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 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.
Guide to cancer caregiver information, support; message board for cancer caregivers.
Cancer news summary, research publication, breaking news from various conferences; newsletters from numerous top organizations.
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.