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Posted 20 November 2017 in General
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This week is National Skin Cancer Action Week and new data shows more than 2.7 million Aussies are still getting sunburnt on summer weekends.
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Cancer Council raises awareness of silica dust risk during National Safe Work Month (October). New fact sheet on silica dust and cancer risk now available.
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The University of Canberra is examining the effect of aerobic exercise on certain functions of cancer survivors.
Posted 3 October 2017 in General
ACT Health's Cancer Counselling Service is running a free mindfulness group for people with cancer.
Carers ACT is collecting the views of as many carers as possible to help form the ACT Carers Strategy.
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Amaroo School in the ACT is one of 18 schools around Australia to receive a grant through the eftpos Shade for Secondary Schools Program.
Posted 30 August 2017 in General
The Leukaemia Foundation is holding a lymphoma information session to mark World Lymphoma Awareness Day on 15 September
This Friday (25th August) there will be more than 25,200 daffodils (2,520 bunches) for sale across most shopping centres in the ACT.
With Spring just around the corner, Cancer Council ACT says it’s important for Canberra schools, early childhood services and all outdoor workers to think ultra violet (UV) not heat.
Posted 2 August 2017 in General
A new group for people who have been given a diagnosis of cancer and who have had or are receiving treatment and family carers.