Major Web-Based Resources

Prostate Cancer Caribbean suggests the web sites listed below as sources of detailed information about prostate cancer for newly diagnosed patients, prostate cancer survivors, and those unfortunate enough to have progressive disease.

There appear to be many more reliable, patient-oriented web services available in English than in other languages spoken in the Caribbean. If you are aware of other major web site that you think we should list, please tell us by using the Talk Back link.

Als Het Nederlands uw Moedertaal is Ga aan

If English is Your First Language

Prostate Cancer International also manages

  • The “New” Prostate Cancer InfoLink—a combination of reliable web-based information, a daily prostate cancer news service, a mentoring service (Ask Arnon, etc.), and a “social network” where patients, family members, advocates, and health-care professionals con discuss individual patient’s issues and the latest advances in diagnosis and treatment.

Prostate Cancer International has a partnership relationship with

  • Dr. Gerald Chodak’s ProstateVideos.com web site — on which you can see and listen to Dr. Chodak talk about many of the key issues faced by newly diagnosed patients and patients with progressive disease (some of the prostate cancer videos developed by Dr. Gerald Chodak for ProstateVideos.com can be accessed directly through The “New” Prostate Cancer InfoLink, or you can see them on the ProstateVideos.com web site).

You can also try one or more of the following sites:

  • The American Cancer Society also offers many educational, informational, and research-related services that impact prostate cancer
  • Cancer Backup in the UK provides extensive information about prostate cancer for patients and their family members
  • Malecare is a cancer support organization focused on offering help and assistance to gay men with prostate cancer and other cancers
  • Man to Man is the prostate cancer support group operation of the American Cancer Society.
  • The US National Cancer Institute offers a wide variety of research and educational initiatives related to prostate cancer
  • The Prostate Cancer Charity (based in the UK) offers a wide range of information and resources about prostate cancer and its management.
  • The Prostate Cancer Foundation is the world’s foremost private charity dedicated to funding advances in prostate cancer research, and was founded by “junk bond king” Michael Milken after he was diagnosed with prostate cancer in the 1990s
  • The Prostate Net is particularly intended to provide education and information for those impacted by health disparities — be they based on insufficient information, lack of access to care, socio-economics or race/ethnicity
  • The Prostate Cancer Research Institute (PCRI) is dedicated to educating patients and their families about prostate cancer
  • US Too International is the single largest US-based prostate cancer support organization, with chapters in every state. It also has affiliates outside the USA.
  • Yananow (You Are Not Alone Now) is a web site that offers information and mentoring services through a network of prostate cancer survivors.

Si le Français est Votre Langue Maternelle

Si el Español es su Lengua Materna

Content on this page last reviewed and updated November 29, 2008
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