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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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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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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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Less harsh cancer treatments on the horizon

Tuesday 25 September 2018

Discoveries in immunotherapy are offering some patients alternative treatments to chemotherapy and radiation.

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Regional doctors better equipped to spot the difference

Tuesday 25 September 2018

Handheld skin microscopes and training will be rolled out to Victorian GPs from October thanks to The Longest Day of Golf participants.

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Talking to kids about cancer

Tuesday 25 September 2018

Research shows that being open and honest with children is one of the best ways to help them.

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What would Rachael do?

It’s with deep sadness that we share the passing of the courageous and generous Rachael to bowel cancer on 19 August 2018.

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Dedicated to a better way

Losing his wife to cancer shaped Professor McKinnon’s research career.

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