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Group support in Nelson: Friendly Friday

The Auckland group is not the only head and neck support group in New Zealand. The Canterbury Cancer Society runs a group in Christchurch and in Nelson, speech language therapist Emma Burns runs a group for anyone who has had cancer of the mouth or throat. Some people in the group have had their voice boxes removed (laryngectomy), others parts of their tongue,…

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The May Meeting

More than an AGM

We used to put out a newsletter after each Auckland meeting but now that the website is up and running, it is no longer necessary. 

The meeting on 4 May was devoted mainly to the AGM but we also had time for introductions and discussion as well as a brief talk by Cara McCarthy of Atos Medical. 

We had three lovely new members, Ngaakete, Elizabeth and David. We welcomed back Suzanne and were pleased to see two clinicians at…

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Please share your thoughts on your recent treatment experience. This can be at any stage of your cancer journey, pre treatment, treatment, post treatment, and survivorship. 

You can take our survey as many times as you like, and we encourage you to have your family/whanau and carers share their thoughts as well. Click the link to share your thoughts.



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