American Cancer Society: Leukemia - The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.
Also in Spanish.
Cancer.Net: Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL) - This is the patient information Web site of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). It is designed to help patients and families make informed health-care decisions. Also in Spanish.
Additional links to leukemia information include:
- Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Also in Spanish
- B-Cell Leukemia
- Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Also in Spanish
- Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) Also in Spanish
- Eosinophilic Leukemia
- T-Cell Leukemia
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: Leukemia - The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families. You will find information on the disease, support services and current medical news at this informative site. Free booklet, videos and webcasts will be found under the Education Resources link.
Leukemia Research Foundation - This foundation's mission is to conquer leukemia, lymphoma, and myelodysplastic syndromes by funding research into their causes and cures, and to enrich the quality of life of those touched by these diseases. A wealth of information can be found at this site on the disease and patient support. You can also locate a local chapter.
Macmillan Cancer Support: Leukaemia - This UK based organization helps with all the things that people affected by cancer want and need. Here you’ll find information on the diagnosis and treatment of the different types of leukemia.
Mayo Clinic: Leukemia - This site provides access to the experience and knowledge of the more than 2,000 physicians and scientists of Mayo Clinic.
MedlinePlus: Leukemia - 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.
Merck Manual Consumer Version: Leukemia - An overview on the diagnosis and treatment of leukemia can be found at this site.
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN): Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia- NCCN resources aim to assist patients and their caregivers with overcoming the challenges related to cancer. The goal of this book is to help you get the best cancer treatment.
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OncoLink: Leukemia - OncoLink provides cancer resources for patients and health care professionals.
Interactive Tutorials / Videos
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - The official YouTube channel of the LLS has videos focused on blood cancer research and education.
Leukemia Statistics - This video is a part of the National Cancer Institute's Did You Know? video series.