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Cancer Treatment
Information, Treatment
Find Doctor, Hospital
Clinical Trial
Treatment Search
Alternative Treatment
Survivor Tips
News, News Letter

Cancer Support
Support Group
Insurance, Financial Aid,
  Legal Information...

Side Effect Treatment
Information Hotline
Caregiver Support
Advocacy

Hospice, Home Care
Book Store
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    Welcome! The purpose of this cancer guide is to save people time and energy in finding key cancer information online, with emphasis on searching for the best cancer treatment, support. Fight smart!

    If you are familiar with cancer issues, just click a type below or a topic on the left menu to continue.

    If you are unfamiliar or a newly diagnosed cancer patient, like most of people you must be very stressed out, hard to think clearly. Here is what we would do to find the best cancer treatment. First, find the best cancer doctor near you (he/she should be from cancer centers accredited by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer, see more) or nationwide. If your doctor tells you that there is great chance you will be cured, then your quest for treatment probably end there.

    If you get treatment but itself alone is not a cure, or stage is too advanced for standard treatment, then cancer clinical trial is your best hope for cure.

    To further increase your chance to beat cancer , go to cancer survivor tips, and track news for better cancer treatment.

    Any time during the process, find a good cancer support group to reduce your anxiety and fear, get spiritual, emotional support.


Section Introduction:

Cancer Information, Treatment:
    Understanding cancer is basic for pro-active care and the best treatment. Guide to easy learning with different levels of cancer information, visual/audio tutorial; to find the best standard cancer treatment available; to find more questions-answers or related information in the resource.

What to Do:
    To do list when you are diagnosed with cancer, prepared by experienced cancer experts and survivors.

Find Best Doctor, Hospital:
    Finding the best doctor(s) can be crucial for successful cancer treatment. Section covers to find the best cancer doctor near you; or find the doctor in the US by checking the US Cancer Hospital Ranking or by searching for an NCI designated cancer center (elite cancer hospital) on the map near you; to ask a doctor questions online; how to check on a doctor, hospital; how to ask different questions for different visits to your cancer doctor.

Cancer Side Effect Coping, Treatment:
    Cancer treatment side effect coping tips, information; home remedy; ask experts

Cancer Clinical Trial:
    Clinical trials may increase your chance for cure, or if cancer advanced they hold the best hope for treatment. However it is a real challenge to locate your best trial. Some of the doctors may provide help. There are also fee-based agency to help you search, but their service quality may vary.

Cancer Insurance, Financial Aid, Legal Information for Cancer Patient:
    Cancer insurance, financial aid, legal information, help; medication, drug, travel, transportation, lodging assistance, support; self-search, or help find.

Alternative Cancer Treatment:
    One should be open minded to alternative treatment. Guide to how to find reliable alternative cancer treatment; recommended treatment; find your local alternative treatment doctors; ask expert questions.

Cancer Support:
    Cancer support information; local resources; collection of chat rooms, message board, mailing lists; cancer survivor story; where to find face-to-face support, phone peer support; cancer hotline to talk to a trained personnel.

Cancer Survivor Tips:
    How to manage day to day life, care; how to beat cancer tips from advanced stage survivor; good diet and nutrition, how to exercise.

Caregiver, Family:
    Guide to cancer caregiver information, support; message board for cancer caregivers.

News, Newsletter:
    Cancer news summary, research publication, breaking news from various conferences; newsletters from numerous top organizations.

Advocacy:
    Know and advocate for your patient rights, quality treatment.

Cancer Book, Publication:
    Popular cancer book collection; also, general cancer issues, how to cope with cancer, mind/body support book, alternative treatment, nutrition, caregiver, end of life/ grief issues book.

Cancer Hospice, Home Care Guide:
    Information about cancer hospice, home care; practical tips.


    Cancer Survivor Quote:
    Just do your best no matter what it takes today, and keep your hope for a better tomorrow...     Advanced stage breast cancer survivor Susan Roundtree


Disclaimer: All information provided on this website is for educational purpose. They are not intended to substitute for your physician's advice.
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