Palliative care offers a variety of care options to best improve quality of life for people experiencing illness, their carers and families.
Caring for someone with cancer
Trusted information on caring for someone with cancer, getting medical support and advice, money and benefits, dealing with your emotions, and end-of-life care.
End of life issues: nursing, treatments and procedures
Trusted information for carers on end of life issues for the person they are caring for such as surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy.
Australia’s healthcare system
This article provides you with some information to help you understand the Australian healthcare system and the different types of services available to help you.
The treatment given depends on your age and health, the type of leukaemia, how far it has progressed. Find out more about treatments options, side effects of treatment and palliative care, plus links to trusted resources.
The use of medicinal cannabis (medical marijuana) is highly regulated in Australia. Learn how it can be used as a medicine to help relieve symptoms, and related research.
Brain tumour treatment
A brain tumours treatment depends on the tumour itself, your health and other factors. Learn more about the treatment options available for brain tumours.
Complications of cervical cancer
Information on complications of cervical cancer and links to trusted resources
Liver cancer treatment
Liver cancer is a cancer affecting the cells of your liver. It is among the top ten causes of cancer deaths in Australia. Find out more about liver cancer including the different types of treatments.
Pancreatic cancer treatments
Trusted information on pancreatic cancer treatment, why certain treatments may be recommended, possible complications, and links to trusted resources. Learn more.