Resources

Books & Magazines

  • CURE. Free to cancer patients, survivors and caregivers, this magazine gives practical answers, current research and recommendations for dealing with cancer. Online version also available.

Clinical Trials

Communication

  • CaringBridge. Free personalized websites that connect family and friends during a serious illness.

Complementary & Alternative Treatment (CAM)

Decision Making

Environmental Health

  • Environmental Working Group. Provides a database showing healthiest cosmetics, how to choose least-toxic produce and foods, practical ways to reduce your body’s toxic load.

Household & Practical Help

  • Lotsa Helping Hands. Create a free, private, web-based community to organize family, friends, neighbors, and colleagues – a family’s ‘circles of community’ — during times of need.
  • Stickk. A motivational goal-setting tool which draws on friends and family for accountability.

Medical Information

  • National Cancer Institute. Information about treatments, screening, clinical trials, statistics, literature and research by cancer type.

Screening

  • U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Recommended screening tests and schedule for women and men.