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WELCOME TO THE
PROSTATE CANCER FOUNDATION
OF NEW ZEALAND

YET ANOTHER BRILLIANT BLUE SEPTEMBER!



Our Mission

To provide an environment empowering men to make informed decisions about the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer.

Throughout New Zealand, we offer peer support to men, and their families, who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer, and we actively promote awareness of this disease through community promotions, including our Blue September campaign month.

 

Annual Conference

We are delighted to announce this years conference will be held at The Rydges in Christchurch on Sunday 24th July. Find out more and register your place now.

 

FREE Patient and Carer Forum

Facing a diagnosis of prostate cancer, and the consequent treatment is a real challenge for most men. Having a partner to share that with can be comforting, but it can also present special challenges.

Christchurch – 25th June 2016 – Auckland – 2nd July 2016

Find out more and register your place now.

 

Latest News


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Robotic rectum may aid prostate cancer diagnosis

A robotic rectum may help doctors and nurses detect prostate cancer. The technology, which consists of prosthetic buttocks and rectum with in-built robotic technology, has been developed by scientists atImperial College London. The idea is the device helps train doctors and nurses to perform rectal examinations by accurately recreating the feel of a rectum, as…