This section lists U.S. government agencies that oversee the approval of cancer drugs and treatments, license hospitals and medical professionals, and provide other information about cancer.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Information from the FTC on cancer treatment scams
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Phone: 800-4-CANCER (800-422-6237)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
Social media: NIEHS on Facebook (/NIH.NIEHS) and Twitter (/niehs)
Office of Cancer Complementary & Alternative Medicine (OCCAM)