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Topic "Cancer" in Chinese (simplified) - total 68 documents

Title: A guide to understanding your cervical screening test results
Summary: This translated booklet provides you with information to help you better understand your Cervical Screening Test results. Your healthcare provider will discuss your results and the next steps with you. It is important that if you experience symptoms at any time, such as abnormal vaginal bleeding, pain or discharge, you should see your healthcare provider immediately.

Title: About breast cancer (audio file)
Summary: This translated audio file describes what breast cancer is, the anatomy of breasts and what the available treatments are.

Title: About liver cancer
Summary: This video explains: 1. What is liver cancer? 2. How common is liver cancer in Australia? 3. What causes liver cancer? 4. I have just been diagnosed with liver cancer, what should I do? 5. What are the different types of liver cancer? 6. What are the symptoms of liver cancer? 7. What happens if someone has liver cancer? 8. Can my cancer be passed onto my family?

Title: After a diagnosis of breast cancer
Summary: This fact sheet explains how breast cancer is treated.

Title: After a diagnosis of cervical cancer (bilingual version)
Summary: This factsheet talks about treatment options and your health and wellbeing after a diagnosis of cervical cancer.

Title: After a diagnosis of prostate cancer
Summary: This factsheet talks about treatment options and your health and wellbeing

Title: After diagnosis of bowel cancer
Summary: This fact sheet outlines the treatment options available for treatment of bowel cancer.

Title: After diagnosis of ovarian cancer
Summary: This factsheet explains treatment for ovarian cancer.

Title: Be sunsmart
Summary: The major cause of skin cancer is too much exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun. This information sheet outlines how you can protect yourself against sun damage.

Title: Bowel cancer screening. a gift for living brochure.
Summary: Brochure on bowel cancer, screening and the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program.

Title: Breast cancer - message of hope and support (audio file)
Summary: This audio file provides messages from survivors of breast cancer to help others feel better about their future

Title: Breast cancer - support that may help (audio file)
Summary: This audio contains information about money, breast prosthetics, wigs, hair care and make up, travel for treatment and support,

Title: Breast cancer treatment (audio file)
Summary: This audio file provides information on why to treat breast cancer, what available breast cancer treatments do, side effects, making decisions about treatment and complementary therapies.

Title: Can you name a symptom of ovarian cancer?
Summary: Flyer providing information about the symptoms of ovarian cancer.

Title: Cancer - how are you travelling?
Summary: This resource provides information about the emotional and social impact of cancer. It has been written for people diagnosed with cancer, their family and friends.

Title: Cancer and Coronavirus
Summary: This fact sheet answers questions in relation to COVID-19. It has been created for people undergoing cancer treatment, cancer survivors and their family and friends. It answers some of your questions and lists contacts where you can get support and find further information.

Title: Chemotherapy safety at home
Summary: If you have chemotherapy at home, you should use the precautions described in the patient information sheet.

Title: Common questions about chemotherapy
Summary: This patient information sheet lists some common questions you might have about chemotherapy and provides some useful tips.

Title: Consumer information booklet - National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
Summary: This 20 page booklet provides information on the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program, including information on bowel cancer, screening, completing the home test kit, and information on the Register. It also contains the form that needs to be completed if people want to opt off or suspend from the Program.

Title: Diarrhoea during cancer treatment
Summary: Some cancer treatments can cause diarrhoea. This patient information sheet explains why it happens, why it is a problem, what medicines you can take and answers some common questions.

Title: Do the bowel home screening test. It could save your life - video
Summary: Bowel cancer is one of the most common cancers in our community. Do the free test when it's mailed to you.

Title: Early detection of breast cancer
Summary: This resource explains how to detect for breast cancer early.

Title: Early detection of prostate cancer
Summary: This factsheet explains how to find out if you have prostate cancer.

Title: Find out about bowel cancer
Summary: An easy to follow brochure which lists ways to reduce bowel cancer risk, screening recommendations as well as symptoms of bowel cancer.

Title: Finding bowel cancer early can save your life
Summary: Step-by-step brochure to completing a bowel cancer screening kit.

Title: Finding the words - starting a conversation when your cancer has progressed
Summary: This resource has been developed to help women with secondary breast or ovarian cancer talk about how palliative care might help them to live as well as possible when cancer has spread.

