Can­cer care

Auckland City Harbour News - - NEWS -

A sup­port and in­for­ma­tion pack is of­fered free to peo­ple di­ag­nosed with breast can­cer. The Breast Can­cer Aotearoa Coali­tion has rewrit­ten its Step by Step pack which con­tains an in­for­ma­tion book about treat­ment and care, a diary to record med­i­cal in­for­ma­tion and a jour­nal to note down thoughts and feel­ings. The new edi­tion fea­tures ex­tra sec­tions on how to cope with a breast can­cer di­ag­no­sis, fer­til­ity is­sues for younger women, sex­u­al­ity and in­ti­macy af­ter treat­ment, men with breast can­cer and look­ing af­ter your­self af­ter treat­ment. Go to breast­cancer.org.nz/step-bystep to re­ceive a pack.

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