Sarcoma

American Cancer Society: Soft Tissue Cancer - The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. For more information a particular type of sarcoma, click on the links below.

KidsHealth: Ewing Sarcoma - The Nemours Center for Children's Health Media is a nonprofit organization devoted to improving the health of children. Available in Spanish.

Kristen Ann Carr Fund - The Kristen Ann Carr Fund continues to seek out new opportunities to advance knowledge in the treatment of sarcoma and to support people and families whose lives are affected by cancer.

Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative - The Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative works to improve the quality of life for people with sarcoma around the world by funding research and publishing reports.

Life Raft - The Life Raft focuses on research, patient support, and awareness related to gastrointestinal stromal tumors.

Mayo Clinic: Sarcoma - This site provides access to the experience and knowledge of the more than 2,000 physicians and scientists of the Mayo Clinic.

MedlinePlus: Soft Tissue Sarcoma - 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. Available in Spanish.

National Cancer Institute: Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma - The NCI, established under the National Cancer Act of 1937, is the Federal Government's principal agency for cancer research and training. Available in Spanish.

Northwest Sarcoma Foundation - The Northwest Sarcoma Foundation provides support and educational resources t to patients and families and invests in sarcoma research.

OrthoInfo - The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons provides education and conducts research regarding orthopaedic oncology including various types of sarcoma.

Rhabdomyosarcoma - Boston Children's Hospital has a detailed overview about rhabdomyosarcoma in children including information about symptoms and treatments.

Sarcoma Alliance - The Sarcoma Alliance strives to improve the lives of people affected by sarcoma through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, guidance, education and support. 

SARC (Sarcoma Alliance for Research through Collaboration) - This is a non-profit organization dedicated to the development and support of research for the prevention, treatment, and cure of sarcomas.

Sarcoma Foundation of America - The Sarcoma Foundation of America focuses attention on sarcoma research through fundraising for research, advocacy activities, and communicating with patients and families.

TeensHealth: Types of Cancer Teens Get - Osteosarcoma, Ewing's Sarcoma, and Rhabdomyosarcoma are among the common cancers that affect teenagers.
 

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