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Leukemia Web Resources

Leukemia Overview

Definition of Leukemia
All YOU Need to Know about Leukemia
        En Espanol

Leukemia Overview from the Mayo Clinic

Acute versus Chronic Leukemia

Living with Leukemia

Cancer Dictionaries

Simplified Dictionary of Cancer Terms
More Technical Cancer Dictionary

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


A number of articles on the prevention of Leukemia and other childhood cancers

Interpreting Laboratory Results
Tumor Markers Q&A


Treatment Overview from the National Cancer Institute
        Watchful Waiting
        Targeted Therapy
        Biological Therapy
        Radiation Therapy
        Stem Cell Transplant

Treatment Options from the MD Anderson Cancer Center

Overview of Chemotherapy
    Chemotherapy Side Effects Fact Sheet
Article: Overview of Radiation Therapy
    Radiation Therapy Side Effects Fact Sheet

Eating Hints for Cancer Patients


The Basics of Caregiving from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
        Long Distance Caregiving
Leukemia Management from EverydayHealth.com

Caregiving Tips for Leukemia and Lymphoma

Article: Caregiver Q&A

Support Groups

General Cancer Support
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

Leukemia-Specific Support
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Sources of Support
Sources of Support from the National Cancer Institute

Leukemia Chat Room and Message Board

Support Groups from Leukemia-Cure.com

Clinical Trials

Leukemia Trials
Article: Green Tea Extract Shows Promise in Leukemia Trials

How Clinical Trials Work
    En Espanol
Clinical Trial Tutorial

Everything YOU Need to know to join a Clinical Trial

Search for Trials

Results of Recent Leukemia Trials (technical)

New Research

Leukemia Research Foundation Homepage
Research Information from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
A number of (technical) articles on the latest Leukemia research

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