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Nicotine vaping products for quitting smoking

Thursday 14 October 2021

The Quitline is already receiving calls from people seeking help to quit vaping.

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Recognising and responding to emotional cues in cancer care

Tuesday 10 August 2021

Cancer Council's Responding to Emotions in Cancer course has been developed to support clinical staff to manage difficult conversations.

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2021 Clinical Network Executive Committee

Thursday 25 March 2021

The Clinical Network Executive Committee welcomes a new Chair and Co-Chair and identifies priority areas for its work informing Cancer Council Victoria's policy and advocacy objectives.

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Testing times: The challenge of direct-to-consumer cancer marker tests

Friday 5 February 2021

Self-administered cancer tests are marketed as a way for people to take control of their health, but they may actually be undermining trust in evidence-based testing and putting people at risk.

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People affected by cancer join the conversation

Thursday 4 February 2021

Anna's personal experience with cancer has been instrumental in helping Dr Nikki McCaffrey clarify the importance of her research.

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Understanding Cancer resources in other languages

Tuesday 25 August 2020

Three fact sheets including What Is Cancer?, Coping with Cancer Fatigue and Caring for Someone with Cancer are now available to download in bilingual versions.

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Understanding Cancer resources – latest editions

Tuesday 25 August 2020

New editions of Understanding Cervical Cancer, Understanding Stomach and Oesophageal Cancers and Understanding Secondary Bone Cancer are now available to download.

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John Colebatch, cancer research pioneer

Wednesday 1 July 2020

John Colebatch (1909-2005) was the pioneer of paediatric chemotherapy in Australia. Thanks in part to his work, most children now survive cancer.

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Funding boost for immunotherapy research

Wednesday 1 July 2020

Associate Professor Shankar Siva has been awarded the $1.5 million Colebatch Clinical Research Fellowship to investigate the use of a high-precision technique to kickstart patients immune response.

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