Cancer Support Groups

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Cancer Support Groups

List of nonprofit organizations

International

1) National Cancer Institute
Cancer Information Service (CIS)
To speak with a CIS information specialist:
Tel: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. local time, Monday through Friday
TTY: 1-800-332-8615
To get assistance on line: http://cancer.gov/cis
Click on the Live Help link between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Eastern time.

2) Cancer Care, Inc.
National Office
275 Seventh Avenue New York, NY 10001
Tel: 1-800-813-HOPE (1-800-813-4673)
Fax: 212-719-0263
Website: http://www.cancercare.org

3) National Cancer Institute
Building 31, Room 10A03
31 Center Drive, MSC 2580
Bethesda, MD 20892-2580
Phone: 1-800-422-6237
Fax: 1-301-402-0894
Website: nci.nih.gov

4) American Cancer Society
American Society of Clinical Oncology
1900 Duke Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 1-703-299-0150
Fax: 1-703-299-1044
People Living with Cancer - An ASCO Web Site
Web site:peoplelivingwithcancer.org

5) ACS National Headquarters
1599 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329-4251
Phone: 1-404-816-7800 or 1-800-227-2345
Website: http://www.cancer.org

6) National Cancer Information Center
To speak with a cancer information specialist:
Tel: 1-800-ACS-2345 (1-800-227-2345)

7) Cancer Care, Inc.
275 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 1-800-813-HOPE
Fax: 1-212-719-8495
Website: cancercare.org

8) Cancer Research Foundation of America
1600 Duke Street, Suite 110
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 1-800-227-CRFA or 1-703-836-4412
Fax: 1-703-836-4413
Website: preventcancer.org

9) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Office of Program and Policy Information
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control

4770 Bulford Highway, NE, Mail Stop K64
Atlanta, GA 30341-3717
Phone: (888) 842-6355
Fax: (770) 488-4760
E-mail: cancerinfo@cdc.gov
Website: cdc.gov/cancer/nbccedp

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Hello I’m the son of a Cancer patient. I’ve 2 boxes of Inj Iscador available for cancer treatment which I could not use for my father. Iscador is a recognized therapy for Cancer treatment to balance the side effects of Chemo and other standard treatment options. Researched and manufactured in Europe, the Injections are normally prescribed by most Cancer specialist Homeopaths and a few Oncologists. These injections have to be taken regularly over a period of 2-3 months for the desired effects. But one can consult a fellow Homeopath for the exact medications. In India, these inj have to be imported from Waleda and are available only at a few select places. The available medications are 2 boxes each of Iscador Q Series 0 and 1 @ Rs. 4500/- per box. Please read : http://www.iscador.com for more details. Also consult Dr. Kasad [Mumbai] or Dr. Navneet Rastogi (Delhi) for more info. Mail me : sniphadkar@gmail.com for more details

I want to start a cancer support group here at a village near Madurai, to conduct free medical check-ups, guide cancer patients like where they to go for treatment, whom to contact, how to go there, where they can get free treatment or where assistance could be got etc. Those who are already doing this kind of help to cancer patients can please guide me how to run a similar cancer support group in this village near Madurai. Please contact Gurumoorthi, thanks.

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We are a group of anti- cancer healers and counsellors , our mission being , allow the fullest co-operation of the patient with the Specialists/Physicians for reducing the side-effects, reduce pains , ease digestion etc. All that we need is a photogragh of the patient and theh details of treatments and updations to our mail i d. Don belive us until you see the effects of our hard work . 'Service to patients with big C is service to God ' our motto .

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my dad has been diagonised with stage 3 lung cancer he is undergoing radiation n chemo he is 63 years,please give me some tips about what has to be done treatment was started on 2nd august 2010.

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What are the side effects that occur as a result of the new treatment/ drug

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