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Lymph Notes

Type: 
Web site
Description: 

LymphNotes.com is an online information resource for people with lymphedema, or at risk of developing it, and the family, friends, and therapists who care for them. The website features information about lymphedema, resources for finding lymphedema treatment, stories by and about people with lymphedema, a comprehensive glossary, and forums for online discussion.

Cancer survivors are at risk for developing secondary lymphedema if their treatment included surgery involving the removal of lymph nodes or radiation therapy that damaged or destroyed lymph nodes. For more information see Are you at risk for lymphedema?

Lymph Notes also publishes books for this market and has just released Living Well With Lymphedema.

Living Well With Lymphedema

Type: 
Book
Description: 

Living Well with Lymphedema is the comprehensive resource for those with, or at risk of developing, lymphedema. This easy-to-read, generously illustrated, 280 page book contains the information necessary to understand what is lymphedema, what causes it, how it is treated, self-management steps to control your condition, practical suggestions on how to master the emotional challenges that accompany living with a chronic condition, plus an illustrated guide to understanding the lymphatic system.

For more information see:
www.lymphnotes.com/pub.php/id/20/

Source: 
Lymph Notes
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Ann Ehrlich, Alma Vinje-Harrewijn, & Elizabeth McMahon, Ph.D.
Publish date: 
2005

Rare Adult Cancers & Pediatric Cancers

Type: 
Web site
Description: 

Our primary purpose is to disseminate information and provide support to all pediatric (childhood) cancer patients and adult rare cancer patients.

Rare Adult Cancers & Pediatric Cancers

Type: 
Support group
Description: 

Rare adult cancer & childhood cancer patients/survivors, & their caregivers/loved ones are welcome. We offer support, treatment information, cancer specific medical experiences, and physician/facility information.

Contact information: 
Green Valley AZ 85614 forums@rare-cancer.org

Immunocal by Immunotec Research Ltd.

Type: 
Web site
Description: 

Immunocal from Immunotec is clinically proven and guaranteed to do just that.

It is the result of many years of rigorous research by leading scientist Dr. Gustavo Bounous, conducted while he was a researcher at the world-renowned McGill University. The evidence supporting Immunocal's efficacy is so strong that the product is protected by numerous North American and international patents including a cancer-related one; a feat unparalleled by any other nutritional supplement.

I encourage you to browse our website and/or contact us for more information and research documents.

Illness & Healing, Images of Cancer

Type: 
Book
Description: 

This book contains beautiful and profound reproductions of Popes art and comments. Robert Pope was a HD patient and his work is distributed in Nova Scotia, Canada to doctors and nurses and patients as essential reading. Sadly Pope lost his battle but left a legacy in portrait that will impact the viewer as he reaches into his soul and shares his experiences on canvas. To say a picture speaks a thousand words is more than an apt description of this work. As a wife of a HD survivor, I am moved so deeply whenever I see Robert Pope's work and would highly recommend it to all.
slombard

Source: 
Robert Pope Foundation
Author/Speaker/Performer: 
Robert Pope
Publish date: 
1991

johninaustin

Type: 
Web site
Description: 

Exercise specialist and national trainer for breast cancer survivors. Rehabilitation seminars, techniques, and tools.

Cancervival

Type: 
Web site
Description: 

A neat website that is a place to meet and chat with cancer survivors world-wide

Patients Against Lymphoma

Type: 
Web site
Description: 

A great resource for lymphoma information and advocacy!!

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mayo clinic

Type: 
Web site
Description: 

this site has a lot of good info on new treatments for chronic pain as well as some good links to other sites dealing with chronic pain

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