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Brain and Nervous System Cancers

Brain and Nervous System Cancers


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Web SiteAlex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer
A unique foundation that evolved from a young cancer patient's front-yard lemonade stand to a nationwide fundraising movement to find a cure for pediatric cancer.

Web SiteNational Cancer Institute (NCI)
NCI provides detailed information about cancer research, various kinds of cancer, and living with cancer. Call: (800) 4-CANCER

OrganizationAmerican Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to preventing cancer, saving lives and diminishing suffering from cancer through research, education, advocacy, and service. Call:(800) ACS-2345

Web SiteOncoLink
OncoLink provides patients and professionals with cancer information, support, and resources.

Web SiteCureSearch for Children's Cancer
CureSearch for Children's Cancer supports and sponsors research and treatment for childhood cancers.

OrganizationChildren's Brain Tumor Foundation (CBTF)
The CBTF funds research on pediatric brain tumors and provides resources, newsletters, and a support group for parents.

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