Malcolm Mulhollands Double the funding of Pharmac petition.
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Sean is a star ambassador for the Head and Neck Cancer Support Network. He works tirelessly to support those affected by HNC. His simple acts of kindness over the years embody the idea behind our Network and World Smile Day.https://www.worldsmileday
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
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
Caregivers have a special place in supporting a loved one with cancer. A number of resources can help you find information, support groups or even financial assistance. Visit our websiste for a more thorough list of websites, books, mobile apps, vide
Each year, more than 1 million people are diagnosed with cancer in the United States. We’re familiar with the more common types — cancers of the breast, lungs, and prostate, for example— but did you know about 4 percent of cancers occur in the head a
This article, from the Royal College of Physicians, was written for clincians, however, there is much in it for patients, and family/whanau.
Do you know what you want when you die? Do you know how you want to be remembered? In a candid, heartfelt talk about a subject most of us would rather not discuss, Michelle Knox asks each of us to reflect on our core values around death and sh
Te Ara Whakapiri: Principles and guidance for the last days of life defines what adult New Zealanders can expect as they approach the end of their life. It is a statement of guiding principles and components for the care of adults in their last days
Doctors use many tests to find, or diagnose, cancer. They also do tests to learn if cancer has sprea
After treatment ends, one of the most common concerns survivors have is that the cancer will come back. The fear of recurrence is very real and entirely normal. Although you cannot control whether the cancer returns, you can control how much the fear
Those with a cancer experience are all too familiar with the anxiety that many experience wondering and waiting if and how cancer may return. New research is helping shed more light on what exactly “fear of cancer recurrence” means as a measurable pa
Don’t let the Hospice word put you off – all sorts of support for people facing cancer.
Groups and workshops on a variety of topics.
Because loss and gr
Lifeline provides 24/7 support. https://www.lifeline.org.nz/
For any training, the contact is email@example.com
Our mission is to reduce distress and save lives by providing safe, accessible, effective, professional and innovative services. We
This is a useful tool to compare costs between primary health care practices. https://doctorpricer.co.nz/ Just type in an address.
John is a member of the Head and Neck Living Well Group run by the Cancer Society's Christchurch Centre. While his cancer is melanoma, the treatments John has experienced are only
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