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Looks at what happens when a person is diagnosed with lung cancer through to available treatments and living with cancer. Produced together with Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and with the support of The Australian Lung Foundation.
This is a 10 part DVD series available from Lung Foundation Australia for people with chronic lung disease. All 10 topics have a self-management focus to help increase the confidence and knowledge of people with lung disease and enable them to better manage their condition and overall well-being.
The Lung Foundation Australia - Chronic Lung Disease Self-Management Project is supported by funding from the Australian Government under the Chronic Disease Prevention and Service Improvement Fund.