Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer
(MEDLINEplus)
Find tons of information on Breast Cancer on this government site. You will find videos, links to other websites, statistics and more.
https://medlineplus.gov/breastcancer.html
Breast Cancer
(Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation)
The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation advances research, education, screening, and treatment for breast cancer.
https://ww5.komen.org/
Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool
(National Cancer Institute)
A tool for women to use to find out if they are at risk for breast cancer.
https://www.cancer.gov/bcrisktool/
Breastcancer.org
A non-profit organization that provides up-to-date information about breast cancer. Its purpose is to help patients and their loved ones make sense about breast cancer so they make the best decisions for their lives.
http://www.breastcancer.org
Cancer
(Hands on Health-SC)
Read this for a general introduction to cancer. This section also includes links to many Web sites which focus on all aspects of cancer.
http://www.handsonhealth-sc.org/page.php?id=1022
Genetics Home Reference
(National Library of Medicine)
This Web site has "consumer information about genetic conditions and the genes responsible for those conditions." Help Me Understand Genetics explains the basics of genetics, how genes work, and how mutations or changes cause disorders. You can search by a specific condition or gene or browse the complete list. There are summaries for each genetic condition and gene included. This site is under development; the coverage and resources will continue to grow. Excellent illustrations, a glossary, and links to additional Web sites add to the usefulness of this site.
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/
Male Breast Cancer
(MEDLINEplus)
Links to sites which have been reviewed by librarians at the National Library of Medicine.
https://medlineplus.gov/malebreastcancer.html
Breast Cancer
(National Cancer Institute)
Breast Cancer Home Page from the National Cancer Institute has information about treatment, prevention, genetics, and causes, screening, and much more. Read What You Need To Know About Breast Cancer for information about detection, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
https://www.cancer.gov/types/breast
Young Survival Coalition
Young Survival Coalition (YSC) is an organization dedicated to the critical issues unique to young women diagnosed with breast cancer. Site provides resources, connections and outreach opportunities.
https://www.youngsurvival.org/

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