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Informational Pamphlets

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American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
BreastCancer.org
Cancer Care
Cancer Research
Clinical Trials
Hospice
National Cancer Institute Publications
The American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO)


American Society of Clinical Oncology

Bisphosphonates for Breast Cancer

Follow-Up Care for Breast Cancer

Chemotherapy for Stage III Colon Cancer

Follow-Up Care for Colorectal Cancer

Preserving the Layrnx During Cancer Treatment

Advanced Lung Cancer Treatment

Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer


BreastCancer.org

Your Guide to the Pathology Report

Your Guide to Treatment

Overcoming Fears

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Cancer Care

Cancer Types

    Brain Tumors
    Developments in Breast Cancer Treatment
    Advancements in the Treatment of Colorectal Cancer
    Treating Head & Neck Cancer
    Treating Kidney Cancer
    Coping with Lung Cancer
    Caring for Your Bones with Lung Cancer
    Bone Health with Multiple Myeloma
    Treatment for Advanced Prostate Cancer
    Bone Health with Prostate Cancer
    Radiation Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Chemotherapy

    Cognitive Problems After Chemotherapy
    Combating Chemobrain: Keeping Your Memory Sharp
    Doctor, Can We Talk about Chemobrain?
    Understanding and Managing Chemo Side Effects
    Ways to Improve Concentration

Emotional & Financial Guides

    Caregivers Advice
    Coping with Cancer
    Coping During Holidays
    Financial Help
    Helping Children Understand Cancer
    Helping the Sibling(s) of a Child with Cancer
    Helping Teens when a Parent has Cancer
    Just Diagnosed
    Know Your Entitlements
    Living with Grief
    Medicare Part D
    Strengthening the Spirit
    Supporting a Newly-Diagnosed Loved One
    Young Adults with Cancer

Your Healthcare Team

    Your Doctor is Only the Beginning
    Communicating with Your Healthcare Team

Screening & Prevention

    Breast Cancer Early Detection
    Cancer Screening
    Colorectal Screening
    Healthy Eating
    Prostate Cancer Screening
    Safe in the Sun

Side Effects

    Controlling Cancer Pain
    Managing Diarrhea
    Managing Hair Loss
    Fatigue is a Medical Condition
    Finding New Ways to Cope with Fatigue
    Mouth Pain and Discomfort

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Cancer Research

Fact Sheets

    Breast Cancer
    Cervical Cancer
    Colorectal Cancer
    Lung Cancer
    Oral Cancer
    Ovarian Cancer
    Prostate Cancer
    Skin Cancer
    Testicular Cancer


Clinical Trials

Cancer Prevention Trials (National Cancer Institute - NCI)

Don't Be Afraid of Clinical Trials!  (CancerCare)

Providing Your Tissue (NCI)

Understanding Clinical Trials (The American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology - ASTRO)

What Participants Need to Know (NCI)

What Patients Need to Know (NCI)

What You Should Know (NCI)

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Hospice

After Care Giving Ends

Choosing Hospice Care

Guilt & Regret in Prolonged Illness

Helping Families Make Ethical Decisions During Prolonged Illness

Helping a Child Deal with Loss

Medicare Hospice Benefits

Myths About Dying

Myths About Grief

Myths About Pain

The Path to Wholeness

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Radiation Therapy

   (from The American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology,ASTRO)

Radiation Therapy Overview

Your Treatment Team

Treatment For:

    Breast Cancer
    Bladder Cancer
    Brain Cancer
    Colorectal Cancer
    Gynecologic Cancer
    Head & Neck Cancer
    Hodgkins Lymphoma
    Lung Cancer
    Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma
    Prostate Cancer
    Skin Cancer

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