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Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Kia ora tatou,
this week our Network News includes an opportunity for you to share your views for the government's Health and Disability Sector Review. Click here to give your thoughts. We give you the details of the approved plan for the developmen…
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Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
This week our weekly news looks at the term we  consider the term “Cancer Survivor”, we think about making healthcare more like Amazon, consider how suicide and head and neck cancer, and meet a boy driven by his father’s legacy.
 
How to make health…
Feb 13
Head and Neck Network published an article
WHAT IS GATHER MY CREW
We believe in a world where everyone going through a tough time is surrounded by the support of their own community.
People want to help. They just need to know how.
We have created an online help roster that makes it easy to…
Feb 12
Head and Neck Network posted an event
In response to our mission to connect and support people affected by head and neck cancer we are providing online chat for Network members.  This creates real-time, fun and easy communication possibilities. If you are logged in to the our website ht…
Feb 12
Head and Neck Network published an article
Patient Empowerment Framework
New Zealand Patient Code of Rights
Head and Neck Cancer Standards 2013 (Draft)
Feb 12
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
 
Happy Waitangi Day! Here is the latest head and neck cancer news from New Zealand and around the world.
The Man who's Time is Up

It started with a thumping, irregular pain on the right side of his head. The pain would pulsate in brief, intense wa…
Feb 6
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Feb 4
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Here are some of the media releases from this amazing conference.


Professor Richard Sullivan - A global view of cancer treatment


Richard Sullivan is Professor of Cancer & Global Health at Kings College London (KCL), and is the director of the In…
Feb 1
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
If Someone in Your Life Just Survived Cancer, Here’s How You Can Support Them Now

The cancer journey doesn’t end after treatment
If your friend, colleague, partner or family member has completed cancer treatment, you probably feel relieved that the…
Jan 30
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Kia ora tatou,

this week our Network News celebrates a new year.  As always, our website is the place to go for all your news, resources, and support information. Be sure to check it out, and if you not yet a member, now is a good time! http://head…
Jan 28
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Boston — The 96-year-old patient with pneumonia in Bed 11 was angry. “Do you really need to check my vital signs every four hours?” he asked.
Checking things like temperature, blood pressure and respiratory rate every four hours on hospitalized pati…
Jan 24
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Here are three new articles from the latest Head and Neck Cancer News.
Firstly, a clear explanation of the roles of various doctors in your treatment, care and support.  An article on the problem of conflicts of interest for medical professionals. F…
Jan 23
Head and Neck Network published articles
Jan 21
Head and Neck Network published an article
The old food pyramid has been replaced by the healthy heart visual food guide.

This new healthy eating guide shows heart-healthy amounts of foods to eat during your day. Put the Healthy Heart on your fridge, use it as a guide at the supermarket, or…
Jan 21
Head and Neck Network published an article
Talking about dying: How to begin honest conversations about what lies ahead
This article, from the Royal College of Physicians, was written for clincians, however, there is much in it for patients, and family/whanau.





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