Cancer Information and Support News for Health Professionals

Tuesday 25 August, 2020

 

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Successful Grants-in-Aid 2019 recipients

Tuesday 12 May 2020

This year 14 exciting new research projects are getting underway, funded through the Grants-in-Aid scheme. These projects have been chosen for their high probability of a major breakthrough in cancer treatment.

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Have your say on genetic tests and insurance

Tuesday 12 May 2020

In 2019, an insurance industry imposed moratorium banned life insurance applications from requiring genetic testing information. Monash University researchers want to hear from health professionals who discuss genetic testing with patients about the impact of the ban.

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New online course: End of Life conversations

Tuesday 12 May 2020

Cancer Council’s new free online “End of Life conversations” course aims to provide health professionals with the skills and confidence to effectively discuss death and dying with cancer patients, their families and friends.

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Help cancer patients stay connected

Tuesday 12 May 2020

As we all isolate in our homes, here’s some practical advice to help people affected by cancer navigate video calls to stay connected.

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Understanding Cancer resources – latest editions

Tuesday 12 May 2020

Just-released 2020 editions of Facing End of Life (updated with information about voluntary assisted dying and advanced care planning) and Understanding Prostate Cancer (revised information on transperineal biopsy and active surveillance, and a revised infographic on ways to improve erections)

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March 2020

Afterburn: the 2020 bushfires and their impact on people affected by cancer

Thursday 19 March 2020

The impact of the recent bushfires will be felt for a long time by many. For people affected by cancer, the fires  can bring additional effects and challenges.

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Unhealthy product marketing to kids

Thursday 19 March 2020

A revolutionary new method to monitor how products that increase the risk of cancer are marketed to children is one of five research projects newly funded under Cancer Council Victoria’s $2.3 million Venture Grants program.

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Cancer care for all Australians

Thursday 19 March 2020

 We need to do more. This ground-breaking report shines a stark light on the experiences of trans and gender-diverse Australians in general health care and cancer care.

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