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We have selected some related information that may also be helpful to you. These materials may be ordered from
our toll-free number, 1-800-ACS-2345.
After Diagnosis: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Breast Cancer Dictionary (also available in Spanish)
Breast Cancer Treatment Guidelines for Patients (available in Spanish)
Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy (also available in Spanish only through the toll free number)
For Women Facing Breast Cancer
Sexuality For Women and Their Partners
The following books are available from The American Cancer Society. Call us at 1-800-ACS-2345 to ask about
costs or to place your order.
A Breast Cancer Journey: Your Personal Guidebook, Second Edition
Caregiving: A Step-By-Step Resource for Caring for the Person with Cancer at Home
National Organizations and Web Sites*
Encore Plus Program of the YWCA
Office of Women's Health Initiatives
Telephone: 1-800-454-5400 or 202-467-0801
Call to find a program in your area.
National Breast Cancer Coalition
Telephone: 1-800-622-2838 or 202-296-7477
Internet Address:
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Telephone: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
TTY: 1-800-332-8615 Internet Address:
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Telephone: 1-800-IM-AWARE (1-800-462-9273)
Internet Address:
Y-ME National Breast Cancer Hotlines
Telephone: 1-800-221-2141 (English), 1-800-986-9505 (Spanish)
Internet Address:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) DES Update
Telephone: 1-888-232-6789
Internet Address:
*Inclusion on this list does not imply endorsement by the American Cancer Society.
The American Cancer Society is happy to address almost any cancer-related topic. If you have any more
questions, please call us at 1-800 ACS 2345 at any time, 24 hours a day.