National Cancer Institute Cancer Topics

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National Cancer Institute Cancer Topics

Description

This Web site offers patients and health professionals a variety of educational resources related to cancer. This site provides reliable information about cancer from the National Cancer Institute, Federal agencies, and other trusted sources. The site is updated regularly.

This site presents the following information regarding cancer:

  • Types of cancer
  • Treatment
  • Prevention, genetics, causes
  • Screening and testing
  • Coping with cancer
  • Support and resources
  • Terminology
  • Cancer library
  • Cancer health disparities
  • PDQ (Physician data query)

Developer:

National Cancer Institute

Funding Sources:

National Cancer Institute; National Institutes of Health; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2003
Original Summary: October 2003
Last Updated: 05/05/08

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