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Clearing the smoke: best smoking cessation strategies for people with multiple disadvantages

Provides evidence-based information to social and community service workers on the best ways to help their clients to quit smoking, with research findings on best practice cessation for disadvantaged smokers, including effective strategies.

Cancer type: Lung 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:2016

Last updated on this website:
06-12-2017

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Understanding Mesothelioma

This booklet has been prepared to help you understand how pleural mesothelioma is diagnosed and treated. We also include information about support services. As the experience for every person with pleural mesothelioma is different, you need to discuss your treatment options with your doctor. However, we hope the information in this booklet will answer some of your questions and help you think about other questions to ask your treatment team.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Women
Focusing on: Check ups, Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, Disease stages, Financial and legal issues, Managing symptoms and side effects, Rights and responsibilities, Treatment options
Targeting: Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2017

Last updated on this website:
01-12-2017

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Lung Cancer DVD - Understanding, managing & living with lung cancer

Provides lung cancer patients and families with information on aspects of living with lung cancer from diagnosis, treatments, survivorship and palliative surgery,including medical information from cancer health professionals.

Cancer type: Lung 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, Complementary / Alternative therapy, Disease stages, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options, Work and Cancer
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:2011

Last updated on this website:
30-11-2017

By: Australian Lung Foundation
 

Mesothelioma, Understanding, Managing, Living DVD

This DVD looks at what happens when a person is diagnosed with mesothelioma through to available treatments and living with mesothelioma.It provides expert medical information from a team of health professionals involved in caring for people with mesothelioma, as well as experiences from people living with mesothelioma.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Financial and legal issues, Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options
Targeting: General Public

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2013

Last updated on this website:
30-11-2017

By: Australian Lung Foundation
 

Better Living with Lung Cancer – A Patient Guide(booklet)

Lung Foundation Australia developed this booklet to help people diagnosed with lung cancer understand more about lung cancer, its diagnosis and treatment. You will find information to explain what lung cancer is, its causes, the symptoms and the different types of lung cancer.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options
Targeting: Organisations, staff /or health professionals, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2012

Last updated on this website:
30-11-2017

By: Australian Lung Foundation
 

Understanding Lung Cancer (National)

Introduces patients, friends and family to what lung cancer is, its causes, statistics; answers common questions; and discusses diagnosis, treatment, side effects and support services.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Check ups, Communicating with health and medical staff, Disease stages, Managing symptoms and side effects, Sexuality issues, Treatment options
Targeting: General Public, 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:
17-11-2016

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Listen out for lung cancer (audio)

This resource talks about a new campaign to listen out for lung cancer. It discusses the symptoms of lung cancer and that they are not necessarily related to smoking. The key message is to visit your doctor and ask for an xray if you have a persistent cough, a new or changed cough or are coughing up blood. It also advises against smoking to reduce the risk of lung cancer.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups, General Public

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2013

Last updated on this website:
04-08-2015

By: Aboriginal Health&Medical Research Council
 

No one deserves lung cancer (card)

This card aims to raise awareness of lung cancer in community.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: General Public

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2011

Last updated on this website:
30-07-2015

By: Australian Lung Foundation
 

Lung Cancer Network Australia flyer

This flyer aims to raise awareness of lung cancer in community and introduces Lung Cancer Network program.

Cancer type: Lung Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Strategies to reduce cancer risk
Targeting: General Public

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2010

Last updated on this website:
30-07-2015

By: Australian Lung Foundation
 

Answering your questions about lung cancer (multi-language)(leaflet)

Provides information to the general community on the common symptoms of lung cancer and key messages and statistics relating to the disease in Australia.

Cancer type: Lung 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, Disease stages, Treatment options
Targeting: Culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) groups, Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2011

Last updated on this website:
30-07-2015

By: Australian Lung Foundation
 

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