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I was the picture of perfect health, a fit person. Then I was diagnosed with brain cancer.
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What a difference a year made

Wednesday 16 January 2019

Russ and Jessica had a busy 2016 with their pregnancy, new home and wedding. With so much to look forward to, they never expected a brain cancer diagnosis.

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"My mum is with me when I Relay"

Monday 14 January 2019

A leaflet in Sandi’s letterbox prompted her to “leave a positive mark on the universe” following the death of her mother.

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Getting to the ‘bottom’ of it - Jane’s journey with bowel cancer

Thursday 22 November 2018

At 35, Jane was a busy working mother of three. She never expected to hear the words 'you have bowel cancer'.

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Our election priorities 2018

Monday 5 November 2018

We we have outlined the key areas we would like to see the next Victorian Government address to help us to prevent cancer, empower patients and save lives through research, support services and public education campaigns.

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A touching Christmas tribute

Wednesday 21 November 2018

Joanne loves to cook. Her passion for baking led her to start her own social enterprise that's now helping people impacted by cancer and living with a disability.

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Living with cancer and loss at Christmas

Wednesday 21 November 2018

Christmas can be difficult for people living with cancer and who have experienced a major change or loss in their life. These tips aim to help you make the most of this holiday season.

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You don't have to be big to make a big impact

Wednesday 31 October 2018

After his aunty passed away from cancer and his grandpa was diagnosed, 10-year-old Kyen decided to sell his prized footy card collection to raise money for Cancer Council.

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Clinical trial gives Ryan precious time

Thursday 1 November 2018

Ryan was 32, fit and healthy, and had never smoked a day in his life, when he was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer.

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Funding boost for hard to treat cancers

Tuesday 30 October 2018

Ground-breaking research which is investigating a new way to treat cancer, has received a major funding boost.

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The girl with one eyelash

Wednesday 24 October 2018

Six-year-old cancer patient Hayley lost her hair during cancer treatment.  Dad, Andrew, photographed this one eyelash that clung on for weeks.

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Girls on a mission

Wednesday 12 September 2018

This will be the second year Bree and her sister Brittany will be hosting a Girls’ Night In in honour of their mother, grandmother, and aunty, who have all been touched by breast cancer.

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I was diagnosed two days before my 21st birthday.

Wednesday 12 September 2018

After six weeks of severe knee pain, numerous visits to the doctor and tests, Kristy was told the news. She had a tumour the size of a brick on the base of her spine, and it was pressing on her nerve endings.

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Mary-Jo and James' story

Wednesday 12 September 2018

This family’s journey with cancer began in 2011, when Mary Jo started experiencing blurry vision in her left eye.

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Meet childhood cancer survivor Stacey

Wednesday 12 September 2018

At three, Stacey was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia. For her, chemotherapy was just not an option.

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7 ways to cut your cancer risk

Tuesday 25 September 2018

A third of cancers can be prevented with simple lifestyle changes. Get to know the seven healthy habits to make small but significant changes today.

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