Helpful Links

The 4th Angel Mentoring Program The 4th Angel Mentoring Program
The Scott Hamilton CARES initiative at the Cleveland Clinic and its 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has walked the path of a cancer patient.
American Cancer Society American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based volunteer health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.
American College Of Surgeons American College of Surgeons
The American College of Surgeons is a scientific and educational association of surgeons that was founded in 1913 to improve the quality of care for the surgical patient by setting high standards for surgical education and practice.
American Medical Association American Medical Association
For over 160 years the American Medical Association has promoted scientific advancement, improved public health, and invested in the doctor and patient relationship. AMA History is a rich narrative of how this institution and its members play an important role in the development of medicine in the United States.
Cancer Care CancerCare
CancerCare provides free, professional support for anyone affected by cancer. You can speak to an oncology social worker, connect to support groups (online, over the phone, or in person), learn from leading oncology experts, read about cancer-related topics, and find financial help and resources.
Corporate Angel Network Corporate Angel Network
Corporate Angel Network is the only charitable organization in the United States whose sole mission is to help cancer patients access the best possible treatment for their specific type of cancer by arranging free travel to treatment across the country using empty seats on corporate jets.
Light Of Life Foundation Light of Life Foundation
The mission of the Light of Life Foundation is to improve the quality of life of thyroid cancer patients through educating the lay public and the medical community, and by promoting research to improve thyroid cancer care.
Medline Plus MEDLINEplus
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s website for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issued in an understandable language. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
National Cancer Institute The National Cancer Institute (NCI)
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which is one of 11 agencies that compose the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The NCI, established under the National Cancer Institute Act of 1937, is the Federal Government’s principal agency for cancer research and training.
National Institutes Of Health The National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIH’s mission is to seek fundamental knowledge about the nature and behavior of living systems and the application of that knowledge to enhance health, lengthen life, and reduce the burdens of illness and disability.
THANC Foundation The THANC Foundation
The Thyroid, Head and Neck Cancer Foundation is committed to supporting research and education in the early detection and treatment of thyroid and head and neck cancer, to advancing new therapies, and to alleviating the suffering and functional impairment of patients who undergo treatment.
Thyca ThyCa—Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association
ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association is a national non-profit 501(c)(3) organization of thyroid cancer survivors, family members, and healthcare professionals. They are dedicated to support, education, and communication for thyroid cancer survivors, their families and friends. They also sponsor Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month, year-round awareness activities, and thyroid cancer research fundraising and research grants.