Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association
This Web site has been created and is maintained by thyroid cancer survivors. It maintains current information about thyroid cancer and support services available to people at any stage of testing, treatment, or lifelong monitoring for thyroid cancer, as well as their caregivers.

Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer Support Group
This is an awesome resource for ATC. The support group is organized by Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association. Here you can directly communicate with several ATC survivors who will share names and phone numbers of doctors that treated them. People describe this support group as a "pot of gold".

Sleep and Cancer

Sleep Help Institute offers some really good information about sleep and cancer and points out that knowing how sleep is tied to cancer is important for reducing your cancer risk, and for learning how to make sleep problems during treatment more tolerable.Some of the topics include, sleep deprivation, sleep apnea, sleep problems associated with cancer, and then several tips for better sleep for cancer patients.
contains a lot of useful information about sleep in general. It also contains a page dedicated to sleep and cancer. While lack of sleep itself doesn't cause cancer, there are certain sleep disorders that researchers believe may increase the risk of cancer. There are several studies referenced on this page and you will also find several tips for cancer patients for getting better sleep.


Additional Notes
Miscellaneous information related to cancer, including survival stories, books, and the latest treatments being evaluated to cure cancer.

Cancer Dictionary
Not sure what some of the medical terms mean? Check out this dictionary on the National Cancer Institute's Web site.

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