Useful Tips & Information

One of the goals of STTR is to provide resources and support for those impacted by cancer. 

To help identify tools and resources available for cancer patients, we have created the STTRconnect patient resources database of no- or low-cost resources.  You can search this site for support groups, financial assistance, and education. 

For information to help guide you through the daily stresses of facing a cancer diagnosis, we have included links below to articles to help cope with the emotional and physical challenges cancer can have on your life. 

Articles on coping with Cancer

Cancer Statistics and Facts

  • The Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program of the National Cancer Institute works to provide information on cancer statistics in an effort to reduce the burden of cancer among the U.S. population. Learn more about global cancer trends >
  • NCCN Guidelines for Patients by Cancer Type
    The National Comprehensive Cancer Network develops the standard guidelines for cancer treatment. These guidelines are the recognized standard for clinical policy in oncology and are the most comprehensive and most frequently updated clinical practice guidelines available in any area of medicine. Read the guidelines >