Cancer Sites for Kids

American Academy of Dermatology: Good Skin Knowledge - Check out the links to learn about your skin, hair, nails, and more.

Band-Aides & Blackboards - If you have a chronic illness, check out this site. You can find tips about being teased or read stories written by other kids.

Camp Kesem - Camp Kesem is a nationwide community, driven by passionate college student leaders, supporting children through and beyond their parent’s cancer.

Children's Page (MedlinePlus) - Learn about everything from how the body works to what happens when you go to the hospital. There are quizzes, games and lots of cool web sites for you to explore.

Children's Zone - Here you can find out about your body, medical tests, and learn from a health dictionary.

Kids' Health Problems (KidsHealth for Kids) - Look down the list until you find the links under the topic “cancer”.

SuperSibs - This site is for brothers or sisters of kids with cancer.


Interactive Tutorials / Videos

Cancer in My Family: My Anything but Ordinary Journey - Explore your feelings, worries, and questions about cancer.

The Cancer Game - You can fight cancer cells in this fun video game.

Mayo Clinic: Be Sun Smart - This short animated video reminds you to have fun outdoors, but be sure to take care of your skin health!

Paul and the Dragon - An animated movie about fighting cancer from the American Childhood Cancer Organization.

Remission2  - A fun game where kids can blast cancer, and at the same time learn about the disease.

YouTube Playlist: Kids with Cancer - A series of videos on kids diagnosed with cancer, curated by the Resource and Learning Center.

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