Resources in Sweet Releaf

Support and Information

American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society website has information on learning about cancer, preparing for and coping with treatment, and providing support during treatment for patients and survivors of cancer, for family and friends of patients, and for the general public.

www.cancer.org/

Cancer Care

Cancer Care provides free assistance to people with cancer at any stage of illness. Services include information about cancer and treatment, counseling and support groups, referrals to other support services, and financial assistance (for medication, chemotherapy and radiation treatment).

www.cancercare.org/

Cancer.net

A patient-focused web site sponsored by the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Patients can find information on types of cancer, diagnosis and treatment, coping with illness, and advocacy resources.

www.cancer.net/

Gilda's Club

Gilda's Club is for men, women and children with cancer, and their families and friends. Every clubhouse offers support and networking groups, lectures and workshops, and social activities. All club programs are free.

www.gildasclub.org/

Survivorship A - Z

Survivorship A - Z offers practical, financial and legal information to people diagnosed with cancer, HIV/AIDS, and other life-changing conditions. The site summarizes government benefits and forms of insurance coverage, lists a step-by-step guide to managing finances, offers assistance in making employment decisions during treatment and illness, and guidelines for managing treatment, medications and pain.

survivorshipatoz.org/

The Wellness Community (TWC)

TWC provides free emotional support, education and hope to people with cancer and their loved ones. This site has links to all regional Wellness Communities, which host support groups, programs and activities.

www.thewellnesscommunity.org/

My Bridge 4 Life

My Bridge 4 Life is a wellness network designed to help patients, caregivers, supporters and individuals create a personalized wellness plan.

www.mybridge4life.com/

The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults

The Ulman Cancer Fund supports, educates and connects young adults, and their loved ones, affected by cancer.

www.ulmanfund.org/Home.aspx

The Mesothelioma Group

The Mesothelioma Group is a team of healthcare professionals, patient advocates, and communication specialists who have one goal: to lead the way in supporting and encouraging mesothelioma patients and their families. Here they provide an informative guide on understanding cancer.

www.mesotheliomagroup.com/understanding-cancer/

Mesothelioma Specialists

Mesothelioma Specialists focus on connecting patients with specialist doctors and Cancer Centers. They provide support for patients and family members by offering up-to-date information on the best treatment options.
Their team of experts provides vital services and financial assistance for patients seeking treatment.

www.mesotheliomaspecialists.org/

Mesothelioma Help

Mesothelioma Help provides a variety of information on Mesothelioma including access to local treatment centers and doctors, scholarships, real stories and testimonials of survivors, and allows visitors to directly contact a nurses.

www.MesotheliomaHelp.org

Public Health - HIV/AIDS

Public Health provides a list of free online resources meant to aid to professionals and students dedicated to treating and preventing HIV/AIDS.
including:
• Open access journals
• OpenCourseWare
• Research organizations
• Professional organizations
• Public awareness organizations

www.publichealth.org/resources/hiv-aids/

Treat Mesothelioma

Treat Mesothelioma is to guide mesothelioma patients and all those dealing with asbestos related cancers toward answers, care options, and free health solutions that improve their lives and everyone around them.

https://www.treatmesothelioma.org/

The Story of Multiple Sclerosis and Its Major Milestones

One of the diseases we often see musicians suffering from is Multiple Sclerosis. We know how excruciatingly debilitating the effects of MS can be, and would like to share with our supporters this article from Verywell, which notes major milestones that have been made in trying to understand and defeat the disease.

https://www.verywell.com/the-story-of-multiple-sclerosis-and-its-major-milestones-4129171

Consumer Safety

ConsumerSafety.org is a comprehensive resource offering safety guides for infants, families, patients and seniors, as well as publishing important health news, recalls and safety alerts.

consumersafety.org/
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