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Julia Louis-Dreyfus diagnosed with breast cancer

Former Seinfeld actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The 56-year-old shared the news on social media on...
Cancer
29 Sep

One litre less of alcohol per year could reduce cancer risk

Reducing alcohol consumption at a population level could reduce the risk of a number of deadly cancers across Australia. A...
Cancer
25 Sep

Women crippled with fees for private breast cancer treatment

Australian women are forking out thousands of dollars for breast cancer treatment and those who use the private system are...
Cancer
25 Sep

Pap smear replacement 'far superior' at finding cancerous cells

Goodbye pap smears, hello Human papillomavirus (HPV) test. Australia ditched the 26-year-old pap smear and switched to the more effective...
Cancer
20 Sep

Johnny Ruffo posts tribute to doctors trying to save his life

Johnny Ruffo has paid tribute to the medical team working to save his life as he fights a rare form...
Cancer
20 Sep

Grey's Anatomy star Kate Walsh reveals brain tumour diagnosis

Grey’s Anatomy star Kate Walsh has revealed she was diagnosed with a brain tumour two years ago and has undergone...
Cancer
19 Sep

Heartbroken Sam Johnson reveals details of Connie's final moments

Actor Samuel Johnson has spoken about his beloved sister Connie Johnson’s final moments, saying that the young mother went out...
Cancer
19 Sep

Talk show icon Larry King reveals secret cancer fight

Larry King is forever grateful he went for his annual check-up at the doctor in July this year. The 83-year-old...
Cancer
14 Sep

How taking apricot kernel extract could kill you

There are lots of complementary medicines, and natural alternatives, that may be doing more harm that good in certain circumstances....
Cancer
12 Sep

The big message Connie Johnson left behind

The news of Connie Johnson’s death saddened Australians when it broke last week, but some will find solace in saying...
Cancer
12 Sep

Researchers find way to stop melanoma spreading

A team of Australian researches have found a way to stop the spreading of melanoma spreading to distant organs, a...
Cancer
11 Sep

Olivia Newton-John: I dismissed cancer symptoms as signs of ageing

Olivia Newton-John had dismissed the back pain caused by her cancer as just a sign of ageing, the Aussie singer...
Cancer
11 Sep

Sam's final tribute to Connie as she loses cancer battle

After a long-fought and fierce battle with cancer, Connie Johnson, sister of actor Samuel Johnson, died on Friday evening aged...
Cancer
9 Sep

Huge honour for Connie Johnson is 'just in time', brother Sam says

Governor General Peter Cosgrove has made a nick-of-time visit to Connie Johnson to award the brave mum the Medal of...
Cancer
8 Sep

Study finds eating firbre can prevent colorectal cancer

If you ever needed an excuse to get more fibre in your diet, this could be it. A study has...
Cancer
8 Sep

Morning Show host Kylie Gillies reveals skin cancer scare

Morning Show host Kylie Gillies has taken to social media to warn Aussies not to ignore changes to their skin....
Cancer
7 Sep