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News: Cancer Council offers care for carers on 13 11 20

Cancer Council has urged carers of Queenslanders with cancer to reach out for help, with research showing higher levels of cancer-related distress in some carers than cancer patients or survivors. Studies show the role of becoming a cancer carer can…

News: Childhood cancer statistics available online for the first time

the information can be used by healthcare professionals and researchers to better understand the burden of childhood cancer in Australia and help shape cancer control. In Australia, more than 750 children aged 0-14 are diagnosed with cancer each year. Cancer

News: Volunter Voice September 2018

…the impact of cancer, addressing disparities and improving outcomes for people affected by cancer. Get informed about prostate cancer September was Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and we’re urging men to help raise awareness of the disease and better…

News: Ovarian cancer advocate among Queensland Young Australian of the Year Awards finalists

cancerqld.org.au/ or via 13 11 20. ENDS Symptoms of ovarian cancer In its early stages, ovarian cancer usually have no symptoms. This means it is typically diagnosed when the cancer is more advanced. If symptoms occur, they may include: Pressure,…

News: Queensland researchers better-placed to attack ovarian cancer

effective screening tests for ovarian cancer,” Ms Clift said. “In Queensland each year, around 250 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer and about 150 women die from the disease. “Ovarian cancer can be very difficult to diagnose early because symptoms…

News: Go dry this July and help provide vital Cancer Council support service

healthier in the process!” To participate or to get more information about Dry July visit https://www.dryjuly.com/cancercouncil. More information about Cancer Council Queensland is available at www.cancerqld.org.au or via 13 11 20. ENDS *Source: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4606742/…