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Cara-CanTeen
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Pets that support us - post about your furry friend(s)! [PHOTOS now uploading!]
Hey all! I'm Cara, one of the staff from the Online crew... I'm new around here :) I've been having a look at the awesome chats on Canteen Connect and noticing that heaps of you mention your love of animals. Aaaand it got me thinking - pets can be...
shay94
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struggling to cope
Hi guys, Im new here, this is my first time being on this site and talking bout this openly. My mum has had breast cancer twice - when I was 11 and 2 years ago. First time I was young so didn't really understand my emotions/how to cope but...
Cara-CanTeen
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Talking to your mates about cancer: we get it
Hey Connect crew, happy Saturday... glad to see you all here :) One of the topics that comes up most in convos we have here at CanTeen is talking your friends about cancer, about the affect of treatment, and the ongoing changes for you and your family ....
jadubba
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Favourite musical moments??
Tyler, The Creator just won a grammy! I'm about to release my debut album! Music is everything to me, so im curious what it is to you? Does anyone have some favourite genres, artists, bands, some concert stories, or just some moments that have been by...
Cara-CanTeen
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Cancer and Tattoos... share you ink (or your inky plans)
Hey crew, Cara here from the Online team... happy Friday! So a lil while back in Newcastle NSW, we had an exhibition at one of our hospitals (organised by the Youth Cancer Service), showcasing some of the tattoos young people had done to signify their up...
Bunnymuffin2005
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Went to the beach
So I have done nothing but been in and out of the hospital theses holidays, today I went to the beach and it was my dogs first time, How existing! Also I'm not sure how to use this website so I'm not going to respond to your messages right :(
salty_lemons
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school
Hey there! So school huh? This is my first year of school without my dad by my side and I am sort of nervous (??) about how it's going to go. So y'know if you guys have some tips on surviving school and staying organised and all that j...
Peeta22
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Pets!!!!!!
This is my doggo Bella she’s been through everything with me. She’s my rock. Share your pets!!!!
Giampaoloa01
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my friends just don't get it
I know it hard when someone special in your life is hit with cancer... My friends don't understand why i'm so stressed and worried about it. They think that life is easy for me and i get away with everything because my mums sick... Its the opposite , i...
Finn
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My mum has stage 4 breast cancer, what should I expect?
When I was 12 my mum was diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer. Her treatment lasted a couple years and it was a rough time, but a couple weeks ago my mum told me she has been diagnosed with metastatic cancer, or stage 4 breast cancer, which has spread...
Cara-CanTeen
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Back to study/school/work... how do you look after you?
Hey crew, Many of the community here might be  heading back to school/work/study  after a bit of a change in routine over the break.... is that you? Are you feeling more like this... Or this? Looking after yourself well can be a balancing act, especially...
ana_maria08
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Celebrating our parent's birthday
Hey Guys! My name is Ana Maria, I’m 21 and from SA. This is my first time making a post here, I’m still figuring my way around the platform…. Tomorrow is (what would’ve been) my Dad’s 64th birthday. It’s the second birthday we will be spending without...
Bunnymuffin2005
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Getting crafty
Bunnymuffin2005
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My dog is modelling ❤️
g_richo
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Surviving the survivors guilt
Anyone else sometimes have those days where you wake up feeling super guilty that you didn’t kick the bucket whilst people you know are losing loved ones?? Happy to be alive but crappy that they’re not kind of vibes? well that’s my day today so Please...
XStormBreakerX
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Sports
Hey everyone What kind of sport do you play or have a interest?
Cello99
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I'm being crushed by expectations
In early December last year my mum was diagnosed with her third brain tumour, this one being a terminal stage 4. Since the prognosis I've been too stressed to even think and I'm unsure of how to keep pushing forward. My step dad passed 2 years ago and...
Hanno
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GIFs
What GIF describes how you are feeling RIGHT NOW ?
Ruby08
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Career, new direction after cancer 🤔
For those people who are working or studying, have you found that once cancer came into your life you decided to change career directions or lost interest in pursuing the career you were working towards? I’m a uni student and I need to go back to uni in...
Chelsea-Canteen
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Name our program
Hey crew! We're are trying to name our new Adventure Program... 3 days in the wilderness - what would you call it?! Cheeeeerrrsssss :)