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This forum is for people who want to ‘talk’ about their experiences of cancer.
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Fran Hurnen – Clinical Psychologist, Hurnen, Psych, Health & Rehab Ltd Cancer pain can arise from a number of areas, the cancer itself and some treatments for cancer; it may be worsened from the effects of other diseases. It does not always follow a predictable...
Ahana Kumbhat, Health Promotion Advisor, Cancer Society Wellington Tobacco was introduced in Aotearoa in late 1700s and its consumption peaked in 1950s leading to increased incidences of lung cancer. It has been 70 years since tobacco was first identified as the...
Judy O'Byrne, Counsellor and art therapist, Cancer Society Wellington Two weeks ago our blog focused on the importance of hope and then last week was written to support those who are caregivers and support others. Both have highlighted the value to taking time...