Preventing cancer

One third of cancers can be prevented. Discover simple lifestyle changes that can help reduce your risk.

Get checked

Early detection offers one of the best chances of cure. Find out more

Limit alcohol

Evidence has linked alcohol consumption to various cancers. Read more

Eat a healthy diet

We recommend a healthy body weight, regular exercise and a healthy diet. Read more

Be a healthy weight

Convincing evidence links obesity to various cancers. Read more

Be physically active

Evidence links physical activity to reduced breast and colon cancer risk. Read more

Be SunSmart

It's preventable but nearly 2,000 Australians die of skin cancer each year. Read more

Quit smoking

Each year 15,000 Australians are diagnosed with smoking-related cancer. Read more

Workplaces

Tips to cut your cancer risk in the workplace. Read more

Aboriginal communities

We're working to improve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health.

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