Get checked for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

BCNA Pink Bun campaign

TAYLAH GRAY Experts are reminding Australian women of the importance of regular check-ups and early detection ahead of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which kicks off on October 1.   Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) spokesperson … [Read more...]

Lower survival rates in remote QLD cancer patients

LUJAYN HAWARI A study into breast and bowel cancer survival rates show a decrease in survival rates in remote Queensland. Joint research performed by the Cancer Council and Queensland University of Technology between 2001 and 2011 examined … [Read more...]

Alternatives in Breast Cancer Research

NAKITA RONTO Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer amongst women in Australia. According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, one in eight women will develop Breast Cancer in their lifetime and seven women die from it … [Read more...]

Queenslanders keeping abreast of women’s cancer research

AINSLIE MULHOLLAND More Queensland women are participating in breast cancer screenings than the national average, according to a report released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. Each year in Queensland approximately 2,900 … [Read more...]