Category: cancer

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Associate Professor Craig Gedye

Craig Gedye is a medical oncologist and cancer researcher. He works for people with melanoma, brain, prostate, bladder and kidney cancers at the Calvary Mater Newcastle and is the Clinical Research Director at the NSW Health Statewide Biobank. His re...

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Advocate Spotlight: Kim Czubaruk

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 11:15am By Shelby Berger Each month, the Cancer Policy Institute profiles advocates who have been engaged in advocacy in their home state, their community, with elected officials, and more. Read on to learn more about our fe...

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CSC Earns 12 Digital Health Awards

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 12:00pm By Aaron Dean Last Friday, the Cancer Support Community (CSC) was honored with 12 Digital Health Awards by the Health Information Resource Center (HIRC). The Digital Health Awards are held twice each year and are orga...

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Set Your DVR for this Sunday, June 9

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 10:00am By Tristan Fitzpatrick On Sunday, June 9 as part of the 73rd annual Tony Awards, we will have the opportunity to celebrate the legacy of a great champion for cancer patients and their loved ones. The late CSC Champio...

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Safety and Hospice Care

Hospice is a unique service for patients who have chosen to no longer receive treatment to actively treat their disease. This does not mean they are no longer receiving any medical services. Hospice health care providers will help manage side effects...

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What Is Anticipatory Grief?

A close friend’s husband was recently diagnosed with cancer. They’re saying maybe three, maybe four months. Which reminded me of my own husband’s terminal diagnosis. I’ve often thought, Oh, how lucky was I … because we had the gift of time to sa...