September 2007


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Spend the night in with the girls

Monday 1 October 2007
Girls Night In is fast approaching and Melany Spaull knows only too well what is involved. Melany is hosting her 3rd night this year, expected to be the biggest and best yet. Read more

Free Vietnamese breast cancer information session

Thursday 27 September 2007
Vietnamese people with breast cancer are encouraged to attend a free Living with Cancer Education Program at Western Hospital on Tuesday 9 October. Read more

Tuxedo Junction raises $75, 000

Monday 17 September 2007
When Kate Bonser handed over a cheque for $75,000, she didn’t realise what an emotional experience it would be. She was part of the team organising the gala ball, Tuxedo Junction. Read more

Don’t Just Sit There – get a Pap test

Friday 14 September 2007
PapScreen Victoria is running an advertising campaign reminding women aged between 18 and 69 to have regular two-yearly Pap tests, even if they’ve had the cervical cancer vaccine. Read more

Pap tests or vaccine? Campaign explains

Tuesday 11 September 2007
A mass advertising campaign beginning September 9 urges women to continue having Pap tests, despite the new cervical cancer vaccine. Read more

Obesity experts join forces and propose GST for sugary breakfast cereals

Sunday 9 September 2007
A new coalition of leading health experts is calling for urgent government action to stem the escalating rates of overweight and obesity in children. Read more

Volunteers needed for cancer support in Mildura

Friday 7 September 2007
Volunteers are needed to join the Cancer Connect support program. In partnership with Sunraysia Cancer Resources, we're looking to pilot an expansion of this service in Mildura. Read more

Local girls get together for women in need

Tuesday 4 September 2007
With around 40 Alpine women facing a cancer diagnosis this year, The Cancer Council Victoria is encouraging local women to show their support by hosting a Girls Night In this October. Read more

Prostate cancer questions answered in special call-in

Tuesday 4 September 2007
Cancer specialists will staff phones at the Cancer Council Helpline on Thursday September 13, between 6pm and 9pm to answer questions about prostate cancer. Read more
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