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American Cancer Society
Voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.
Annie Appleseed Project
The Annie Appleseed Project is an all-volunteer patient advocacy 501 (C)3 providing information and education to people with cancer, family and friends especially about complementary, alternative (CAM), natural and integrative therapies, and more, from the patient perspective.
Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation, Inc.
The Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation (AA&MDSIF) is an independent nonprofit organization whose mission is to support patients, families, and caregivers coping with Aplastic Anemia (AA), Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS), Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH), and related bone marrow failure diseases.
Asbestos.com is the leading online resource for mesothelioma patients and their loved ones. The site is dedicated to providing the most accurate, detailed information about asbestos, mesothelioma and lung cancer.
An educational web-site for physicians, patients, and friends who are interested in learning about all types of tumors and cancers that affect the skeletal system.
Breast Cancer Answers
Resources include a clinical trials matching system, various links, a unique artwork collection from those touched by breast cancer, and personal stories.
Breast Cancer Network of Strength
Find information about breast cancer, and resources to turn to for support and further assistance.
Oncologist-approved cancer information from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered, Inc. (FORCE)
Non-profit organization for women who are at high risk of getting these cancers due to their family history and genetic status, and for members of families in which a BRCA mutation may be present.
Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research
Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research is a national, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing pancreatic cancer research, and providing information, resources, and support to pancreatic cancer patients and their families. The Foundation objectives are to: Fund medical symposiums for pancreatic cancer research; Seed grants for new research projects of merit for pancreatic cancer; Consistently update the pancreatic.org site with the latest news and information; Invest in fundraising events; and generate awareness of pancreatic cancer in the public and private sector.
I Care I Cure Foundation
The I Care I Cure Foundation supports the development of, and raises public awareness about, cutting-edge, targeted therapies for childhood cancer, so that the treatment of childhood cancer will be gentler and more tolerable.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Individualized sites for Patients and Family, Donors and Sponsors, Public and Press, and Science and Professionals.
Lung Cancer Online
Lung cancer resources for people with lung cancer and their families.
Melanoma Research Foundation
MRF supports medical research for finding treatments for melanoma. To be an advocate and educator for patients and physicians about the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of melanoma.
MesotheliomaSymptoms.com is an extensive database of information and resources for patients and their families to better understand the symptoms of mesothelioma and the various aspects of diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, and many other factors of survival.
MesotheliomaWeb.org aims to provide a compassionate and authoritative resource to mesothelioma patients and their families. Our mission is to educate patients and their families by providing them accurate, up to date medical information and provide assistance on an individual level.
National Cancer Institute Oncology Clinical Trials Resources for Patients and Health Professionals
Treatment options, clinical trial listings, risks and prevention, recent literature, support resources, index of various cancer types.
National Cervical Cancer Coalition Home Page
Health news, survivors, caregivers, NCCC chapters, Early Detection Program, research and treatment, and access to the Medical Advisory Panel.
National Children’s Cancer Society
The National Children's Cancer Society is to improve the quality of life for children with cancer and their families worldwide.
National Children's Cancer Society
A non-profit tax exempt organization whose mission is to provide direct financial support to children with cancer and their families, for expenses related to cancer treatment.
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a national organization creating hope through research, patient support, community outreach and advocacy for a cure.
Pancreatic Cancer UK
Pancreatic Cancer UK is the only national charity fighting pancreatic cancer on all fronts: Support, Information, Campaigning and Research.
Pearl Point Cancer Support
PearlPoint Cancer Support provides personalized guidance and compassionate support to any adult impacted by cancer. We seek to come alongside survivors and co-survivors from the moment of diagnosis, and help them more confidently navigate their cancer journey.
Prostate Cancer International
Prostate Cancer International is a non-profit whose goal is to transform global understanding of the risks associated with prostate cancer and the strategies to manage those risks until prevention is possible and a cure can be found.
The Cancer Treatment Research Foundation (CTRF)
The Cancer Treatment Research Foundation (CTRF) is committed to the eradication of cancer by relentlessly providing the most innovative and promising patient-driven clinical research that delivers immediate treatment options and a genuine hope for a cure. We will seek as partners, donors who share our passion to change the face of cancer NOW! 99 cents of every dollar donated to Cancer Treatment Research Foundation supports our research programs.
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is the world's largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancer. LLS funds lifesaving blood cancer research around the world and provides free information and support services.