Books, Links, and More

We've compiled resources in both French and English, to give you the broadest possible range of available information. To see resources in French, click in the top right corner of the page.

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Diseases
ALS
Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer
This booklet provides information about metastatic breast cancer to those who have been diagnosed with the disease and may... read more...
Lymphoma Patient Resource
This resource manual has been developed for those diagnosed with a type of cancer called lymphoma by the Lymphoma Foundation... read more...
Making Cancer Less Painful: A Handbook for Parents
This 51 page booklet addresses pain assessment and management in children. Available in English. read more...
National Cancer Institute (U.S.)
The National Cancer Institute coordinates the National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports research, training, health... read more...
Nutrition and Lung Cancer
Many individuals diagnosed with lung cancer may experience fatigue, loss of appetite, weight loss, nausea, difficulty with... read more...
Pain Control: Support for People With Cancer
Pain Control is for people who have pain from cancer or from its treatment. Having cancer doesn’t mean you’ll have pain. read more...
Pain Relief: A Guide for People With Cancer
This booklet was written to help people with cancer and their families understand cancer pain and how it can be reduced. read more...
Palliative and End-of-Life Care: A Cancer System Performance Report
Palliative and End-of-Life Care: A Cancer System Performance Report provides data and insights from Canadian patients with... read more...
Palliative Care Toolkit for Aboriginal Communities
This free online tool kit was designed by Cancer Care Ontario, in collaboration with patients an families, to respond to... read more...
Pauktuutit's Cancer Glossary
Glossary containing 250 terms translated into 5 Inuktitut dialects, including the new single word to accurately describe... read more...