Cancer Information and Support News

Monday 29 April, 2019

 

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How we helped in 2018

Monday 29 April 2019

A cancer diagnosis changes lives. It can be difficult to make sense of it all and find answers to the many concerns that arise. Hear from Kaitlyn about her experience using our Wig Service, just one way we help support patients and families.

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Aged 50-74? Put your mind at rest – do the test

Monday 29 April 2019

If you’re aged 50-74, you will receive a bowel cancer screening kit every two years. Bowel cancer is Australia’s second biggest cancer killer, but if found early, 90% of bowel cancers can be successfully treated. Do the test, it could save your life.

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Unpacking the costs of cancer

Monday 29 April 2019

The financial burden of cancer has been discussed at length during this year’s federal election campaign. But what are the costs of cancer, and the impact on cancer patients and their families?

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Thank you for our headscarves

Monday 29 April 2019

We would like to thank everyone for the overwhelming response we received following a social media post. We asked for head scarf donations towards our Wig Service, and now there are enough that we can distribute to health services across Victoria and share the gift.

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December 2018

Supporting you over the holiday season

Thursday 20 December 2018

We understand cancer doesn’t stop over the holidays and neither do we. This time of year may bring about a range of mixed emotions. If you would like to talk, contact us to discuss ways to manage the festive season.

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Celebrations and special occasions

Thursday 20 December 2018

Would you like practical tips to help you manage the holiday season festivities? Our Special Occasions and Celebrations fact sheet provides suggestions to help people affected by cancer manage expectations and to look after themselves.

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Connecting with others

Thursday 20 December 2018

The busyness of the holiday period increases the daily load, and it can be overwhelming if you are also caring for someone with cancer. We can help connect you with someone who has been in a similar situation and knows how it feels.

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Protect your skin this summer

Thursday 20 December 2018

As we prepare for the holiday break, and enjoy time outdoors, SunSmart is launching its summer campaign to remind us that everywhere we go this summer, UV will damage unprotected skin. Watch the campaign and read our tips and tricks to protect your skin.

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