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News: Cancer Council launches prostate cancer call-in

Council Queensland is available via Cancer Council Helpline 13 11 20 or cancerqld.org.au. For more information or interviews, please contact: Katie Clift, Executive Manager, Media and Spokesperson, Cancer Council Queensland Ph: (07) 3634 5372 or 0409 001 171…

News: Cancer Council calls on schools to sign-up in QUEST against cancer

via 13 11 20 or cancerqld.org.au. For more information or interviews, please contact: Katie Clift, Executive Manager, Media and Spokesperson, Cancer Council Queensland Ph: (07) 3634 5372 or 0409 001

News: Cancer Council campaign breaks the silence on bowel cancer

over 50 who currently fall outside the target group, or anyone concerned about bowel cancer, should talk to their GP about bowel cancer screening. More information about the Cancer Council advertisement is available at www.bowelcancer.org.au. More information about…

News: Australian Cancer Atlas unpacks cancer burden by locality

are still alive five years after a cancer diagnosis. The most common cancers in Australia (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer) are prostate, breast, colorectal (bowel), melanoma and lung cancer. These five cancers account for around 60% of all cancers diagnosed in…

News: New Cancer Council cosmetics tackle premature aging and skin cancer risk

a GP immediately. More information about Cancer Council Queensland, and being SunSmart, is available at www.cancerqld.org.au or by calling Cancer Council Helpline 13 11 20. Products can be purchased online at www.sunsmartshop.com.au or through the Cancer Council Queensland…

Blog: Cervical cancer survivor celebrates five years cancer free

…to be safe than sorry.” In celebration of her five-year cancer free milestone, Harris recently held a Girls’ Night In event to raise funds for Cancer Council Queensland’s work in breast and gynaecological cancers. “I couldn’t think of a better…

News: Cancer screening a priority for International Women’s Day

of their breasts, and visit their GP if they noticed any changes. “Symptoms of breast cancer can include a lump or thickening of the breast, change in size or shape of the breast, changes to the nipple or the skin,…

News: Queensland cancer research boosted with $2 million research grant

melanoma Prof Gregory Monteith The University of Queensland Pharmacological targeting of an adaptive breast cancer cell survival pathway as a novel treatment for breast cancer: Constitutive Ca2+ influx mechanisms in triple negative breast cancer cells Dr David Fielding The University…

Celebrate World Cancer Day with Cancer Council Queensland

cancer. The day aims to reduce cancer deaths by raising awareness and educating about cancer. To help mark the 20th anniversary of World Cancer Day, Cancer Council Queensland team members and volunteers, alongside the world’s largest inflatable daffodil, will be…

News: New childhood cancer research examines stage of cancer at diagnosis

Pediatric Blood & Cancer. This work was supported by Cancer Australia to improve national data for childhood cancers as part of the Investing in Medical Research – Fighting Childhood Cancer initiative”. The Australian Childhood Cancer Registry is independently funded and…