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Latest updates from Cancer Care Centre Inc

People’s Choice Community Fundraising LotteryPeople’s Choice Community Fundraising Lottery

Cancer Care Centre is part of the People’s Choice Credit Union Community Fundraising Lottery again this year. Buy your tickets today for the chance to WIN prizes valued at more than $360,000, with community groups (that means us) keeping 100% from each $2 ticket we sell. So click on the link below to purchase yourContinue Reading

Research Project Participants RequiredResearch Project Participants Required

School of Psychology, Social Work & Social Policy University of South Australia is conducting a Research Project. What is this project about? “A mobile app to alleviate psychological distress in cancer carers” If you care for someone with cancer, the researchers are interested in what you think about a new mobile phone app designed toContinue Reading

Cancer Care Centre Book ExchangeCancer Care Centre Book Exchange

Did you know the Cancer Care Centre has a great library and is now offering Book Exchange? If you have any books relating to cancer that you are no longer using, or if you would like to take your pick of the selection that we have…Please do so for FREE!!   Contact our friendly staffContinue Reading

Become a Cancer Care ChampionBecome a Cancer Care Champion

Your Monthly Donation will make you a Cancer Care Champion. Cancer Care Champions: Proudly support the work of Cancer Care Centre Advocate for the Centre within their community Support exclusive, tailored courses to educate and empower the individual Include Cancer Care Centre as a charity of choice in their workplace Support members and their familiesContinue Reading

Aromatherapy – Back to the Future?Aromatherapy – Back to the Future?

As with many traditional medicines the use of essential oils had fallen by the wayside, while medicine pursued the exciting new promise of pharmaceutical drugs. Despite the fact that many of these drugs are plant based essential oils were put in the “warm fuzzy but ineffectual” basket.

Plant Based Cooking – a recipe book by Di CorneliusPlant Based Cooking – a recipe book by Di Cornelius

Now available from the Cancer Care Centre

Our former ‘Plant-based Cooking’ course chef, Di Cornelius, decided write a book on her favourite recipies for Cancer Care Centre in her retirement .

Give A Gift CertificateGive A Gift Certificate

Available from the Cancer Care Centre

Why not give a Cancer Care Centre Gift Certificate to a loved one for a special occasion? The Certificates entitles the holder to: two (2) therapies of their choice (for current financial members and their immediate family) or one (1) one hour therapy of their choice (for non-members or extended family members) All gift certificates areContinue Reading

Prostate Cancer growth slowed – a breakthrough?Prostate Cancer growth slowed – a breakthrough?

New method of slowing Prostate Cancer growth

Scientists have discovered a new way of slowing the growth of prostate cancer. Experiments have successfully targeted the activity of non-cancerous cells that encourage the tumour to grow. By changing the way these “fibroblast” cells behave, scientists were able to slow down the growth of cancer in mice. Experts say it could form the basisContinue Reading

Chloe and Mandy raise over $33,500!Chloe and Mandy raise over $33,500!

Just an amazing effort

Chloe and Mandy of THE BASIN HAIRCUTTERS, 104 Goodwood Road, Goodwood have raised over $33,500 for the Cancer Care Centre. This is a hugh act of unselfish effort as the original target was $10,000. The generosity of these ladies, their friends, clients and acquaintances in contributing more than $33,500 has everyone at the Centre inContinue Reading

St Andrew’s Hospital and Cancer Care CentreSt Andrew’s Hospital and Cancer Care Centre

Together supporting cancer patients

Discussion and planning are underway between St Andrew’s Hospital and Cancer Care Centre with the objective of developing a closer relationship which will benefit the Hospital’s cancer patients.

Membership on-line paymentsMembership on-line payments

It is easy to become a member, just tab Membership and follow the directions

Membership payments/renewals are available on-line. Simply tab Membership, then select your appropriate payment – Individual/Joint, Concessional, Organisation or the Healthy Living Magazine. Paypal account payments are available, together with Visa or Mastercard Credit card payments. It is easy to become a member!

Water PurifiersWater Purifiers

Add purity and elegance to your kitchen today

Purifiers (Aust) Pty Ltd will provide their Seagull IV water purification system to Cancer Care Centre members at a discounted price.

Let us be judges of our own wellbeing – an article by Grant CameronLet us be judges of our own wellbeing – an article by Grant Cameron

Science doesn’t have all the answers, and health treatment shouldn’t be an either/or choice, writes Grant Cameron.

Speakers AvailableSpeakers Available

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