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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…

Survey: Sexual intimacy following treatment

On behalf of Dr Erik Wibowo, University of Otago Sexual problems are commonly experienced by men after receiving prostate cancer treatment. A team at the University of Otago, led by Dr Erik Wibowo, is launching a brief (~15 min) online research study on how men may maintain sexual intimacy after receiving prostate cancer treatment. Particularly, they are interested in documenting…

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,…