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- Cancer facts
- What is cancer?
- What are risk factors and causes of cancer?
- What are cancer symptoms and signs?
- What are the different types of cancer?
- What specialists treat cancer?
- How do health-care professionals diagnose cancer?
- How do physicians determine cancer staging?
- What is the treatment for cancer?
- Are there home remedies or alternative treatments for cancer?
- What is the prognosis for cancer?
- Is it possible to prevent cancer?
- Where can people find more information about cancer?
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Where can people find more information about cancer?
There are many ways a person can find more information about cancer, but if they have any immediate concerns about having cancer, their first source of information should be their doctor. In addition to the references listed at the end of this article, the following is a list of information sources that are well recognized as authorities for cancer information by most clinicians:
- American Cancer Society (http://www.cancer.org/Cancer/index)
- National Cancer Institute (http://www.cancer.gov/)
American Cancer Society. "Cancer Immunotherapy." Sept. 5, 2014.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "HPV Vaccination." Aug. 22, 2014.
National Cancer Institute. "Common Cancer Types." Mar. 21, 2014.
National Cancer Institute. "Cancer Statistics."
World Health Organization. "Cancer Mortality and Morbidity."