The Obesity Policy Coalition (OPC) has welcomed an announcement by the Australian Labor Party to consider banning aggressive and pervasive marketing of unhealthy food to children.
The Cancer Council Victoria is inviting medically qualified researchers to apply for a new early career cancer research fellowship.
Almost 9 out of 10 Victorian smokers think that smoking should not be allowed in cars when children are present, according to figures released today.
Learning how to live well while facing the uncertainty of advanced cancer will be the focus of a special forum to be held at The Cancer Council Victoria on 4 August 2007.
Harry Barnett, of Inverloch, has been recognised for his years of voluntary service. Aged 83, he regularly collects aluminium cans and passes on proceeds to support cancer research.
The Panarcadian Association of Melbourne - a Greek community group - has raised $16,000 to fight cancer, inspired by the fact that several members had recently faced cancer.
The Cancer Council Victoria is calling on Ballarat residents to join local supporter Jan Skewes in volunteering for Daffodil Day on Friday 24 August.
The announcement today of the launch of the Victorian Cancer Agency, a new State Government funded organisation, has been welcomed by The Cancer Council Victoria.
The Cancer Council Victoria will celebrate NAIDOC week by launching ‘Land Acknowledgement plaques’ to show respect to the Traditional Custodians, the Wurundjeri tribe.
Work by City of Knox resident Jesse Van Den Dungen will be displayed as part of the 2007 Cancer Council Victoria Arts Awards, an exhibition opening on 21 July at Gallery 15@15W.