Cancer Pain Management

American Cancer Society: Pain Control - The American Cancer Society provides this comprehensive guide for people with cancer and their families.

American Pain Foundation - The American Pain Foundation is an independent nonprofit organization serving people with pain through information, advocacy, and support.  This site provides access to a "Pain Information Library" and the Foundation's publications.

HealthyNJ: Pain - You can access links to recommended Web sites and New Jersey resources here.

Macmillan Cancer Support: Controlling Cancer Pain - This UK based organization helps with all the things that people affected by cancer want and need.  Learn about the causes of pain and how to control it here.

MayoClinic: Cancer Pain, Relief is Possible - This site provides access to the experience and knowledge of the more than 2,000 physicians and scientists of Mayo Clinic.

MedlinePlus: Pain - Developed by the National Library of Medicine, this consumer health site directs the user to selected online resources on many common diseases, conditions, and concerns.
Also in Spanish.

National Cancer Institute: Pain Control - The NCI is the Federal Government's principal agency for cancer research and training. This booklet will show you how to work with your doctors, nurses, and others to find the best way to control your pain.
Also in Spanish.

Oncology Channel: Cancer Pain - Developed and monitored by board-certified physicians, oncologychannel provides comprehensive, trustworthy information about tumors, types of cancer, and cancer treatments.


Interactive Tutorials / Videos

Pain Control - National Cancer Institute - The NCI brings you this video that offers information on how to control your cancer-related pain symptoms.

December 2013