The informational resource links below provide access to a broad range of information about cancer prevention, support, risk factors, treatment, and statistics.
National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the primary U.S. public agency for cancer research. NCI conducts and supports research, training, health information distribution, and other programs related to the cause, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of cancer, rehabilitation from cancer, and the continuing care of cancer patients and the families of cancer patients. NCI also manages the Cancer Information Service (CIS), a national information and education network that is a free public service of the NCI. The CIS can be reached at 1-800-4-CANCER or by visiting the NCI website.
Research by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) uses state-of-the-art science and technology to investigate the interplay among environmental exposures, human biology, genetics, and common diseases to help prevent disease and improve human health. Learn more about how our environment can impact cancer risk.