Cancer Sites for Kids

Band-Aides & Blackboards - If you have a chronic illness, check out this site. You can find tips about being teased or read stories written by other kids.

Childhood Cancer Guides-Blood Counts - When you’re learning about cancer, it’s important to understand what a blood count is. This site should help.

The Cancer Game - You can fight cancer cells in this fun video game.

Children's Page (MedlinePlus) - Learn about everything from how the body works to what happens when you go to the hospital. There are quizzes, games and lots of cool web sites for you to explore.

Children's Zone - Here you can find out about your body, medical tests, and learn from a health dictionary.

CureSearch - To find information on treatment and what happens after treatment, click on the area for patients or for parents/families. You can also join a discussion board.

For Kids Only: Questions & Answers (Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center) - Check out this site, you may find answers to your questions about cancer.

Kids' Health Problems (KidsHealth for Kids) - Look down the list until you find the links under the topic “cancer”.

Kids Konnected - If you have a parent with cancer, you don't have to feel alone. This Web site may help.

Remission  -A fun game where kids can blast cancer, and at the same time learn about the disease.

SuperSibs - This site is for brothers or sisters of kids with cancer. 

Interactive Tutorials / Videos

Mayo Clinic - Be sun smart - This short animated video reminds you to have fun outdoors, but be sure to take care of your skin health!

October 2013