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Kia ora and hello Cancerchat, I am a PhD student from Germany (University Kassel) and I am doing a research exchange under the supervision of Dr Karolina Stasiak from the Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Auckland. I would be incredibly...read more
Many debilitating symptoms arise from cancer and its treatment and are often unrelieved by conventional methods. In studies, a yoga intervention was effective in improving physical and psychological states and resulted in: Significant decrease in anxiety Significant...read more
Counselling is a confidential service that can help you to understand what is happening, and to discuss ways of coping with difficulties that you may be facing since being told that you have cancer. Counselling will be tailored to your specific needs and can help...read more