If you have trouble viewing this newsletter, please visit: http://www.oncolink.org/enews/
OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
March, 2008OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter Sponsored by Sanofi-Aventis
In this Issue

Did You Know... The Facts Lymphedema?

OncoLink Editors' Choice: The National Lymphedema Network (NLN) is an internationally recognized non-profit organization founded in 1988 to provide education and guidance to lymphedema patients, health care professionals and the general public by disseminating information on the prevention and management of primary and secondary lymphedema.

March is also Lymphedema Awareness Month. The National Lymphedema Network (NLN) is celebrating- 20 years of supporting people with lymphedema through guidance, education, research and advocacy. Read our exclusive interview with Saskia R.J. Thiadens, RN, who opened the first lymphedema clinic in the United States in 1987 and has been a tireless advocate for the advancement of lymphedema therapy ever since.

Patient Advocate Foundation's Colorectal CareLine offers financial aid through the Financial Aid Fund for those diagnosed with colorectal cancer who need financial assistance.

OncoLink Ask the Cancer Expert Ask The Experts
This is your chance to "Ask the Experts" everything you've always wanted to know about types of cancer, treatments and side effects.


OncoLink Poll OncoLink Monthly Poll
If you had surgery to remove lymph nodes (including sentinel node biopsy), did your healthcare team talk to you about lymphedema prevention?


OncoLink en espanol Oncolife en espanõl

 

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

OncoLink Lung Cancer Awareness MonthMarch is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month . For more information please see our comprehensive cancer resource for your concerns about colorectal cancer prevention, risk, colorectal cancer screening, diagnosis, colorectal cancer treatment. Here you can find information on chemotherapy, radiation therapy, surgical oncology, and targeted therapies as well as the latest cancer news on support for colorectal cancer survivors and cancer research.

Please visit OncoLink's Colorectal Cancer Page, comprehensive cancer resource for your concerns about colorectal cancer prevention.


OncoLink Patient Guide: Prostate Cancer
OncoLink Patient Guide: Colorectal Cancer

New Colorectal Cancer Book Available from the Editors of OncoLink