pancreatic cancer

What are some examples of rare cancers?

Rare cancers include things such as mesothelioma, head and neck cancers, some of the gynecologic cancers like ovarian or uterine

Cancer and COVID-19

Cancer Council understands that Australians undergoing cancer treatment, cancer survivors and their families and friends may have questions in relation

Quality care for pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer is the tenth most common cancer in Australia and has a low survival rate, being often diagnosed at

Leukaemia

What is leukaemia? Leukaemia is cancer of the parts of the body that make blood, including the bone marrow and

Bladder cancer

Cancer of the bladder is a tumour of the tissue lining the bladder. There are several different types, the most

Prostate cancer treatment needs to be tailored

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men in Australia. It’s estimated that more than 16,000 new cases

Uterine cancer

What is cancer of the uterus? Cancer of the uterus occurs when cells become abnormal and start growing and multiplying

Exercise helps cancer survivors

Survival rates for a number of cancers continue to improve, in part because of more effective treatments. While cancer treatments

Complementary medicine users have worse cancer survival

Complementary medicines are estimated to be used by two out of three Australians – we spend $3.5 billion on it

Lymphoedema

Lymphoedema is a condition where an accumulation of lymphatic fluid (lymph) in the body’s tissues causes chronic (ongoing) swelling (oedema).

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