International Union Against Cancer, Switzerland.
Statistics from all over the world.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre:
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre,
USA. Prevention and Detection, treatment information, research. How to
make an appointment.
American Cancer Society: www.cancer.org
American Cancer Society, USA. Covers information
on common cancers in a drop down menu.
Tata Memorial Hospital:
India's premier hospital for cancer prevention, treatment, education and research
Indian Bone Marrow Registry: http://www.mdrindia.org
India now has a Bone marrow registry in which you can search donors for
unrelated bone marrow/peripheral stem cell transplants.
Mesothelioma is a rare cancer, only
affecting 2,000 – 3,000 patients a year. Although this number may be
small relative to other cancerous diseases, it is almost always 100%
fatal. Any individual or family that is diagnosed with or knows someone
with cancer deserves to have the best information and support available.
Mesothelioma Guide reaches out to provide up-to-date support to
mesothelioma patients and family members to increase mesothelioma
Pleural mesothelioma guide:
Pleural mesothelioma is the most common type
of mesothelioma, a rare cancer that develops in the lungs. It is almost
solely caused by exposure to asbestos, which was used in everything in
children’s toys, house-hold insulation, and naval carriers before being
banned in most parts of the world. Unfortunately it is still widely used
in India. The website has up to date and comprehensive information about
Pleural Mesothelioma, with information ranging from a complete list of
symptoms, to treatment options, and steps to take after a diagnosis.
This group provides the latest up-to-date free information and
support, focused on helping people learn the dangers of Asbestos and
Mesothelioma. They are a part of the Community Outreach team at the
Mesothelioma group who We support The American Cancer Society,
Cancercare, and Cancer Research Institute. This organization reaches out
to provide up-to-date support to mesothelioma patients. Mesothelioma is
a rare cancer, only affecting 2,000 to 3,000 patients a year. The
Mesothelioma Group believes that any individual diagnosed with cancer
deserves to have the best information and support available.
The Current Oncology website is a portal through which health
professionals of all levels gain access to articles and information
covering the broad field of oncology. Established in 1994, Current
Oncology is a Canadian based and internationally distributed journal which
represents a multidisciplinary medium, encompassing health care workers in
the field of cancer therapy and whose aim is to report upon and to review
progress in the management of all areas of this disease.
Created by Lorraine
Kember, covering her experiences in nursing her husband who suffered from
pleural mesothelioma, sharing her knowledge and experience regarding
Anticipatory Grief, Pain Management and Symptom Control, Chemotherapy,
Palliative Care and Dying at home, excerpts and poems from her personal
diary, in the hope of bringing inspiration and strength to others.
Detailed information, Doctor's recommendations, Book excerpts and Reviews,
plus reader's letters.
Gastrointestinal Stromal :
The website of a
group dedicated to support, outreach and education for Gastrointestinal
Stromal Tumor patients, their families and friends as well as ongoing
research for a cure.
Indian Cancer Org: www.indiacancer.org
A network of organisations,
cancer centres, professionals, NGOS, volunteers and public dedicated to
the patients who fought with courage, doctors who treated with compassion,
families who shared the joy and sorrow, the community who supported wholeheartedly
in this unending crusade against cancer.
The Diet Channel:
The Diet Channel provides a wealth of professionally written,
unbiased, authoritative information and support for people interested in
managing their diets for a wide variety of medical reasons, including
those looking to reduce the risk of cancer and other chronic diseases.
The Cord Blood Center:
www.cordbloodbanking.com provides relevant information on cord
blood, banking options and emerging research, to make the best decision
possible for your family. This organization promotes awareness for
current and future stem cell treatments, and they are committed to being
the most comprehensive and up-to-date resource available for mothers and
families considering cord blood. Their sister website
CordBloodGuide.com also offers the simplest, most easy-to-read
resource for expecting parents on cord blood banking and the benefits of
donating your child’s umbilical cord blood.