Other Helpful Sites

For information on patient care and support, new research, the latest articles on colorectal cancer and its treatment, we find the following websites are excellent resources.

Wellspring  
A network of centres that provide emotional and psychological support, free of charge, to individuals and families living with cancer.
http://www.wellspring.ca/

The Cleveland Clinic
They have a free, online test to assess your risk factors for developing colon cancer. The website also has good solid information on colon cancer and its treatment and various drug therapies.
http://digestive.ccf.org/scores/go

Familial Gastrointestinal Cancer Registry
A family study centre at Mount Sinai Hospital for rare inherited colorectal cancer syndromes. Established in 1980, this Registry provides info for FAP and polyposis syndromes to affected families across Canada and news about research advances.
http://www.zanecohencentre.com/fgicr