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American Cancer Society - Explore Research
National Cancer Institute's Cancer Facts Sheet
The NCI fact sheet collection addresses a variety of cancer topics, e.g. Cancer Type, Risk Factors and Possible Causes, Prevention, Detection/Diagnosis, Cancer Therapy, Support/Coping/Resources, Tobacco/Smoking Cessation, and Information Sources.

Learn About Cancer
American Cancer Society website with information on many types of cancers.

Understanding Cancer: The Complete Guide
The Mesothelioma Group’s in depth guide to understanding many aspects of cancer including diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, and coping

Self-Assessment Tools
Siteman Cancer Center
Risk assessment tools, fact sheets, and risk factors for bladder, breast, cervical, colon, kidney, lung, melanoma, ovarian, pancreatic, prostates, stomach, and uterine cancer.
Resources
American Cancer Society- Home Page
American Cancer Society- Help Near You
Enter your zip code and find local information about the resources and support networks in your area.
Calculate the Cost of Smoking
Smoking takes its toll on your health and your budget. Find out how much it is costing you to smoke.
CancerCare
Visit this site to find resources for anyone affected by cancer. Trained professionals are available to help people who have cancer as well as the community that supports them.
Chemotherapy.com
This site provides facts about cancer and chemotherapy as well tools for tracking your chemotherapy treatments. Information is also available about insurance and tax issues.
Coping with Cancer
Find tips on how to deal with concerns and side effects of all kinds of cancer. There is information for patients and health professionals.
The Great American Smokeout Challange
Find many resources to help yourself or someone you care about quit smoking.
Mesothelioma
The Mesothelioma Center is an up-to-date resource for all issues ranging from mesothelioma statistics to treatment options.

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