October 2007


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National Cancer Prevention Policy

Tuesday 30 October 2007
The Cancer Council Australia has released a new national policy document on cancer prevention and how Australia can reduce the estimated 106,000 new cases diagnosed each year. Read more

The nation's biggest killer should be election issue

Friday 26 October 2007
The Cancer Council Australia today released its federal election priorities, calling on all parliamentarians to do more to reduce the impact of the nation's biggest killer. Read more

The Cancer Chronicles Film Festival

Wednesday 24 October 2007
An international cancer film competition will be held in 2008, with an awards ceremony included in the World Cancer Congress in Geneva, Switzerland. Entry is open to all. Read more

Cancer Data capture software IP donated in goodwill gesture

Tuesday 23 October 2007
Software capturing data for gynaecological tumours developed for use at the Royal Woman’s Hospital has been donated to the Cancer Council Victoria as a gesture by the developers. Read more

Free prostate cancer forum for family, carers and friends

Tuesday 23 October 2007
Family, carers and friends of men with prostate cancer are urged to attend a free forum on Wednesday 31 October 2007 at the Beaumaris Library. Read more

Health professionals needed to facilitate cancer program

Tuesday 23 October 2007
Health professionals are encouraged to attend a Living With Cancer Education Program Facilitator Training Course on the 14 and 15 November. Read more

Turn Off, Switch to Play!

Tuesday 23 October 2007
Parents can help reduce sedentary behaviour in children by encouraging them to switch off screen-based play and include more physical activity each day. Read more

Secondary schools urged to save students from skin cancer

Monday 22 October 2007
With melanoma the most common cancer in young people aged 12-24, secondary schools are being encouraged to improve sun protection and reduce the risk for students and staff. Read more

Pink Ribbon Day - Mon. 22 Oct. 2007

Friday 19 October 2007
Help us defeat breast cancer by being part of Pink Ribbon Day on Monday 22 October. Funds raised will help continue breast cancer research, education and support programs. Read more
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