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Resource Guide for Lung Cancer

RESOURCES

Address:
1599 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30329
Phone:
1-800-ACS-2345 (1-800-227-2345)
Internet address:
http://www.cancer.org/
Description of services provided:
The American Cancer Society provides information and support to patients with lung cancer and their families through a network of local chapters. The society supports cancer-related research. It takes an active approach to teaching people ways to reduce the risk of developing cancer.

RESOURCES

Address:
55 W. Wacker Drive
Suite 1150
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone:
1-800-LUNGUSA
Internet address:
http://www.lungusa.org/
Description of services provided:
The American Lung Association has a comprehensive website covering all matters relating to lung cancer and other lung diseases. Its mission is to prevent lung disease and promote lung health.

RESOURCES

Address:
NCI Public Inquiries Office
6116 Executive Boulevard
Room 3036A
Bethesda, MD 20892-8322
Phone:
1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
Internet address:
http://www.cancer.gov/
Description of services provided:
The National Cancer Institute provides information about lung and other cancers. The Institute funds research related to cancer, and this site includes information about clinical trials.

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