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Children

- What Is Cancer? - Nemours Foundation
- Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumors (PDQ): Tre - National Cancer Institute
- Unusual Cancers of Childhood (PDQ): Treatment - National Cancer Institute
- JAMA Patient Page: Cancer and Children - American Medical Association
- Rhabdomyosarcoma, Childhood Cancer - American Society of Clinical Oncology

Clinical Trials

- Cancer Studies at the National Institutes of Healt - National Cancer Institute
- NCI's Clinical Trials Cooperative Group Progr - National Cancer Institute
- ClinicalTrials.gov: Carcinoma - National Institutes of Health
- ClinicalTrials.gov: Neoplasms - National Institutes of Health
- Cancer Imaging Clinical Trials - National Cancer Institute
- Facts and Figures about Cancer Clinical Trials - National Cancer Institute
- If You Want to Find Ways to Prevent Cancer...Learn - National Cancer Institute
- Clinical Trials and Insurance Coverage - A Resourc - National Cancer Institute
- Should I Take Part in a Cancer Prevention Trial? - National Cancer Institute
- What Is a Clinical Trial? - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer Trials - National Cancer Institute
- Understanding Cancer Prevention Trials - National Cancer Institute

Diagnosis/Symptoms

- Computed Tomography (CT): Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- Interpreting Laboratory Test Results - National Cancer Institute
- Staging: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- Tumor Grade: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer Imaging - National Cancer Institute
- Testing Biopsy and Cytology Specimens for Cancer - American Cancer Society
- Tumor Markers - American Cancer Society
- Preparing for a Needle Aspiration Biopsy - National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center
- SPECT Scan (Single-Photon Emission Computerized To - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Clear Cell, Large Cell, Small Cell: What Do These - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Diagnosing Cancer: Common Tests, Biopsies and Exam - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Dictionaries/Glossaries

- Cancer: Medical Vocabulary - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Cancer.gov Dictionary - National Cancer Institute

Directories

- National Cancer Institute Cancer Centers Program - National Cancer Institute
- National Organizations That Offer Services to Peop - National Cancer Institute
- American College of Surgeons Approved Hospital Sea - American College of Surgeons
- Find a Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist - American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
- Find a Radiation Oncologist - American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
- Cancer Genetics Services Directory - National Cancer Institute
- Find Treatment Centers - American Cancer Society

Disease Management

- Follow-up Care: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute

Financial Issues

- Insurance Coverage of Clinical Trials - Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation

Genetics

- Genetics Home Reference: Cowden syndrome - National Library of Medicine
- Genetics Home Reference: Li-Fraumeni syndrome - National Library of Medicine
- Genetics Home Reference: Peutz-Jeghers syndrome - National Library of Medicine
- Cancer Genetics Overview (PDQ) - National Cancer Institute
- Genetic Testing for Cancer: Pros and Cons - National Cancer Institute
- Genes and Disease: Cancers - National Center for Biotechnology Information

Health Check Tools

- What's Your Cancer Risk? - Harvard Center for Cancer Prevention

Law and Policy

- Advance Directives - National Cancer Institute
- States That Require Health Plans to Cover Patient - National Cancer Institute
- Understanding the Approval Process for New Cancer - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer Legislative Information - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Men

- What Do You Know about Men's Health? Cancer i - National Women's Health Information Center

National Institutes of Health

- Cancer Information Sources - National Cancer Institute
- Guide to National Cancer Institute Information Res - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- What You Need to Know about Cancer: An Overview - National Cancer Institute
- Understanding Cancer - National Cancer Institute

Newsletters/Print Publications

- National Cancer Institute News Center - National Cancer Institute

Nutrition

- Nutrition in Cancer Care (PDQ) - National Cancer Institute

Organizations

- National Cancer Institute -
- American Cancer Society -
- National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and -
- Your Cancer Risk: The Source on Prevention - Harvard Center for Cancer Prevention

Other Languages

- Asian Language Materials - American Cancer Society

Overviews

- Understanding Cancer: A Basic Overview - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Prevention/Screening