Title: Getting the best advice and care - a guide for those affected by lung cancer
Summary: This guide explains what you can expect when care is delivered according to the principles and contains advice on actions you can take to help you receive best practice lung cancer care.

Title: Hepatitis B and liver cancer
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about the hepatitis B virus and its link with liver cancer.

Title: Home test kit instructions - National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
Summary: 4 easy steps that could help save your life

Title: How to do the test - National Bowel Cancer Screening Program (video)
Summary: The video explains how to use the home test kit for bowel cancer screening. Eligible Australians aged between 50 and 74 will receive a free National Bowel Cancer Screening Program kit in the mail. Bowel cancer screening can save your life, so do your kit when you receive it in the mail. When it’s detected early, nine out of ten cases can be treated successfully.

Title: In my language: my breast cancer story
Summary: In my language: my breast cancer story shares the breast cancer experiences of women in their own languages, with subtitles in English. The women are from Italian, Greek, Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), Arabic and Vietnamese speaking backgrounds. Read a bit more about their experience and watch the videos, in your language, by selecting from the menu below.

Title: Infection during cancer treatment
Summary: Infections during chemotherapy can be serious so it is important to know the correct safety precautions to protect yourself. This patient information sheet explains how you can reduce the risk of infection and when you should contact your doctor or nurse.

Title: Information for women about family history of breast cancer and ovarian cancer
Summary: A translated brochure about how understanding your family history of breast or ovarian cancer can provide an indication of your chance of developing either disease. It includes information on why breast or ovarian cancer occurs, a woman's chance of developing it, what's meant by family history and early detection.

Title: Living well with metastatic breast cancer - Section 3
Summary: This bilingual section gives you information about practical supports to help you at home and planning ahead, as well as tips to help you live well.

Title: Living well with metastatic breast cancer - Section 3 (audio file)
Summary: This bilingual section gives you information about practical supports to help you at home and planning ahead, as well as tips to help you live well.

Title: Men and cancer prevention
Summary: This fact sheet talks about a cancer prevention plan for men.

Title: Metastatic breast cancer - finding your way- section 1
Summary: This bilingual section is about what it means to have metastatic breast cancer and the health professionals that can support you.

Title: Metastatic breast cancer - finding your way- section 1 (audio file)
Summary: This bilingual section is about what it means to have metastatic breast cancer and the health professionals that can support you.

Title: Mouth problems during cancer treatment
Summary: This patient information sheet explains mucositis and xerostomia, the two most common mouth problems during cancer treatment

Title: Multilingual cancer glossary
Summary: The bilingual glossary has been designed as a resource for professional translators, interpreters and bilingual health professionals working in the cancer field. The glossary is a unique central tool that provides language professionals with access to accurate, consistent and culturally and linguistically appropriate terminology. Note - the English document is bilingual.

Title: Nausea and vomiting during cancer treatment
Summary: This patient information sheet explains when you are likely to get nausea and vomiting after chemo- or radiotherapy, how you can manage it and what to do if it doesn't stop.

Title: On the road to recovery
Summary: This information is for people who have finished treatment for cancer, such as surgery, radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy.

Title: On the road to recovery (audio)
Summary: On the road to recovery is a resource that has been developed with and for people who have completed cancer treatment and their carers, families and friends who speak a language other than English. Consultation was undertaken with the different language groups and the themes identified formed the basis of the final resources developed.

Title: On the road to recovery (Audio version)
Summary: This information is for people who have finished treatment for cancer, such as surgery, radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy. While finishing treatment for cancer can be a relief, many people say they also have particular challenges in the weeks, months and even years after treatment is finished.

Title: On the road to recovery (Video with English subtitles)
Summary: This information is for people who have finished treatment for cancer, such as surgery, radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy.

Title: On the Road to Recovery
Summary: On the Road to Recovery is a resource that has been developed with and for people who have completed cancer treatment and their carers, families and friends who speak a language other than English. Consultation was undertaken with the different language groups and the themes identified formed the basis of the final resources developed. In addition the Arabic, Italian and Vietnamese resources have been published as a bilingual resource with English. Most of the information in this booklet has been adapted with permission from Cancer Council’s English language booklets including ‘Living well after cancer’ as well as the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre DVD ‘Just take it day to day: a guide to surviving life after cancer’ and various Australian Cancer Survivorship Centre written resources. On the Road to Recovery is the result of a partnership between the Australian Cancer Survivorship Centre, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, and Cancer Councils. This project is a Cancer Australia Supporting People with Cancer Grant initiative, funded by the Australian Government.

