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Breast cancer survivor encourages women to sign up for fitness band study on physical activity

Wednesday 25 January 2017
Researchers at Cancer Council Victoria are investigating how effective fitness bands can be in improving the physical activity habits of breast cancer survivors following treatment in a new study, the ACTIVATE Trial.

Even smokers agree: life’s better if you quit

Wednesday 18 January 2017
Three-quarters of Victorian smokers agree that life would be better if they quit smoking, but more than half of those trying to quit did not use any form of proven quitting help, new research shows.

Rural and regional Victorians urged to go smokefree for 2017

Wednesday 4 January 2017
Quit Victoria is encouraging rural and regional Victorians to butt out for a fresh start to 2017, as survey results show Victorians living outside Melbourne are more likely to smoke than those living in the metropolitan area.

‘Summer of Cycling’ supports Cancer Council Victoria

Monday 12 December 2016
GTR Events will proudly support Cancer Council Victoria through their ‘Summer of Cycling’ series, a unique event which will bring professionals, amateurs and volunteers together for a month of world class cycling.

Support available for Victorians affected by cancer this festive season

Monday 12 December 2016
For many the festive season is a special time of year, however for those affected by cancer this period can be a particularly difficult time.

New report highlights urgent need for national obesity strategy

Thursday 8 December 2016
As new figures reveal high rates of overweight and obesity right across the country, the Obesity Policy Coalition (OPC) is calling for a national obesity strategy to address a serious and widespread weight problem.

Unilever Paddle Pop ad found in breach of responsible marketing to kids code

Wednesday 7 December 2016
Australia’s independent advertising watchdog, the Advertising Standards Board (ASB) has found Unilever in breach of the Responsible Children’s Marketing Initiative (RCMI) after a complaint by the Obesity Policy Coalition (OPC) was upheld.

Bowel cancer second biggest cancer killer in Victoria

Monday 5 December 2016
New report reveals world’s most up-to-date cancer incidence and mortality information

Cancer Council Victoria’s Clinical Network celebrates 40 years of connecting cancer clinicians

Monday 28 November 2016
Cancer Council Victoria’s Clinical Network is celebrating their 40th year of connecting cancer clinicians from across Victoria.

New Arabic cartoon featuring Akmal Saleh targets tricky subject

Friday 25 November 2016
Egyptian-Australian comedian Akmal Saleh has written and voiced a new cartoon that aims to break down the stigmas around cancer screening using comedy.

Victorians needed for study into law at end of life

Wednesday 23 November 2016
Victorians are being urged to take part in an Australian-first study to better understand community engagement with law at the end of life.

Hidden kilojoules in alcohol a double whammy for health

Tuesday 22 November 2016
Cancer Council Victoria is urging drinkers to beware of the hidden kilojoules in alcoholic beverages, as new figures reveal a few drinks after work could equal half a day's energy intake.

Comedy gives a new meaning to bowel screening

Monday 21 November 2016
Toilet humour is performed alongside important lessons about cancer prevention in a new upcoming stand-up comedy show for the Victorian Koori community.

Slip, slop, slack leaves Victorians red-faced

Monday 21 November 2016
New Cancer Council research shows fewer Victorians are using hats to protect themselves from the sun and, as a result, are getting sunburnt on their face, head, nose or ears.

Victorians ignore skin cancer risk, as state-wide campaign warns ‘all UV damage adds up’

Tuesday 15 November 2016
A new study has found Victorians know the dangers of sunburn and tanning, but half of us still aren’t using sun protection every day in summer – despite data showing almost 100,000 skin cancers were treated in a single year.
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