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Flu shot is free for most people going through cancer treatment
Annual influenza or ‘flu’ vaccination is especially important if you are being treated for cancer. Flu vaccination is free for people who are actively being treated for cancer.
Cancer Society support for clients through Waikato DHB cyber attack
The loss of systems at the Waikato DHB has been hugely disruptive for our clients across the Waikato, particularly our guests at the Cancer Society’s Lions Lodge who have travelled some distance for treatment at Waikato Hospital.
Budget 2021: Cancer screening and prevention a winner, but more work needs to be done for cancer treatment
The Cancer Society of New Zealand welcomes extra funding for improving cancer screening programmes and prevention, but the outcomes for cancer treatment are less clear.
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