Resource Guide for Breast Cancer
Internet Address: http://www.cancer.org/
Description of services provided: The American Cancer Society provides educational information about all types of cancer, a breast care helpline, news and research resources, online forums for patients, and an outlet for family and caregivers to exchange thoughts and messages. The site also provides access to clinical trial information and treatment centers.
Internet address: http://www.networkofstrength.org/
Description of services provided: Network of Strength offers educational articles to help patients make informed decisions about their cancer care. The site also has peer counselors, who are available 24/7.
Internet Address: http://www.cancer.gov/
Description of services provided: This site provides information on all types of cancer, including statistics, information on clinical trials, and research news.
Internet address: http://ww5.komen.org/
Description of services provided: This site offers support for people diagnosed with breast cancer, as well as for their loved ones. Visitors will also find information on research and grants. The foundation sponsors “Race for the Cure” to fund breast cancer research.
- Reviewer: Brian Randall
- Review Date: 09/2012 -
- Update Date: 00/91/2012 -