summary of a technique which may be used for treatment. Includes a FAQ, message board and illustrations.
Rare Adult & Pediatric Cancers
Provides information, support, forums, links and news.
Web-based resource that presents information on a number of the less common cancers.
Articles and links about cancer treatments.
Information about targeted therapy approach in relation to a number of cancers.
Telematics Services in Cancer
TeleSCAN offers access to resources aimed for European oncologists. Provides links, general information and an intra-site search tool for specific diseases.
Tirgan: Chemotherapy Drugs
Information on about thirty commonly employed drug-agents used in the treatment of cancer.
Topix.net: Cancer News
Headline news and content on related issues.
Untangling the Web
Provides access to disability resources including those needed for cancer care support.
USnews.com: Best Cancer Hospitals
Ranking by the magazine of the fifty top cancer hospitals in the United States.
WebMD Health: Cancer
Consumer health site which includes information for the newly diagnosed, as well as for those coping with chemotherapy.
An open-publishing wiki portal for those interested in this topic. Available for viewing or editing.
The World Against Cancer
A conduit source consisting primarily of multi-lingual search engines.
World Oncology Network
Directory of cancer specialists and hematologists.
The "Y" Cancer Foundation
AOL discussion group aimed at providing information and support.
Yahoo Health: Cancer and Chemotherapy
Information in links and article form including basic facts, what to expect and side effects.
BBC News: Cancer the Facts
A guide to several types of tumors and their treatments including audio from experts, survivors' stories and news archives.
Latest articles from the Cancer GuideSite. [RSS]
The Cancer Blog
Web log consisting of primarily of articles and reports on tumor issues and topics. [RSS]
Cancer/Oncology News From Medical News Today
Press releases and news articles about research findings and treatments. [RSS]
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