Search Results

Cancer Advisor
July 31, 2019
Displaying 61 - 80 of 85
Filter Selections:
During treatment
  • Mouth care

    Factsheet on mouth care and how to take care of your child’s teeth and mouth during chemotherapy or a bone marrow transplant from the Paediatric Integrated Cancer Service (PICS).

  • Jodi’s story – relocating for cancer treatment

    For many people, a cancer diagnosis also means relocating for treatment. Jodi was living with her son Trystan and her four other children in Alberton, regional Tasmania when he was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. Trystan was only three at the time of his diagnosis. After a year of intensive treatment Trystan still hadn’t reached remission. Jodi was separated from her other children and had to stay in a flat in Hobart. For 12 months, Jodi was running two different households across the state. She shares her story of diagnosis, treatment and remission in this Redkite video series below. Diagnosis and […]

  • A guide for grandparents of children with cancer

    Redkite’s 36-page information booklet helps grandparents of children with cancer. Redkite spoke extensively with grandparents to understand their experiences. This booklet answers some of the many questions which grandparents of children with cancer told Redkite they would have liked answered when their grandchild was diagnosed and during their grandchild’s treatment phase. Cancer Advisor has a range of resources for grandparents, but we’re always looking for more content. Leave a comment below, share your own story or recommend a resource.

  • Women’s and Children’s Hospital Information

    The Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Adelaide provides information for your visit including: An overview of parking rates and concessions you may be eligible for. Information on getting to the hospital using public transport. A list of all the food and facilities available at the hospital. Information to help you and your family prepare for your visit to the hospital.

  • The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne Information

    The Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne provides information for your visit including: Information on parking and concessions you may be eligible for. How to get to the hospital using public transport. A list of all the food and facilities available at the hospital. Information to help you and your family prepare for your visit to the hospital.

  • The Children’s Hospital at Westmead Information

    The Children’s Hospital at Westmead provides information for your visit including: Information on parking rates and concessions you may be eligible for. A list of all the food and facilities available at the hospital. Information on the food and facilities that can be found in the local area. Information to help you and your family prepare for your visit to the hospital.

  • Support for grandparents whose grandchild has cancer

    Redkite offers support for grandparents dealing with their grandchild’s cancer diagnosis. Cancer Advisor has a range of information for grandparents, or if you have any questions that need answering or specific content you want to see, please let us know on our Feedback and Contact. We want to help you find what you’re looking for. Before you go … If you’ve been affected by childhood or young adult cancer, please share your insights and knowledge to help other people facing cancer.

Comments

Comments will appear below.