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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
Please note that sites based in the USA and other non-Canadian
locations may discuss diagnostic and treatment options not available
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
Patient Help Services
Canadian Cancer Society’s Cancer Information Service. Provides general information in both English
and French. An information specialist contact is available through
email or phone toll-free at 1-888-939-3333 (TTY 1-886-786-3934).
- Lymphoma Canada Support has two types
of support programs. If you would like to speak to someone on a one-on-one basis, learn about their Peer
Mentoring Program. To talk and learn in a group setting, they have a list of support groups in your area.
- Leukemia & Lymphoma
Society of Canada Information Specialists. Speak one-on-one with a support person
who can assist you through cancer treatment, financial and social challenges and give accurate,
up-to-date disease, treatment and support information. Their service is available
in several ways. Telephone: 1-800-955-4572 (Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET),
live chat (Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET), or email.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada Support Resources. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of
Canada (LLSC) offers an array of services to patients and families touched by
Lymphoma Related Sites
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.
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.
& 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
Lymphoma Coalition is a non-profit, international network
of lymphoma organizations and patient groups dedicated to
raising awareness of lymphoma.
Lymphoma Education offers an Internet Mailing service
dedicated to the exchange of information concerning Hodgkins
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.
Information Network features facts about all forms of
is a site for those seeking information on lymphoma: Hodgkin's
disease and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Lymphoma Education offers web casts featuring question-and-answer
sessions with acclaimed lymphoma specialists.
US provides health information and other resources.
Information is available on non-Hodgkin's
Lymphoma and Hodgkin's
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
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.
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.
Cancer Support and Information
Treatment Information and Support