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Testicular Cancer Support Groups

    Online Support Groups

    • TC-NET & TC-SUPPORTERS - An in-depth description of the TCRC's very own email support group.

    • TC-NET archives - The TCRC's support group for patients and people caring for testicular cancer patients and survivors. This list is more medically oriented than the supporters list. This is a web interface to the list and the archives. The archives contain every message ever posted to TC-NET.

    • TC-SUPPORTERS archives - The TCRC's support group for people caring for testicular cancer patients and survivors. The support group for people providing support! This is a web interface to the list and the archives. The archives contain every message ever posted TC-SUPPORTERS.

    • TC-Cancer.com Support Forum - tc-cancer.com hosts a number of special sub-forums for those concerned they may have TC, those already in treatment, survivors, partners. Also a sub-forum for younger guys concerned about symptoms and worried about how to talk to their parents. More active and reliable than AOL's forums.

    • Orchiectomy - This Yahoogroup is aimed at men who have had to undergo surgery to remove one or both testicles. The group offers support to men coping with the idea of surgery, men who have recovered from surgery and how life is after surgery. This group is for men who did not have a choice in having surgery due to damage or injury to the testicle and or cancer. Keep in mind that this group is not just about testicular cancer.

    • TC_Support: Testicular Cancer Support For Young Men - This Yahoogroup is aimed at testicular cancer survivors who are in their teens and twenties. This support group is specifically for young guys dealing with the physical, social and psychological effects of this disease.

    Other Support Groups

    • Men Against Cancer - An Irish Prostate and Testicular Cancer Support Group
    • Mind Over Matter - A voluntary group set up to increase men's awareness of testicular cancer. Offers mutual support and self help for men with testicular cancer through befriending.
      Mind Over Matter
      14 Blighmont Crescent, Millbrook, Southampton, Hampshire SO15 8RH
      Tel: 01703 775611
Miscellaneous Related Support Groups

  • The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
  • Anorchidism Support Group - Int'l network. Founded 1995. Information and support for families and persons affected by anorchidism (absence of the testes) whether congenital or acquired. Newsletter, information and referrals, phone support, pen pals, and literature.
    Call: (44) 01708 372597 (Voice/FAX) (Will return phone calls outside of UK; but please allow for time difference when telephoning.) Or email.


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