NEW YORK--Women seeking information about breast cancer can now
turn to their computers. The National Alliance of Breast Cancer
Organizations (NABCO) has established the first nonprofit organization
breast cancer web site (http://www.nabco.org) to provide In-ternet
users with up-to-date information about the latest research, current
treatment options, support services, and links to other Internet
The NABCO web site, initially supported through an educational
grant from Rhône-Poulenc Rorer Oncology, has 10 separate
areas within its own Home Page and links to other breast health-related
Some of the areas that users of NABCO's Home Page will be able
to access include What's New, updated weekly; NABCO's latest fact
sheets; articles from NABCO News; legislative action notices;
NABCO's events calendar; nationwide support groups; surveys about
current issues; NABCO resources; e-mail to NABCO's information
specialists who answer questions about breast cancer; and information
about how to join NABCO.
NABCO's debut on the Internet is part of an overall effort to
expand the organization's information and education programs.
For more information about NABCO services, call 800-719-9154.