Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), cervical and other cancers, and the HPV vaccination debate.
Fertility: effects of cancer treatment and preserving fertility, information for men, women, adolescents and young adults,
Sexuality; Effects of cancer and treatment on sexuality; Sexuality and cancer; Australian Menopause Website - information including vaginal atrophy after breast cancer and early menopause due to chemotherapy.
A young woman Coping with Permanent Hair Loss
Colostomy: Living with a colostomy
Chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy; Putting Evidence into Practice (PEP) guide on Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy; Numb fingers after chemotherapy. Some chemotherapy drugs can damage the nerves, most commonly in your hands and feet; Nerve changes and cancer drugs; Genetic markers associated with peripheral neuropathy, a common side-effect of taxane-based chemotherapy; Cymbalta & post-chemo pain .
Find a Lymphoedema Practitioner at the Australian National Register www.nlpr.asn..au
Dry mouth - salivary gland hypofunction and xerostomia induced by cancer therapies: evidence based review of management strategies and economic impact.
Eating Well: A practical guide for people living with leukaemias, lymphomas, myeloma and related blood disorders. Leukaemia Foundationof Australia (Note: this booklet has some practical and useful tips for all types of cancer)
Eating Hints: Before, During, and After Cancer Treatment (US National Cancer Institute, Dowload PDF)
Effect of cancer treatment on nutrition (US National Cancer Institute)
Exercise and Cancer
Exercise and cancer; Exercise can help reduce cancer-related fatigue; Exercise after cancer treatment; Exercise - benefits for cancer; Physical activity for cancer survivors; Exercise & colon cancer prevention;
People living with Advanced Cancer: Living to the End: Merging Holistic and Evidence-Based Strategies to Meet the Needs of People Living With Advanced Cancer;
Telephone support groups for men with advanced prostate cancer.
After treatment: Life After Cancer Treatment: The "New Normal"
Rare cancers. Rare Cancer Alliance - information for patients. Rare Tumors Journal - technical details. CART-WHEEL Centre for Analysis of Rare Tumours is inviting people from all over the world to submit information about their particular tumor so that researchers can develop new insights into these understudied rare tumors.
Families and the impact that parental cancer and their death has on children.
Travel Insurance after a cancer diagnosis
Return to Work after a cancer diagnosis:
Cancer, Work and You - a series of very informative webinars held in 2014 by Cancer Council NSW. 1hr each with 10-15min presentations on a range of aspects.
Returning to work after cancer BeyondBreastCancer blog, relevant to any type of cancer.
Cancer and Careers - working thru it; information for employees & employers (US)
Cancer and work - information for people with cancer, their employers, colleagues and carers. (Cancer Council SA, Jun 2012)
Working during cancer treatment (American Cancer Society)
Working Through Cancer (Macmillan UK toolkit of resources for employees & employers)
Working during treatment (US, Caring4Cancer)
Report on 'The role of depression following return to work' examining the role of depression in returning to work after a period of sickness absence across 4 types of chronic illnesses: depression and anxiety, back pain, heart disease and cancer;
Cancer in the Workplace Project: Report on Consultations with Managers and Employees (2006, Report 060123, The Cancer Council WA )
Working It Out: Your Employment Rights as a Cancer Survivor (US National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship - Resources)
Tamminga et al May 22, 2013