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Head and Neck Cancer Support Network


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Keytruda is an immunotherapy medicine for the treatment of cancer. For those head and neck cancer patients who have mestatic squamous cell cancer, this is a new treatment option. Previously patients were treated with platinum therapies - chemo thera…
Nov 15
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Nov 10
Head and Neck Network posted an event
If you are in the northern region you may like to take up the opportunity to be involved in developing a "roadmap' for patients undergoing HNC treatment. This project is being led by the ADHB and the Northern Regional Alliance. All the details are a…
Oct 24
Head and Neck Network posted an event
Diana is advoacting for life saving medicines for head and neck cancer patients in New Zealand. She collecting signatures for a petition to the New Zealand Health Select committee asking for the funding of KEYTRUDA and better treatment, care, and su…
Oct 24
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Oct 15
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Oct 14
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Oct 14
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Oct 3
Head and Neck Network published an article
Today Chris tells his story of Head and Neck Cancer. Chris points out that it not just patients affected. Families/whanau, caregivers and friends are impacted by a cancer diagnosis as well.The time immediately after diagnosis is difficult. A big par…
Oct 2
Head and Neck Network published an article
The 4th October is World Smile Day. "https://www.worldsmileday.com   Our Head and Neck Cancer Support Network community is acknowledging the day with our #CanSmile campaign. Head and Neck Cancer is devasting to those affected. You can find yourself…
Oct 1
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Our weekly round up of Head and Neck cancer news from New Zealand and around the world. This week an apology to a head and necker who suffered brain damage, the future of robotic surgery, and we can learn from breast cancer about the value of surviv…
Sep 30
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Each week we share Head and Neck Cancer News from around the world....
Machine learning improves the diagnosis of patients with head and neck cancers
Researchers have successfully solved a longstanding problem in the diagnosis of head and neck cance…
Sep 24
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
 
Cancer action 10-year plan should only be a 'start'

Paul Ryder considers himself lucky to be alive.
The 68-year-old Timaru man was diagnosed with cancer in his vocal cords in 2017, but with treatment the disease went into remission and finally su…
Sep 18
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