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Bladder Cancer Web Resources

Bladder Cancer Overview

Everything YOU Need to Know about Bladder Cancer

Simplified Overview (American Cancer Society)
    Portugues
    En Espanol
Detailed Overview (American Cancer Society)
    En Espanol

Overview and Patient Information from Mass General

Cancer Dictionaries

Simplified Dictionary of Cancer Terms
More Technical Cancer Dictionary

Dictionary of Cancer Drugs (cancer.gov)
Drug Guide from the American Cancer Society

Screening

Bladder Cancer Risk Factors (including, of course, smoking)
Tumor Marker Q & A
Interpreting Laboratory Results

Treatment

Treatment Overview from the National Cancer Institute
    Surgery Overview
    Chemotherapy Overview
    Biological Therapy Overview
    Radiation Therapy Overview
Treatment Overview from WebMD

Treatment on Cape Cod
Treatment at Dana Farber Cancer Center
Treatment at Mass General

Follow-Up Care

Alternative Treatment
Complementary and Alternative Treatment (cancercenter.com)
Alternative Treatments (Mayoclinic.com)

Nutrition Tips for Bladder Cancer Patients

Caregivers

Online Support Forum for Bladder Cancer Caregivers

Discharge Care Caregiver Guide
Aftercare Caregiver Guide
Inpatient Caregiver Guide
  
All En Espanol

Support Groups

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
    En Espanol
American Cancer Society Cancer Survivor's Network

Cancer Support Groups on the Cape
    Monthly Calendar of Cape Cod Support Groups

Support For Teens

Sources of Support in the Fight against Bladder Cancer
Support from the American Bladder Cancer Society
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

Clinical Trials

Taking Part in Cancer Research
How Clinical Trials Work
    En Espanol
Clinical Trial Tutorial

Everything YOU Need to know to join a Clinical Trial


Search for Trials
    cancer.gov
    clinicaltrials.gov
    trialcheck.com

Bladder Cancer Clinical Trial Matching through the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

Description of Current Trials
    General Description of Trials
    Trials at Mass General Hospital
    Trials at Dana Farber Cancer Center

New Research

Results of Recently Concluded Bladder Cancer Clinical Trials
What's New in Bladder Cancer Research

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