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Where do Political Parties stand on cancer issues this election?

Where do Political Parties stand on cancer issues this election?

All parties are making ‘health’ an election promise. So we've asked each party standing for government four questions about national cancer issues and opportunities.

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Relax with Bobbie-Joe

Relax with Bobbie-Joe

We all need a touch of kindness and a soft place to land. So when someone is impacted by cancer, Bobbie-Joe Wilson–Massage and Relaxation Therapist, is there to help, support and listen.

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Daffodil Day 2017!

Daffodil Day 2017!

What a wonderful #DaffodilDay this year! Thank you to everyone who was involved.

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National Volunteer Week 2017

National Volunteer Week 2017

We celebrated all our wonderful Wellington volunteers this National Volunteers Week

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Junk Free June 2017

Junk Free June 2017

Get healthy. Raise money.

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 Mike Kernaghan’s speech to the Labour Health Summit

Mike Kernaghan’s speech to the Labour Health Summit

Speech to Labour Health Summit May 2017

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New research on steps for a smokefree Wellington

New research on steps for a smokefree Wellington

Progress towards smokefree inner cities in New Zealand requires specific policies for places like building entrances, family areas, public seating, outdoor dining and for city events, say researchers.

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Self-Management of Lymphoedema

Self-Management of Lymphoedema

If you have lymphoedema you are not alone with your feelings and struggles.

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Cancer Survivorship Courses Wairarapa Cancer Society

Cancer Survivorship Courses Wairarapa Cancer Society

If you have completed treatment you are not alone with your feelings and struggles as you move into survivorship.

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What's on in our Library?

What's on in our Library?

Our Senior Cancer Information Nurse - Julie Holt reviews some of the books in our resource library.

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Supportive Care Manager- Marg Alve

Supportive Care Manager- Marg Alve

Margaret Alve (Marg for short) has recently come on board as our Supportive Care Manager.

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“NEO……WHAT”? Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer

“NEO……WHAT”? Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer

With more and more research being done to find better ways to treat breast cancer, chemotherapy is now offered to some women before they have their operations – this is called neoadjuvant chemotherapy.

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Green Prescriptions

Green Prescriptions

What is a Green Prescription?

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A word from Mike

A word from Mike

A word from our CEO

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New edition of "Talking to a friend with cancer" is available now

New edition of "Talking to a friend with cancer" is available now

Cancer Society's popular leaflet has been fully reviewed with up-to-date information and a fresh new look.

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A Message From Mike

A Message From Mike

Our Cancer Society, Wellington office CE sends a message

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 Michelle Guest

Michelle Guest

Community Events Fundraising Coordinator in Wellington

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“Lighten the Load”

“Lighten the Load”

Mal Fyfe is one of our volunteers extraordinaire, helping us out for over 13 years. Mal wears various volunteering hats – driving patients to their appointments as well as visiting patients in the hospital.

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Stock Drive for Wairarapa Cancer Society

Stock Drive for Wairarapa Cancer Society

A new fundraising initiative for the Wairarapa Cancer Society is hoping to turn farm animals into cash.

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