Support to help you along your ALK+ journey

You may come across questions throughout the course of your disease. Fortunately, there are many outlets and resources available to help you along the way. Find out more about some helpful materials, resources, and advocacy groups.

Advocacy Groups:

American Cancer Society http://www.cancer.org

Bonnie Addario Lung Cancer Foundation http://www.lungcancerfoundation.org/

Cancer Care http://www.cancercare.org

Cancer Support Community http://www.cancersupportcommunity.org/

Free to Breathe http://www.freetobreathe.org/

GRACE: Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education http://cancergrace.org

Lung Cancer Alliance https://www.lungcanceralliance.org/

Lung Cancer Foundation of America http://www.lcfamerica.org/

Lungevity https://www.lungevity.org/

Topics of Interest:

Information on ALK http://www.livingwithALK.com

Adjusting to cancer http://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/coping/adjusting-to-cancer

Coping http://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/coping

Glossary of cancer terms http://www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms

Questions to ask your doctor http://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/coping/questions

Information for Care Partners http://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/when-someone-you-love-has-advanced-cancer

Information on Clinical Trials https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?cond=alk&term=&cntry=&state=&city=&dist=

National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines https://www.nccn.org/patients/guidelines/cancers.aspx#nsclc

Additional Resources:

ALK Positive https://www.alkpositive.org

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