Colon Cancer Resources

 

American Cancer Society

Information and resources for patients, loved ones, caregivers, professionals and more.

American College of Gastroenterology

Representing digestive health specialists, ACG provides unbiased, up-to-date information for patients and the public.

American Gastroenterological Association

Dedicated to advancing the science and practice of gastroenterology. Members include physicians and scientists who research, diagnose and treat gastrointestinal tract and liver disorders.

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Promotes the highest standards for endoscopic training and practice, fosters research, recognizes contributions to the field of endoscopy, and is the foremost resource for endoscopic education.

Cancer Action Network

American Cancer Society’s advocacy arm works to make cancer issues a national priority.

Cancer Care

Free, professional support services for anyone affected by cancer.

Cancer.net

Oncologist-approved cancer information from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

COLONTOWN

Online community of more than 100 “secret” groups on Facebook for colorectal patients, survivors, and care partners.

Colorectal Cancer Alliance

Lead From Behind: An initiative and partnership with Actor Ryan Reynolds promoting a mission to make colon cancer famous. Connect with the organization’s members, call their helpline or get involved.

Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada

Canadian non-profit dedicated to increasing awareness, supporting patients and advocacy.

Fight Colorectal Cancer

Nonprofit advocacy organization that fights colorectal cancer through research, empowerment and access.

National Foundation for Cancer Research

Funds anti-cancer research to investigate the root causes of cancer in order to understand how to stop it.

National Institutes of Health

NIH scientists investigate ways to prevent disease as well as the causes, treatments, and even cures for common and rare diseases.

Prevent Cancer Foundation

Find out which cancers are most preventable and how to reduce your risk through screening and lifestyle choices.

Stand up to Cancer

Get involved, watch the TV special, read SU2C Magazine and more.

World Gastroenterology Organisation

A non-profit federation of over 100 national societies representing more than 50,000 members worldwide.