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What is cancer?

Sunday 1 February 2015

Cancer is a disease of the cells, which are the body’s basic building blocks.

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Types of cancer

Information about the diagnosis and treatment of different cancer types.

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Understand more about treatments that you may undertake. Find your local treatment centre in metropolitan and regional Victoria.

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Advanced cancer

Thursday 1 December 2016

Find out more about advanced cancer including what it is, how it is treated, what might happen and what support is available.

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Children, teens and young adults

Tuesday 25 March 2014

Understand more about when cancer is diagnosed in children, teen and young adults and how to manage the needs of the child, family, friends and community.

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Genetics & risk

Understand more about the role genetics has in cancer risk and how to find out more if you are concerned about a family history of cancer.

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Aboriginal communities

Cancer information for aboriginal communities.

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