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Soy Safety
“Challenges in Design and Interpretation of Observational Research on Health Behaviors and Cancer Survival,” Journal of the American Medical Association; Vol. 302, No. 22; Dec. 9, 2009. Available at www.jama.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Soy Food Intake and Breast Cancer Survival,” Journal of the American Medical Association; Vol. 302, No. 22; Dec. 9, 2009. Available at www.jama.com or www.pubmed.gov

Breast cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4213.aspx

NCI’s breast cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast

 

A Bad Start
“Childhood Exposure to Secondhand Smoke and Functional Mannose Binding Lectin Polymorphisms are Associated With Increased Lung Cancer Risk,” Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention; Vol. 18, No. 12; December 2009. Available at cebp.aacrjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Alpha1-Antitrypsin Deficiency Carriers, Tobacco Smoke, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, and Lung Cancer Risk,” Archives of Internal Medicine; Vol. 168, No. 10; May 26, 2008. Available at www.archinternmed.com or www.pubmed.gov

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: www.tobaccofreekids.org

NCI’s Quitline: 1-877-44U-QUIT (1-877-448-7848)

Smokefree.gov: 1-800-QUITNOW (1-800-784-8669)

U.S. Public Health Service’s guidelines for treating tobacco use and dependence: www.surgeongeneral.gov/tobacco/treating_tobacco_use08.pdf (Adobe Acrobat Reader required)

 

Timing is Everything
“Physician Factors Associated With Discussions About End-of-Life Care,” Cancer; Vol. 116, No. 4; Feb. 15, 2010. Available at www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/28741/home or www.pubmed.gov

 

Too Scared to Not Get a Mammogram?
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s breast cancer screening recommendations: www.ahrq.gov/clinic/uspstf/uspsbrca.htm

Breast cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4213.aspx

NCI’s breast cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast

 

A Friend Indeed
Lotsa Helping Hands: www.lotsahelpinghands.com

 

Cancer and Community
Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes: www.crcfl.net

“How to Find a Support Group” on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4749.aspx

 

Taking the Lead
Skin cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page5229.aspx 

NCI’s melanoma webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/melanoma

Ovarian cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4233.aspx

NCI’s ovarian cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/ovarian

 

A Step (or Leap, or Jump, or Stretch) in the Right Direction
“Physical Activity and Male Colorectal Cancer Survival,” Archives of Internal Medicine; Vol. 169, No. 22; Dec. 14, 2009. Available at archinte.ama-assn.org or www.pubmed.gov

“The Colon Health and Life-Long Exercise Change Trial: A randomized trial of the National Cancer Institute of Canada Clinical Trials Group,” Current Oncology; Vol. 15, No. 6; December 2008. Available at www.current-oncology.com and www.pubmed.gov

“Physical Activity and Survival After Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis,” Journal of Clinical Oncology; Vol. 24, No. 22; Aug. 1, 2006. Available at jco.ascopubs.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Impact of Physical Activity on Cancer Recurrence and Survival in Patients With Stage III Colon Cancer: Findings from CALGB 89803,” Journal of Clinical Oncology; Vol. 24, No. 22; Aug. 1, 2006. Available at jco.ascopubs.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Physical Activity and Breast Cancer Survival,” Breast Cancer Research; Vol. 11, No. 5; Sept. 1, 2009. Available at breast-cancer-research.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Physical Activity and Survival After Breast Cancer Diagnosis,” Journal of the American Medical Association; Vol. 293, No. 20; May 25, 2005. Available at www.jama.com or www.pubmed.gov

Colorectal cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4242.aspx

NCI’s colon and rectal cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/colon-and-rectal

 

The Culture and Cancer of Rural Poverty
Appalachia Community Cancer Network: www.accnweb.com

Appalachian Regional Commission: www.arc.gov

Faith Moves Mountains: www.faithmovesmountains.org

Office of Rural and Community Health and Community Partnerships: www.etsu.edu/kellogg

“Evaluation of Educational Materials on Colorectal Cancer Screening in Appalachian Kentucky,” Preventing Chronic Disease; Vol. 3, No. 2; April 2006. Available at www.cdc.gov/pcd or www.pubmed.gov

“Appalachian Teen Smokers: Not on tobacco 15 months later,” American Journal of Public Health; Vol. 94, No. 2; February 2004. Available at ajph.aphapublications.org or www.pubmed.gov

 

Elephant Tales
Cancer Care for the Whole Patient: www.iom.edu/Reports/2007/Cancer-Care-for-the-Whole-Patient-Meeting-Psychosocial-Health-Needs.aspx

CancerCare: www.cancercare.org

Association of Oncology Social Work: www.aosw.org

 

The Molecules That Make Your Cancer Your Own
NCI factsheet on proteomics and cancer: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/detection/proteomics

NCI’s Clinical Proteomic Technologies for Cancer Initiative: proteomics.cancer.gov

The Human Proteome Organization: www.hupo.org

“Mass Spectrometry to Classify Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer Patients for Clinical Outcome After Treatment With Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors: A multicohort cross-institutional study,” Journal of the National Cancer Institute; Vol. 99, No. 11; June 6, 2007. Available at jnci.oxfordjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

 

American Eyewitness
Dorothea Lange: A life beyond limits, by Linda Gordon

Dorothea Lange: A photographer’s life, by Milton Meltzer

Restless Spirit: The life and work of Dorothea Lange, by Elizabeth Partridge

Daring to Look: Dorothea Lange’s photographs and reports from the field, by Anne Whiston Spirn

NCI’s esophageal cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/esophageal

“Verification and Unmasking of Widely Used Human Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Cell Lines,” Journal of the National Cancer Institute; Vol. 102, No. 4; Feb. 24, 2010. Available at jnci.oxfordjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Identification of Bona Fide Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Cell Lines,” Journal of the National Cancer Institute; Vol. 102, No. 4; Feb. 24, 2010. Available at jnci.oxfordjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

 

Cancer Screening Conundrum
“The Benefits and Harms of Mammography Screening: Understanding the trade-offs,” Journal of the American Medical Association; Vol. 303, No. 2; Jan. 13, 2010. Available at www.jama.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Screening for Breast Cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement,” Annals of Internal Medicine; Vol. 151, No. 10; Nov. 17, 2009. Available at www.annals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Numbers Needed to Decide,” Journal of the National Cancer Institute; Vol. 101, No. 17; Sept. 2, 2009. Available at jnci.oxfordjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Screening for Prostate Cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
recommendation statement,” Annals of Internal Medicine; Vol. 149, No. 3; Aug. 5, 2008. Available at www.annals.org or www.pubmed.gov

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: www.ahrq.gov/clinic/uspstfix.htm

American Cancer Society screening guidelines: www.cancer.org/docroot/ped/content/ped_2_3x_acs_cancer_detection_guidelines_36.asp

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: www.acog.org

 

Cancerblog
mAss Kickers: www.masskickers.com

Brain cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4224.aspx

NCI’s brain tumor webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/brain

 

Tackling a Rare Cancer
Chordoma Foundation: www.chordomafoundation.org

What Happens to a Donated Tumor?” CR magazine; Vol. 4, No. 3; Summer 2009. Available at www.CRmagazine.org