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Caring for the person with advanced cancer (SA)(booklet)

Provides information about what carers can do and say when someone has advanced cancer, how to look after themselves, practical advice, symptom control and where to find help.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, 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:2009

Last updated on this website:
09-07-2015

By: Cancer Council SA
 

Pop Arthur (booklet) - Aboriginal resource

This comic will assist Aboriginal people and their families to better understand what is meant by 'advance care planning' and quality of life issues for people who are sick and not going to get better.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2014

Last updated on this website:
02-06-2015

By: Palliative Care Council of South Australia
 

Advance care yarning for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people(booklet)

This booklet provides information regarding Advance Care Planning for aboriginal and torres Strait Islander groups.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Managing symptoms and side effects
Targeting: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2015

Last updated on this website:
21-05-2015

By: Palliative Care Council of South Australia
 

When your sibling has cancer that can not be cured (booklet)

This book is for young people who have a brother or sister diagnosed with life-limiting cancer. It provides practical support and information around palliative care and end-of-life, understanding feelings and anticipatory grief, asking questions, collecting memories and saying goodbye.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer
Written for: Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Disease stages, Rights and responsibilities, Treatment options
Targeting: General Public, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2012

Last updated on this website:
21-05-2015

By: CANTEEN
 

Facing End of Life: A guide for people dying with cancer, their families and friends (National)

Part of Cancer Council's 'Understanding Cancer' series, 'Facing End of Life' is a booklet for people dying with terminal cancer. There is also information for family and friends of someone who is dying. It outlines what might happen physically, the emotional impact of knowing you are dying, and how you can prepare for death.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Communicating with health and medical staff, Complementary / Alternative therapy, Financial and legal issues, 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:2014

Last updated on this website:
01-04-2014

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Living with Advanced Cancer (National)

Provides introductory information for cancer patients, families and carers about advanced cancer - what it is and how to cope with it from an emotional and physical viewpoint, including communicating with family about advanced cancer, treatment and suppor

Cancer type: Advanced cancer
Written for: Children 0-12 years, Men, Women, Youth / Adolescents 13-18 years
Focusing on: Communicating with GPs, Complementary / Alternative therapy, Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options
Targeting: Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2013

Last updated on this website:
25-02-2014

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Understanding Cancer in the Liver: for people with primary liver cancer or secondary cancer in liver

Provides information on symptoms of primary liver cancer and secondary cancer in the liver that has spread from another part of the body. Has details on the causes, including Hepatitis B; statistics; diagnostic tools; treatment options; managing side effects; making treatment decisions; caring for oneself and support services.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Liver Cancer
Written for: Men, Women
Focusing on: Check ups, Disease stages, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Recovery, Treatment options
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:
28-07-2016

By: Cancer Council NSW
 

Hope & Hurdles kit - secondary breast cancer

Hope & Hurdles is a resource for women with secondary breast cancer. It was developed through consultation with women living with secondary breast cancer and those who treat and care for them, including topics that helped them and their family and friends during their journey with secondary breast cancer.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Breast cancer
Written for: Women
Focusing on: Communicating with GPs, Communicating with health and medical staff, Complementary / Alternative therapy, Disease stages, Financial and legal issues, Food and eating, Managing symptoms and side effects, Sexuality issues, Treatment options, Work and Cancer
Targeting: General Public, Organisations, staff /or health professionals, Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2012

Last updated on this website:
30-07-2015

By: Breast Cancer Network Australia
 

Advanced Prostate Cancer (booklet)

This resource is a guide for men diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer and their families.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Prostate Cancer
Written for: Men
Focusing on: Complementary / Alternative therapy, Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options
Targeting: General Public, People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2009

Last updated on this website:
04-06-2015

By: Andrology Australia
 

Advanced Prostate Cancer Pack

A suite of information resources designed by Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia for people with a recent diagnosis of advanced prostate cancer.

Cancer type: Advanced cancer, Prostate Cancer
Written for: Men
Focusing on: Managing symptoms and side effects, Treatment options
Targeting: People with Cancer

Year the publication was first published or reviewed:2015

Last updated on this website:
04-06-2015

By: Andrology Australia
 

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