Janssen, 3 Advocacy Groups Launch Cancer.com, a Tailored Online Platform

Janssen, 3 Advocacy Groups Launch Cancer.com, a Tailored Online Platform
Janssen Pharmaceuticals and three leading advocacy organizations recently launched Cancer.com, an online platform to support those affected by different oncology diagnoses, including breast cancer. The advocacy groups that worked with Janssen Oncology on the new platform are the American Cancer Society, CancerCareand Cancer Support Community. Cancer.com features content tailored for each user plus useful resources. Visitors can also choose information by cancer type, topics of interest, and geographic region. The motto of Cancer.com is: "Providing clarity in your search for cancer resources," and it does this by having information prepared for patients when they are likely to need it the most: at diagnosis, while making treatment decisions, during treatment, during remission, and while considering the possibility of recurrence. Besides breast, other cancers featured include lung and prostate cancer, multiple myeloma, and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. The website also has some information about different tumor types. Topics range from insurance and financial information and support, to tips for effectively engaging with a healthcare team or tips for finding a good local support network. "We understand that hearing the word 'cancer' is overwhelming, and the search that follows for relevant support can be daunting. This is what inspired Cancer.com," Tom Cavanaugh, president of Jans
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