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article thumbnailUnderstanding the role of Radiation Therapy in Palliative Care was the theme, when one of our Radiation Oncologists, Dr Andrew Potter, gave an extremely enlightening presentation to a group of General Practitioners involved in the Palliative Shared Care Program. GP’s who attended, learnt the...
article thumbnailA cancer diagnosis can take a psychological toll on the individual and their family, with a rollercoaster of emotions along the way. Our patients have told us that their daily interactions with our team – whether it’s a welcoming smile on arrival or a chat over a coffee – can have a positive...
article thumbnailAdelaide Radiotherapy Centre is pleased to be supporting the Cancer Council by hosting Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea at all of our treatment sites today. All of the ARC master chefs have certainly been busy cooking up a storm to ensure we had enough food for everyone to enjoy. Rose Powell,...
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  • Brain Cancer - Leonie McIntosh

    Brain Cancer - Leonie McIntosh

    Whilst studying for her PhD in education, Leonie found herself unable to complete simple tasks and after investigation, her doctors discovered she had a brain tumour. A renowned indigenous artist and proud Wirajuri woman, Leonie shares how her art helps with her healing process and involves her local community in cancer awareness

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  • Breast Cancer - Kylie Corbett

    Breast Cancer - Kylie Corbett

    Breast cancer came as a shock to Kylie and her family, but she tackled her diagnosis head on, telling her story of strength and resilience up against a very aggressive cancer. Kylie participated in the Shenton House exercise program facilitated by Edith Cowan University, and tells of how keeping active made her feel in control of her treatment

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  • Gynaecological Cancer - Jacquelyn Robinson

    Gynaecological Cancer - Jacquelyn Robinson

    Jacquelyn Robinson, a fun-loving grandmother from the Gold Coast.

    Jacqui shares her story of surviving breast cancer 25 years ago, only to be diagnosed with gynecological cancer last year. She describes her treatment, initial concerns and her interactions with the GenesisCare staff, all while living by her mantra of "bring it on - I'll beat it again!"

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  • Prostate Cancer - John Dowling

    Prostate Cancer - John Dowling

    John shares his story of finding out he had Prostate Cancer after a routine check-up, the emotional rollercoaster through diagnosis to treatment and some insight into the treatment process. In this video John describes the the radiation therapy he received, including his fears and misconceptions, as well as advice for patients about to commence treatment

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  •  Skin Cancer - Jim Maitland

    Skin Cancer - Jim Maitland

    Five years ago, Jim watched something grow rapidly on his cheek, which was eventually diagnosed as facial skin cancer. His specialist referred him to GenesisCare for radiation therapy as a preferable option to facial surgery. Jim travelled from Avoca Beach to North Sydney daily for treatment over a six-week period - hear how he juggled a demanding work schedule, family life and kept his mind focused on recovery.

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