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Breastfeeding and cancer treatment

Receiving treatment for cancer, including breast cancer, will affect whether you can breastfeed safely – it depends on the treatment.

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Personalised medicine and genetics | NHMRC

Many of us wonder why some people develop cancer while others do not and why a medication might work well for one person but be less effective or cause serious side effects in another. Although these differences are due to a number of important factors such as age, weight and lifestyle, our genetic make-up also plays a part.

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How to quit when you're pregnant or breastfeeding

Tips on quitting when your pregnant, from first trimester to post delivery.

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Treating children's cancers | Cancer Council

Each type of cancer is treated differently. In some cases, several types of cancer treatments are given. Read more about the types of treatment here

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Sun safety | Cancer Council

How do you prevent skin cancer? Get information on how much sun you need and how to protect yourself, including sunscreen, vitamin D and skin types

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Diagnosing children's cancers | Cancer Council

The diagnosis phase means finding out a child has cancer and identifying and naming the type of cancer they have. Find out more here

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Diagnosing children’s cancers - Cancer Council Victoria

Information on diagnosing children's cancers, including finding childhood cancers and how to help your child cope with the tests or procedures.

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Cancer in children - Better Health Channel

In children, the genetic changes that cause cancer are not due to lifestyle but are more likely to be random and difficult to predict.

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Chemotherapy | Cancer Council

What is chemotherapy? Find credible information on chemotherapy, including its side effects, how and why it's used, how it's given and more

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Family Experiences | Camp Quality

At Camp Quality laughter is the best medicine. Our family experiences provide tickets to games and events free of charge so the family can laugh and make happy memories away from the stresses of cancer.

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