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Hi,  I have my first appointment tomorrow with the oncology team who are setting up my combined chemo and radiotherapy treatment (I have head and neck cancer)...  I was looking online at wig options etc last night and looking at videos about it and for the first ti...Read More
11 replies yesterday
Hi, i was diagnosed with melanoma cancer Stage 3, on New Years Eve...2021.I have had the lymph nodes out and it has been recommended to do 5 weeks of neck radiation and then a year of target therapy.      Please can someone share their experience with neck radiatio...Read More
25 replies Wednesday
Hi,I have been trying to find a platform to share my grief with people who might understand.So I came to join this community and started reading everyone’s posts.Although I could sympathise with many difficult journeys, caring for terminally ill partners, before de...Read More
5 replies Tuesday
Did anyone catch "Cancer: A story of hope" on Catalyst last week? If not, it's available to view here for free (approx 1hr) https://www.abc.net.au/catalyst/cancer-a-story-of-hope/13460750    It follows several cancer patients at Chris O'Brien Lifehouse (in Sydney) ...Read More
2 replies Tuesday
Hi, I’ve not been diagnosed with cancer but am somewhat worried that something is going on and I guess am after a bit of advise tips on how to push for further investigation.In early May of this year (2021) I noticed swelling at the base of my neck on the left side...Read More
1 reply Monday
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