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E-cigarette explosions a wake-up call on unregulated devices

Wednesday 2 December 2015
Reports that e-cigarette users in the United States are being seriously injured due to the devices exploding in their faces are a wake-up call, Quit Victoria says.

Charade of ‘responsible’ junk food ads worsening

Tuesday 1 December 2015
A new Obesity Policy Coalition report calls for action to protect children from junk food marketing, as profit-hungry food advertisers exploit loopholes in self-regulatory codes.

National survey release: tobacco use by Australian secondary school students declines

Tuesday 24 November 2015
Smoking rates amongst Australian secondary school students are the lowest since surveys began more than 30 years ago, a comprehensive national survey released today revealed.

Car parking issues adding burden to cancer patients, new report finds

Tuesday 17 November 2015
Nurses moving cars for cancer patients, social workers challenging parking fines and doctors cutting short appointments to ensure patients move their cars are among the issues highlighted in a new Cancer Council Victoria report into car parking at Victorian hospitals.

Statement on Warren Mitchell

Monday 16 November 2015
Cancer Council Victoria would like to extend our condolences to the family and friends of actor Warren Mitchell following his recent passing.

Victoria’s poorest at greatest risk of weight-related disease

Tuesday 10 November 2015
Victoria’s lowest income households have the highest rates of obesity, lowest intake of vegetables and do the least amount of exercise compared to other households, putting them at greatest risk of chronic disease, new research from LiveLighter Victoria has found.

Dirty Dancing audiences give over $120,000 to help beat women’s cancers!

Tuesday 27 October 2015
Cancer Council is grateful to have been the official charity partner for the musical Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage.

Processed meats increase cancer risk: World Health Organisation

Tuesday 27 October 2015
Eating processed meats – including sausages, bacon and ham – has been found to increase an individual’s risk of cancer by almost a fifth, according to a new study from the World Health Organisation.

‘One-two punch’ treatment increases brain cancer life expectancy by over 50%

Monday 26 October 2015
Victorians with the most common – and deadly – form of brain cancer (glioblastoma) are living more than 50 per cent longer on average thanks to a ‘one-two punch’ treatment regimen that new research has confirmed as the best available.

Too many Victorians putting themselves at risk of second-biggest cancer killer

Friday 23 October 2015
Fewer than one-third of eligible Victorians are completing free bowel screening kits in some local government areas, new statistics reveal, despite early detection providing the best chance of survival.

Graphic new TV ad highlights health risks of sugary drinks

Sunday 11 October 2015
A graphic new television advertisement highlighting the serious health effects of regular sugary drink consumption will hit Victorian screens this weekend as part of a campaign encouraging people to cut back.

37,000 Australians can avoid a cancer diagnosis each year

Wednesday 7 October 2015
First ever Australian study counting cases by cause finds around 37,000 cancer cases could be prevented each year largely through lifestyle change.

Pooches come together and take a walk for Cancer Council

Tuesday 6 October 2015
Best friends of the dog variety and their human companions will team up to support Cancer Council Victoria for the Australian-first event Bark For Life in Melbourne on Sunday 11 October.

Cancer Council Victoria converts to a new governance structure

Thursday 1 October 2015
We have converted from a not-for-profit organisation created under the Cancer Act 1958 to a a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee.

Ovarian cancer diagnosed too late for too many Victorian women

Wednesday 30 September 2015
We have converted from a not-for-profit organisation created under the Cancer Act 1958 to a a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee.
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