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Out with Cancer study: LGBTQI+ experiences of cancer and care

Researchers from Western Sydney University are conducting an international study to understand LGBTQI+ experiences of cancer and cancer care across all cancer types and age groups. They are interested in the experiences of all LGBTQI+ people who have had cancer or medical intervention to reduce cancer risk, as well as their carers and LGBTQI+ people who…

Indian Motorcycle takes on Bikers in Blue in support of Kiwi men

Prostate Cancer Foundation proudly announces new partnership with Indian Motorcycle as a major sponsor of the Bikers in Blue motorcycle ride, a national symbol of support for the thousands of Kiwis affected by prostate cancer. We are calling on all bikers to register now for this fun-filled event on Sunday 8 September 2019, hosted by…

Minimally invasive treatment for prostate problems wins NZ innovation award

A minimally invasive treatment for men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) has won the James & Well Medical Technology Association of New Zealand (MTANZ) Innovation Award for 2019. Teleflex Medical received the Innovation Award for its UroLift ® System from Jonathan Lucas, partner at James & Wells, at the Health Tech Week Gala Dinner BPH,…

Let’s stop politicising cancer services in New Zealand

Media Release: 31 July 2019 Simon Bridges’ recent announcement that the National Party will create a new Cancer Agency and allocate $200 million to cancer medicines upon being elected to Government further raises the stakes in what appears to be yet another round of the political lottery of cancer funding. Politicisation of cancer services has a…