Oncology Rehabilitation Group Program, St Vincent’s Hospital

Information for cancer survivors and carers. What is oncology rehabilitation? Cancer treatment can take a toll on you and your family, friends and carers and can affect your body, mind an … [Read more...]

Chemo caps to save hair

The United States Food and Drug administration announced that it has allowed the marketing of the DigniCap  made in Sweden and is the first to pass FDA Scrutiny. The DigniCap to chill patients' … [Read more...]

Mouth Cancer

Signs of mouth cancer Often, signs and symptoms of mouth cancer are not painful. The most common signs are: an ulcer or sore in your mouth or on your tongue a red or white patch in your … [Read more...]

Men and Cancer

Cancer Symptom in Men No. 1: Breast Mass If you’re like most men, you’ve probably never considered the possibility of having breast cancer. Although it’s not common, it is possible. "Any new mass in … [Read more...]

Prostate Cancer

The Prostate - What is it? The Prostate is an organ forming part of the male reproductive system. It is located immediately below the bladder and just in front of the bowel. Its main function is … [Read more...]

Cancer – What is it?

Many cancers are caused by a combination of ageing, genetics and uncontrollable factors and lifestyle choices such as smoking. There are more than 100 different types of cancers. Generally speaking … [Read more...]