Cancer Information and Support News for Health Professionals

Thursday 31 October, 2019

 

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Advocating for the mental health of people affected by cancer

Thursday 31 October 2019

People with cancer have higher rates of mental illness: that’s why Cancer Council Victoria made a submission to the Royal Commission into Mental Health

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Help reduce the cost of cancer

Thursday 31 October 2019

Cancer Council is working to reduce the cost of cancer for Victorians. If you know someone that has been adversely affected, please encourage them to join our advoacy work to help others.

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Cancer Council contributes to research

Thursday 31 October 2019

A global clinical trial led in Europe and Australia by Colebatch Fellowship recipient, Prof Kelly-Anne Phillips, has identified a treatment that helps prevent early onset of menopause in young women treated with chemotherapy for breast cancer.

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Cancer patients impacted by breast implant recall

Thursday 31 October 2019

Research linking some breast implants to a rare cancer, and the subsequent world-wide recall, has caused confusion at an already difficult time for people with breast cancer.

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Research benefits from insurance ban on genetic tests

Thursday 31 October 2019

The moratorium on insurance companies using genetic tests for some policies brings us closer to comparable countries and may have an upside for medical research.

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Free online training for paediatric oncology nurses

Thursday 31 October 2019

Cancer Council and the Paediatric Integrated Cancer Service (PICS) have launched a free online course for paediatric oncology nurses.

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Your feedback’s been invaluable

Thursday 31 October 2019

Thank you very much to everyone who participated in the survey and workshops we held as part of our submission to the Victorian Cancer Plan. Find out what’s happening next.

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New resources to increase cancer screening

Thursday 31 October 2019

The Cancer Screening Hub has been refreshed. Find practical tools and resources for professionals seeking to increase participation in cancer screening programs.

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Seeking consumers to support cancer research

Thursday 31 October 2019

Leading research institutes Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Walter & Eliza Hall Institute and Monash University are looking for patients and carers to help improve cancer outcomes.

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