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Supporting Australian patient communities through COVID-19

Three local health consumer organisations have received COVID-19 Regional Grants from MSD to support their pandemic response efforts for cancer patients and their families.

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Everything we do must be through the lens of patients and their carers

Michael Azrak shares his views on why it's more important than ever for the voice of patients to be recognised and heard across the Australian healthcare system.

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Do you know the symptoms of bowel cancer?

Shelley was shocked when she received a diagnosis of bowel cancer. These days, she’s passionate about telling others which symptoms to look out for.

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Understanding head and neck cancer

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How the Australian health system is serving our community

Australia's Director for Policy & Access Strategy, Megan Bohensky discusses why we need to have a conversation about the timely delivery of the most effective and valuable medicines in Australia

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Understanding the link between social media and health

The Alliance for Advancing Health Online will look at social media's role in health, starting with COVID-19 vaccine confidence

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I’m a cancer survivor. Now what?

The cancer journey continues well beyond diagnosis and treatment – and survivorship comes with its own a set of challenges

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Progress and purpose: a conversation with MSD scientists and HIV care providers

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Working together to detect lung cancer earlier

Vicki Goodman, vice president, therapeutic area head, oncology late-stage development, reports on encouraging progress in lung cancer screening around the world