June 2007

 

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World-first cancer gene support program launched

Friday 29 June 2007
The Cancer Council Victoria is today launching a world-first telephone support program for people who carry genes that may increase their risk of developing cancer. Read more

Half of Victoria’s young adult smokers claim they will quit when bars and clubs become smokefree next weekend

Saturday 23 June 2007
Victoria’s young adults are planning to quit smoking in droves when bars and clubs become smokefree according to new research from The Cancer Council Victoria. Read more

A little ray of sunshine – but not too much – important for health

Monday 18 June 2007
New guidelines have been released today to tell Australians how much sun they need to avoid vitamin D deficiency and stay healthy without increasing their risk of skin cancer. Read more

Regional Victoria benefits from new cancer website

Monday 18 June 2007
The Cancer Council Victoria has launched a new, enhanced Internet site, which is expected to provide major benefits for regional Victoria with 24 hour access to the most comprehensive and accurate cancer information. Read more

50,000 footballers to tackle cancer

Friday 15 June 2007
Footy fields across the state will be awash with yellow on the weekend of 23 and 24 June, 2007, following overwhelming support for the new fundraising event, Call to Arms. Read more

Cancer Council Hosts Stawell Prostate and Bowel Cancer Forum

Thursday 14 June 2007
The Cancer Council Victoria and East Grampians Health Service are providing information at a free Bowel and Prostate Cancer Awareness Forum for people in Stawell and surrounds. Read more

Cancer Council Hosts Wangaratta Prostate and Bowel Cancer Forum

Thursday 14 June 2007
Bowel and prostate cancer are the leading forms of cancer in Victoria, accounting for around 7,500 diagnoses each year. They impact on many lives but are rarely spoken about in public. Read more

Special AFL match to raise awareness of men's cancer issues

Wednesday 13 June 2007
Clash for Cancer, a special AFL match, sees Essendon Football Club and Melbourne Football Club meet at Telstra Dome on Friday 29 June to raise funds for The Cancer Council Victoria and awareness of men’s cancer issues. Read more

Cancer Council’s Moe Volunteer Group Celebrates 20 Years

Wednesday 13 June 2007
The Cancer Council Victoria’s Moe Volunteer Unit is celebrating this month, having reached its 20th Anniversary. Read more
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