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Cancer in the family (VIC) (leaflet)

This brochure is for people with a family history of cancer to help them decide if they would benefit from visiting a family cancer centre. One in two Australians will develop cancer in their lifetime. It is therefore not uncommon for several members of the same family to develop cancer, though in most cases the cancers will be unrelated.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Breast cancer, Endocrine-Other, Kidney cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: General Public

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2013

Last updated on this website:
09-07-2015

By: Cancer Council VIC
 

Quitline - 13 7848 (13 QUIT)

Quitline advisors can provide you with advice about quitting smoking, strategies on preparing to quit, avoiding slip ups and staying smokefree.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Lung Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Penile Cancer, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: General Public

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2006

Last updated on this website:
19-04-2012

By: Quit NSW
 

Achieving smoke-free apartment living: An information kit for owners, agents and tenants

Rationale for making an apratment block smoke-free and advice on how to do this.

Cancer type: Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Lung Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Penile Cancer, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Financial and legal issues, Rights and responsibilities, Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: General Public

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2011

Last updated on this website:
01-02-2012

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Position Statement: Tea and cancer Prevention (National)

Provides a summary of the latest evidence on tea and cancer Prevention for clinicians, researchers and health professionals, including epidemiological information.

Cancer type: Bladder cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Breast cancer, Kidney cancer, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Prostate Cancer, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Thyroid cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer
Written for: Children 0-12 years, Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, Food and eating, Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: Organisations, staff /or health professionals

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2011

Last updated on this website:
24-02-2014

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Position Statement: Fruit, vegetables and cancer Prevention (National)

Provides a summary of the latest evidence on fruit, vegetables and cancer prevention for clinicians, researchers and health professionals, as well as the latest epidemiological evidence, current and recommended intake, and key recommendations.

Cancer type: Bladder cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Breast cancer, Kidney cancer, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Prostate Cancer, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer
Written for: Children 0-12 years, Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, Food and eating, Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: Organisations, staff /or health professionals

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2013

Last updated on this website:
24-02-2014

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Kids' Guide to Cancer

The Kids' Guide to Cancer has been developed to support children age 8-13 who have a parent, sibling, friend or loved one with cancer. Providing age appropriate information, the app answers some of the big questions kids have about cancer and gives them ideas on how they might support their loved.

Cancer type: Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Breast cancer, Cervical Cancer, Kidney cancer, Leukaemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Ovarian Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Testicular Cancer, Uterine Cancer
Written for: Children 0-12 years
Focusing on: Managing symptoms and side effects, Recovery, Treatment options
Targeting: Partners, family and friends of people with cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2015

Last updated on this website:
21-10-2015

By: Camp Quality
 

Cut your cancer risk - different languages (VIC)(leaflet)

Provides key prevention messages on cancer screening and early detection, healthy weight, alcohol, healthy diet, exercise, sun protection and smoking for Victorians.

Cancer type: Bladder cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Breast cancer, Cervical Cancer, Early Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Leukaemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Prostate Cancer, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: General Public, Organisations, staff /or health professionals

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2010

Last updated on this website:
09-07-2015

By: Cancer Council VIC
 

Cancer Information Website

The Cancer Information website is a collaborative website by Macquarie University Cancer Institute and Macquarie University Library. It aims to create a patient information website to inform and empower cancer patients and carers, as well as to provide educational benefits for the wider community. Resources with appropriate content and health literacy are included as well as clinician created information for patients with specific cancers.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Bladder cancer, Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Breast cancer, Cancer of unknown primary, Central nervous system, Early Cancer, Endocrine-Other, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Leukaemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Parotid Gland, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Thyroid cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Children 0-12 years, Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Communicating with health and medical staff, Complementary / Alternative therapy, Disease stages, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Recovery, Treatment options
Targeting: General Public, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2014

Last updated on this website:
30-09-2014

By: Macquarie University Library
 

Nutrition and Cancer (National)

Provides information on ways to deal with eating problems caused by cancer treatment and provide suggestions for the best types of food to eat during treatment and recovery, including basic nutrition, eating during treatment and recovery, eating problems.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Bladder cancer, Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Cancer of unknown primary, Cervical Cancer, Early Cancer, Genital Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Parotid Gland, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects
Targeting: Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2016

Last updated on this website:
19-07-2016

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Sexuality, Intimacy and Cancer (National)

Provides information for people with cancer and their partner/carer about sexuality issues related to cancer or its treatment.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Bladder cancer, Bone Cancer, Bowel / Colorectal Cancer, Brain and spinal cord tumours, Cancer of unknown primary, Cervical Cancer, Early Cancer, Genital Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney cancer, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Parotid Gland, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Stomach / Oesophageal Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulva cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Sexuality issues
Targeting: Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2016

Last updated on this website:
15-06-2016

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

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