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Cancer patients to benefit from UQ exercise program

A free six-week exercise program for people recently diagnosed with cancer or undergoing treatment will begin at The University of […]

Genomic sequence reveals new treatment options for pancreatic cancer

An international project assisted by researchers from The University of Western Australia has offered new hope to patients with pancreatic […]

Exercising for better health in prostate cancer therapy

After being diagnosed with prostate cancer, Phil, Bob and Derek were invited to join a research study about how regular […]

Prostate cancer treatment side effects: Three guys find ways to cope and beat c…

Prostate cancer treatment affects all men differently. Read about three Aussie guys experiences coping with fatigue, reduced libido and other side effects.

Most fatal burden of disease caused by cancer and cardiovascular disease

A new report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) looks at years of life lost due to […]

New video challenges Victorian Aboriginal community members to ‘rethink’ their …

An innovative video has today been launched to address the serious issue of sugary drink consumption within Victorian Aboriginal communities. Rethink Sugary […]

Gold nanorods target cancer cells

Using tiny gold nanorods, researchers at Swinburne University of Technology have demonstrated a potential breakthrough in cancer therapy. They have […]
Sun protection

Preventing skin cancer

Preventing skin cancer involves avoiding sunlight, using sunscreen and wearing a aht and protective clothing whenever you are in the sun.

Identifying a suspicious mole (skin self-examination)

How to examine your body for skin cancer symptoms including basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma. Includes skin cancer pictures.

Melanoma: Useful Resources

Links to melanoma patient and carer information and brochures from reputable organisations and government agencies in Australia.