- Cancer: Early Detection - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Everything Doesn't Cause Cancer: Facts on Pre - American Institute for Cancer Research
- Cancer Prevention Overview (PDQ) - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer Screening Overview (PDQ) - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer Prevention and Control - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Eliminate Disparities in Cancer Screening &amp - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Office of Minority Health
- Preventing Cancer: 6 Steps - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Related Issues

- Cancer Information Service: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- Psychological Stress and Cancer - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer Clusters - National Cancer Institute
- How to Find a Doctor or Treatment Facility If You - National Cancer Institute
- Understanding Prognosis and Cancer Statistics - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer: After Treatment - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Smoking Cessation and Continued Risk in Cancer Pat - National Cancer Institute
- When Cancer Recurs: Meeting the Challenge - National Cancer Institute
- Obesity and Cancer - National Cancer Institute
- Patient Navigator Research Program: Questions and - National Cancer Institute
- Questions and Answers: Physical Activity and Cance - National Cancer Institute
- Infections in Individuals with Cancer - American Cancer Society
- Health Disparities: Minority Cancer Awareness - National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
- Remission: What Does That Mean? - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Fever during Cancer Treatment: Don't Wait It - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Fertility and Cancer: What to Know before You Begi - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Three Good Reasons to See a Dentist Before Cancer - National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
- List of Cancer-Causing Agents Grows - National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Toxicology Program

Research

- Heterocyclic Amines in Cooked Meats - National Cancer Institute
- Formaldehyde and Cancer: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- Heart Outcomes Prevention Evaluation Study Extensi - National Cancer Institute
- New Finding Points to Method for Detecting Thousan - National Cancer Institute
- Questions and Answers: Proteomics and Cancer - National Cancer Institute
- Studies Find No Evidence That SV40 Is Related to H - National Cancer Institute
- Do Fruits and Veggies Protect against Cancer? - American Cancer Society
- Full-Body CT Scans: Too Much Radiation? - American Cancer Society
- Cancer Vaccines: Training the Immune System to Fig - Food and Drug Administration
- Gene Silencing Studies Yield Potential New Class o - National Institute of General Medical Sciences
- Scientists Establish Database of Genes Associated - National Cancer Institute
- Study Demonstrates Gene Expression Microarrays Are - National Cancer Institute

Seniors

- Cancer Facts for People over 50 - National Institute on Aging

Specific Conditions

- Cancer of Unknown Primary Origin - National Cancer Institute
- Metastatic Cancer: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- Extragonadal Germ Cell Tumors (PDQ): Treatment - National Cancer Institute
- Carcinoma of Unknown Primary (PDQ): Treatment - National Cancer Institute
- What Is Cancer of Unknown Primary? - American Cancer Society
- Occupational Cancer - National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
- Heart Tumors - InteliHealth
- Paraneoplastic Syndromes - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Statistics

- Cancer Incidence and Mortality Report Shows Prosta - National Cancer Institute
- Questions and Answers: Annual Report to the Nation - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer Statistics for 2005 - American Cancer Society
- State Cancer Burden Data - National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
- Screening to Prevent Cancer Deaths - National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
- FASTATS: Cancer - National Center for Health Statistics
- Cancer Statistics - National Cancer Institute

Teenagers

- Cancer Basics - Nemours Foundation

Treatment

- Radiation Therapy for Cancer: Questions and Answer - National Cancer Institute
- Gene Therapy for Cancer: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- Hyperthermia in Cancer Treatment: Questions and An - National Cancer Institute
- Angiogenesis Inhibitors in the Treatment of Cancer - National Cancer Institute
- Lasers in Cancer Treatment: Questions and Answers - National Cancer Institute
- Cancer: Choosing a Treatment Program - American Academy of Family Physicians
- What Drug Is Used to Treat a Disease? - Food and Drug Administration
- Biological Therapies - National Cancer Institute
- Radiation Therapy and You: A Guide to Self-Help du - National Cancer Institute
- Newly Approved Cancer Treatments - National Cancer Institute
- Treating and Preventing Cancer with Vaccines - National Cancer Institute
- Adjuvant Therapy: Extra Treatment to Keep Cancer f - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Surgery: Physically Removing Cancer - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Ending Your Cancer Treatment: How to Decide When t - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation (RFA) - Society of Interventional Radiology