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Free downloads of colorectal cancer publications

Short, simple guide to help understand the next steps if you or someone you know has just been diagnosed with colon or rectal cancer. From the American Cancer Society.

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A 48-page booklet designed to explain some of the medical terms doctors may use when talking about your cancer and help you keep track of the specifics of your colorectal cancer diagnosis and treatment plan. From the American Society of Clinical Oncology, a professional organization for physicians and oncology professionals caring for people with cancer.
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A 48-page booklet designed to explain some of the medical terms doctors may use when talking about your cancer and help you keep track of the specifics of your colorectal cancer diagnosis and treatment plan. From the American Society of Clinical Oncology, a professional organization for physicians and oncology professionals caring for people with cancer.
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This  Guide provides information about staging for both cancers of the colon and the rectum; the various treatments available, including clinical trials; genomic and genetic testing;  managing side effects and maintaining follow-up care. Two survivors share their hopeful stories. From Fight Colorectal Cancer, a patient advocacy group sponsored by pharmaceutical companies.

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National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines for Patients are developed by the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of leading cancer centers across the United States devoted to patient care, research, and education. The Guidelines present information in an easy-to-learn format for people with cancer and those who support them and explain the cancer care options likely to have the best results.

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National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines for Patients are developed by the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of leading cancer centers across the United States devoted to patient care, research, and education. The Guidelines present information in an easy-to-learn format for people with cancer and those who support them and explain the cancer care options likely to have the best results.

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American Cancer Society. American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts & Figures for African American/Black People 2022-2024.

American  Association for Cancer Research: Cancer Disparities Research Report 2020

American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts & Figures for Hispanics/Latinos 2018-2020. Atlanta: American Cancer Society, 2018