The Lymphoma Support Group of Ottawa
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Resources and Links

These resources are identified for information purposes only and are not intended as a substitute for medical care. Inclusion does not imply endorsement by the Lymphoma Support Group of Ottawa (LSGO).

Please note that sites based in the USA and other non-Canadian locations may discuss diagnostic and treatment options not available in Ontario.

Speakers' Presentations
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Books and Publications
  • A ‘Lymphoma and You’ guide, for patients living with Hodgkin's disease and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, is available through your healthcare provider.
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Patient Resource Booklet, request or download a copy through the Lymphoma Foundation Canada website.
  • Living with Lymphoma: A Patient's Guide, Elizabeth M. Adler and Michael R. Bishop, 2016 second edition available here: Living with Lymphoma: A Patient's Guide
  • 100 questions and answers about lymphoma, Peter Holman, Jodi Garrett, William Jansen, 2003.
  • Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas: making sense of diagnosis, treatment and options, Lorraine Johnston, 1999.
  • Understanding non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. CD ROM, 2001.
  • The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Program provides information about the programs and services at The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre, including printable leaflets and information sheets, such as "where to start" sheets, patient education calendars, etc.
  • Ninon Bourque Patient & Family Support & Resource Centre features all the literature from Canadian Cancer Society, Quit Smoking and cancer symptom management. The Centre also has two computers, which can be used for research. Location: Cancer Centre, North Tower
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Patient Help Services
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Lymphoma Related Sites
  • Lymphoma Foundation Canada provides information to patients, including details on new treatments and research, and support patient education workshops and seminars to help people understand and manage their disease.
  • Follicular Lymphoma Survival, Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma Cancer Treatment website provides up-to-date information for Follicular Lymphoma patients including details on clinical trials, new scientific information and scientific-based natural strategies on keeping Follicular Lymphoma in check. Registration fee is required to access this site. Some basic information is available without a fee.
  • Lymphoma Research Foundation: US largest lymphoma-focused voluntary health organization devoted exclusively to funding lymphoma research and providing patients and healthcare professionals with critical information on the disease. Lymphoma Research Foundation's mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by the disease.
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada is dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. The Society's mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
  • The Lymphoma Coalition is a non-profit, international network of lymphoma organizations and patient groups dedicated to raising awareness of lymphoma.
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma Education offers an Internet Mailing service dedicated to the exchange of information concerning Hodgkins disease.
  • NHL Cyber Family tells you everything you may want to know about non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, from what it is, how it is treated and diagnosed and much more.
  • Lymphoma Information Network features facts about all forms of lymphoma.
  • Lymphoma.com is a site for those seeking information on lymphoma: Hodgkin's disease and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
  • American Hematology Organization
  • Healthtalk Lymphoma Education offers web casts featuring question-and-answer sessions with acclaimed lymphoma specialists.
  • MedlinePlus US provides health information and other resources. Information is available on non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma and Hodgkin's Disease.
  • National Cancer Institute provides valuable cancer-related information of all kinds. For the general public, patients, and health professionals, we offer consumer-oriented information on a wide range of topics as well as comprehensive descriptions of our research programs and clinical trials. Information is available on non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
  • National Cancer Survivorship is a survivor-led cancer advocacy organization in the USA and a highly respected authentic voice at the federal level, advocating for quality cancer care for all Americans and empowering cancer survivors.
  • Neutropenia Support Network serves to increase awareness and understanding of neutropenia. Neutropenia is a blood disorder you don't often hear about, but it can affect anyone.
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Cancer Support and Information
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Treatment Information and Support
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