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Paula Goodyer Besides not smoking, staying at a healthy weight is our best defence against cancer
Melissa Shedden Keeping fresh with talcum powder can raise your cancer risk by almost a quarter. What other common things can cause cancer?
Lucy Carroll Men who take fish oil supplements or eat fatty fish may be more likely to contract prostate cancer, an international study has found.
Paula Joye She's one of Australia's most famous women but for Sarah Murdoch it's life off camera that has brought the most rewards. She talks about kids, balance and life after 40.
Graham Osborne Can eating your vegies really help to fight cancer and other chronic conditions such as cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes?
Sarah Berry Today marks the launch of the Sunsense UV Photo Bus in Sydney.
Could cow viruses be causing a rise in bowel cancer? A leading scientist thinks so.
Jen Rosenberg A quarter of cancers could be prevented by 2025 through diet and exercise, a study has found.
Jen Rosenberg A QUARTER of cancers could be prevented by 2025 through diet and exercise, saving hundreds of millions of dollars in the cost of treatment, a report in the Medical Journal of Australia has found.
WASHINGTON: Coffee has been shown to reduce the risk of skin cancer by helping kill off damaged cells that could otherwise turn into tumours, according to a new US study.
Rob Stein MILLIONS of women facing an elevated risk for breast cancer could slash their chances of getting the widely feared malignancy by taking a hormone-blocking pill used to treat the disease or prevent a...
Denis Campbell LONG-TERM use of drugs prescribed for osteoporosis may be doubling the users' risk of developing cancer of the oesophagus, a study warns.
Julia Medew High-grade cervical abnormalities under-17 girls halved, Victoria study finds.
Erik Jensen THE incidence of bowel cancer in young people has surged in the past decade, more than doubling in some age categories, but doctors have been unable to explain the increase.
Julie Robotham and Peta Doherty THE Cancer Council NSW had auctioned the chance to witness surgery performed by the brain surgeon Charlie Teo to raise research funds, its chief executive said yesterday.
Paul Bibby WORKPLACE THE Roads and Traffic Authority will investigate a possible cancer cluster among Harbour Bridge workers after at least eight known cases that unions believe may be related to the use of lead paint.
Stephen Cauchi SCIENTISTS are testing a world-first technique that could reduce the number of false melanoma readings.
Julia Medew Cancer experts issue fresh warning about eating red and processed meat after ''the most authoritative report'' on the subject draws direct connection with bowel cancer.
Julie Robotham Alcohol ''one of the most carcinogenic products in common use''; expert.
Kate Hagan A TARGET of 80 per cent of 12-year-old girls being immunised against cervical cancer is not being met because many of them are failing to have all three doses of the vaccine.