Title: Participant first invitation (pre-invitation) letter
Summary: Example of letter advising people of the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program and the importance of participating.

Title: Participant invitation letter (with kit)
Summary: Example of letter advising people of the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program and the importance of participating.

Title: Patient emergency escalation response (PEER)
Summary: Is your condition or that of a loved one getting worse? If you are worried or need help, Peter Mac has a patient alert system in place for you to use. The Patient Emergency Escalation Response (PEER) system is a way you can call for help.

Title: Patient question list
Summary: We understand you may be confused and stressed when you come into Peter Mac. Asking questions helps to understand your health and make the right choices.

Title: Poster- National Bowel Cancer Screening Program campaign
Summary: Poster for National Bowel Cancer Screening Program Campaign

Title: Questions to ask your doctor
Summary: Although your doctor and other health care professionals may give you advice, you should consider your care a partnership.

Title: Quit smoking
Summary: Quitting smoking is one of the most important things you can do to reduce your cancer risk. Tobacco contains more than 7000 chemicals, including over 70 chemicals known to cause cancer.

Title: Reduce your risk of bowel cancer
Summary: Brochure about bowel cancer risk, symptoms, screening and prevention.

Title: Results notification letter (positive) National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
Summary: Example of letter sent to program participants advising them that their test was positive.

Title: Results notification Letter (negative) National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
Summary: Example of letter sent to program participants advising them that their test was negative

Title: Save lives - have a liver test (video)
Summary: This video explains all the reasons why you should test your liver and find out whether you have Hepatitis B or Hepatitis C. It also shows various ways on how Hepatitis can be contracted and what you can do if you test prositive.

Title: Skin changes and care during radiation therapy
Summary: Radiotherapy can cause skin changes because it can damage healthy skin cells in the area that is treated. This patient information sheet explains what to expect, how long the skin changes will last and how to treat them.

Title: Stay in shape
Summary: We know that by maintaining a healthy body weight, being physically active every day and enjoying a healthy diet, you can lower your risk of developing cancer. We know that these factors account for at least 30 per cent of all cancers.

Title: The liver in health and disease -more on hepatitis B
Summary: This video explains: 1. How would you describe the patient experience of being diagnosed with hepatitis B? 2. Who is at risk of chronic hepatitis B? 3. What are the symptoms of hepatitis B? 4. What are the treatments for hepatitis B? 5. Why is it bad to share my hepatitis B medication with my friends? 6. How do I live with chronic hepatitis B and stay healthy? 7. What are the outcomes of hepatitis B infection? 8. I am pregnant. How do I protect my baby from getting hepatitis B?

Title: The pap test has changed: more accurate, less often
Summary: Cervical screening has changed in Australia. The Pap test has been replaced with a new Cervical Screening Test every five years. The latest medical and scientific evidence shows that having a Cervical Screening Test every five years is just as safe, and is more effective than having a Pap test every two years.

Title: Treatment for metastatic breast cancer and managing its side effects- Section 2
Summary: This bilingual section is about the treatments for metastatic breast cancer and tips to help you manage the side effects of those treatments.

Title: Treatment for metastatic breast cancer and managing its side effects- Section 2 (audio file)
Summary: This bilingual section is about the treatments for metastatic breast cancer and tips to help you manage the side effects of those treatments.

Title: Understanding brain tumour (bilingual version)
Summary: This factsheet talks about the types of brain tumours and their treatment options.

Title: Understanding chemotherapy
Summary: This patient information sheet explains what chemotherapy is and who decides if chemotherapy is needed. It also includes a useful list of things to ask your doctor as well as your right to ask for an interpreter and a small glossary of useful words.

Title: Understanding the faecal occult blood test
Summary: This factsheet explains what is the faecal occult blood test and what happens during the test.

Title: What's your cough telling you?
Summary: The resource provides information on the symptoms of lung cancer and the importance of early assessment by a GP or healthcare worker.

Title: What is cancer screening? (Fact sheet)
Summary: Cancer screening involves simple tests that look for early signs of cancer, or the conditions that cause cancer. Screening tests can find cancer before you can see or feel any changes to your body. When you find cancer early, it is easier to treat successfully. This fact sheet summerises the three different screening processes for breast- bowel and cervical cancer.

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