This week our Weekly Wednesday includes one man's struggles with the DHB system, new research indicates that HBO has limited benefits, researchers at MD Anderson Cancer Centre find some persistent aspects to HPV following treament and Lynn Aspey, explores "the new normal". Enjoy!


Reasons for a hospital pass

... to larger tertiary boards like Waikato or Auckland, and some covered by board ... Specialists employed or directly contracted by Taranaki DHB include ... "This is business as usual for Taranaki DHB…and most DHBs across New ...

Tackling side effects in head and neck cancer treatment – the end of the road for hyperbaric oxygen?

Some side effects appear years after cancer treatment. That's the case for one side effect of radiotherapy for head and neck cancer, called ...
Oral HPV DNA Persistence After Head and Neck Cancer Treatment Linked to Disease Progression
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Persistent traces of human papilloma virus DNA after treatment for HPV-positive head and neck cancer is linked to an ...


Cancer Survivorship and the Mysterious 'New Normal'

Most people have heard the term "new normal" for individuals living, surviving and struggling with cancer. What actually does that mean? I can only 
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