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Cancer Research UK
407 St John Street
Helpline: 0808 800 40 40
Admin phone number: 020 7242 0200
Cancer Research UK is the largest cancer research organisation in the world, outside the USA. We are the European leader in the development of new anti cancer drugs. We fund research on all aspects of the disease from its causes, to treatment and prevention.
We are also committed to producing high quality information for people affected by cancer, health professionals and the general public. We do this through our website, which includes patient information and news and resources, and through our range of health awareness leaflets.
If you have a question about cancer, and you are in the UK or Ireland, you can contact our team of specialist cancer information nurses using this form or by telephoning freephone 0808 800 40 40.
If you would like to talk to someone affected by cancer, share experiences or find information, you can visit our Cancer Chat forum.
22 Logie Mill
Beaverbank Business Park
Helpline: 0800 980 3332 (Freephone Mon to Fri, 9.00am to 5.00pm)
Phone: 0131 557 3332
Myeloma UK is dedicated to funding research, providing information and supporting those with myeloma. They produce booklets, which are available on their website, or they will send you an information pack. They can provide a list of myeloma support groups in the UK. They have an online discussion forum and myeloma TV.
The UK Myeloma Forum
This organisation does not have a patient forum, but works closely with Myeloma UK. The website has information about clinical trials that are taking place in the UK and guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of myeloma. This is really a site for researchers and doctors with an interest in myeloma, and much of the information is written in a very scientific way.
39 to 40 Eagle Street
Bloodwise is the new name for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research. They sponsor research into leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma. They also provide patient information booklets and leaflets that you can download or order from their website.
Macmillan Cancer Support
89 Albert Embankment
Macmillan CancerLine: 0808 808 0000 (Mon to Fri, 9am to 8pm; information available in other languages)
Textphone: 0808 808 0121
Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer. They provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care. They provide booklets on cancer and treatments and run helplines providing cancer information and benefits advice.
National Cancer Institute (USA)
The American National Cancer Institute has a patient information section on myeloma. It is detailed and comprehensive but there are no images.
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