Leukemia Awareness


Leukemia: Information, Research and Support

Leukemia is the most common blood cancer. According to the National Cancer Institute, about 29,000 adults and 2,000 children are diagnosed with the disease each year. If you or someone you love is affected by leukemia, you'll want answers. Use the Leukemia Web Guide to find reliable information.

What Is Leukemia?

The best sources on the Web for learning about what leukemia is are reputable ... read more »

Leukemia Symptoms and Diagnosis

Leukemia symptoms can vary based on the patient, but frequent infections, ... read more »

Leukemia Treatment

Leukemia treatment varies depending on the type of leukemia, the stage of the ... read more »

Leukemia Hospitals

Although many hospitals treat leukemia, some are particularly renowned, or provide special ... read more »

Clinical Trials for Leukemia

Clinical trials for leukemia allow patients to test new medications or treatments ... read more »

Leukemia Organizations

There are numerous nonprofit leukemia organizations that focus on raising funds ... read more »

Leukemia Research and News

Medical researchers are always working to develop new medications, treatments and screenings for ... read more »

Leukemia Awareness

If you or someone you love has leukemia, you may wish to help in some way. Many organizations and associations sponsor fundraising events to raise money for leukemia research and patients, and to increase leukemia awareness. Participating in an event can help increase your knowledge about leukemia, as well as give you an opportunity to contribute to a worthwhile cause.

Insights for Leukemia Awareness

  • Many of the organizations that host events are also looking for volunteers. Look for a "How You Can Help" or "Volunteer" link if you want to contribute your time to the cause. You can also e-mail the organization directly.
  • If you're curious about the attire or style of an event, look for "Past Events" or "Past Event Photos." Most of these Web sites include photographs or descriptions of events from previous years
  • The Web sites recommended below represent only a selection of events raising money for leukemia, and they may not take place in your area. Contact an organization to see if there's an event in your area, or enter "leukemia fundraising in (name of your town)" into a search engine.

Top Sites for Leukemia Awareness

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Leukemia Support

Sometimes the best support comes from other people who have lived through the same experience. ... read more »

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