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Strong enough to live.
24 March 2016Chris Adams (affectionately known as Critter) was 25 when he was diagnosed with a grade 3 anaplastic astrocytoma (brain tumour) in January 2015.
Crusading to obliterate cancer for family
21 March 2016When she was 23 years old, local Parkside resident Jodie Sard was faced with the uncertain reality that her father had prostate and bladder cancer.
Summer might be gone, but UV dangers remain
11 March 2016Cancer Council SA is reminding people heading outdoors this long weekend, and throughout the month, that UV levels remain in the very high range in South Australia.
Strong action welcomed on e-cigarettes
24 February 2016Cancer Council SA has welcomed the recommendations tabled in the report today by the Parliamentary Select Committee on E-cigarettes looking at the use, sale and promotion of personal vaporisers, including e-cigarettes.
Important time for SA to shape up
15 February 2016This week is National Healthy Weight Week and Cancer Council SA is calling on South Australians to prioritise their health with data indicating a decrease in the perceived importance of being overweight as a risk factor for cancer.
Time to take action and reduce projected cancer rates
04 February 2016Today is World Cancer Day (4 Feb) and Cancer Council SA is calling on people to take action now to avoid the projected 16% increase in new cancer cases over the next decade.
Bombshells flood Brighton
01 February 2016If you’ve ever dreamed of being Marilyn Monroe for a day, the Marilyn Jetty Swim is for you!
Belinda’s battle with cancer is her reason to ride in 2016
11 January 2016“It was in the last 20km of last year’s Bupa Challenge Tour when I noticed I had suddenly hit a ‘brick wall’.”
Healthy lifestyle goals for local cancer survivors
11 January 2016With health at the top of many people’s New Year resolutions, Cancer Council SA is encouraging cancer survivors to join its free Healthy Living after Cancer program to get active, eat well and feel better after cancer.
Brian Burns will ride with hope to find cure for wife’s cancer
08 January 2016For Brian Burns, his wife’s diagnosis of cancer saw them undertake and defeat the battle of their lives. Ten years on, the couple received the devastating news of a second diagnosis—this time in an inoperable location.