Coping and Well Being

The Bone and Cancer Foundation

www.BoneAndCancerFoundation.org
212.509.5188
An information resource for patients and healthcare professionals on the treatment of bone cancer and bone metastases.

Cancer Care

www.cancercare.org
800.813.HOPE (4673)
Offers links to PDF publications on the topic of coping with cancer.

Cancer.Net

www.cancer.net
888.651.3038
Includes articles on caregiving as well as emotional and physical responses to diagnosis.

Caring 4 Cancer

www.caring4cancer.com
Addresses emotional and spiritual well-being as well as end-of-life issues.

Compass

www.CompassSupportProgram.com
An online resource on bone metastases created by Novartis Oncology, makers of ZOMETA.

National Cancer Institute (NCI)
National Institute of Health (NIH)

www.cancer.gov
800.4.CANCER (1.800.422.6237)
Explains how to cope with the physical and emotional side effects of diagnosis.

Mayo Clinic

www.mayoclinic.com
Outlines eleven tips for coping from the Mayo Clinic.

Stanford Medicine Cancer Center

cancer.stanford.edu
650.723.4268
Lists practical ways for cancer patients to cope as well as advising parents how to comfort children who have been diagnosed.