Cancer Information Library

The following brochures and resources have been developed to help you gain a better understanding of a cancer diagnosis and cancer treatments.

How to tell family and friends you have cancer

Here are some things you might like to consider when choosing how to tell people about your diagnosis.
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Wearing an immobilisation mask

What are immobilisation masks and how are they made for radiation therapy treatment.
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Does a lump always mean cancer?

While most lumps are harmless, understanding when to speak to your doctor is important.
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Advice for returning to work after cancer treatment

Strategies for preparing to return to work once your treatment finishes.
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Worried about lung cancer? Here’s three ways to reduce your risk.

How lifestyle changes can reduce your risk of lung cancer.
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Cancer & women’s sexual health

Understanding how cancer treatment affects women’s sexual health.
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Side effects from radiation therapy to the prostate

What to expect during and after radiation therapy to the prostate.
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Skin reactions from radiation therapy

Skin reactions commonly occur in radiation therapy patients, however they can be managed with a few simple steps.
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Everything you should know about hand hygiene

Understanding hand hygiene and the best ways to protect yourself from becoming unwell.
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