US Web Resources

American Cancer Society
This is the official web site for the American Cancer Society, which offers resources for cancer patients and their families, survivors, health information seekers, medical professionals and ACS supporters.
American Lung Association
National web site for the American Lung Association. Visit the site for resources and information on lung health.
Asbestos Do's and Don'ts for the Homeowner
Through www.drkoop.com, the EPA and the American Lung Association, here are helpful hints on dealing with asbestos in your home.
Asbestosis Information
From the Creighton University School of Medicine, general information on asbestosis and its effects.
Association of Cancer Online Resources
This cancer information system currently offers access to 143 electronic mailing lists and a variety of unique websites.
Cancer.gov Dictionary
National Cancer Institute's extensive dictionary for cancer-related topics.
Cansearch™ Navigator
National Coalition for Cancer Survivalists' step-by-step guide to cancer resources online.
Mesothelioma Center
The Mesothelioma Center online is dedicated to providing those who suffer from the lung cancer mesothelioma--also known as asbestos cancer--or from asbestosis, or who know someone who does, with the most up to date information and support.
National Cancer Institute
This web site from the National Cancer Institute offers extensive information on cancers, research programs and funding, clinical trials and more.
National Coalition for Cancer Survivalists, Clinical Trials Resources
Recommends organizations that offer clinical trials and gives an introduction to clinical trials, and the different types available.
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Visit the web site for the National Institute of Health's National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute for health information, scientific resources, news, and find out about studies seeking patients.
WebMD Live Chat Transcript: The Hazards of Asbestos
This Live Chat Transcript from WebMD details an online discussion of diseases associated with asbestos exposure

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