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Passing on lessons learned for a SunSmart generation
29 November 2012“A lot has changed over the last three decades to increase awareness about the link between the sun’s UV and skin cancer,” says Professor Brenda Wilson, Chief Executive Cancer Council SA.
SA men put on notice – Watch Your Back!
21 November 2012Cancer Council launches new skin cancer campaign aimed at getting Aussie blokes to look for changes on their skin as figures show they are at more than double the risk of dying from melanoma than their female counterparts.
Taking cancer support for country South Australians to new heights
20 November 2012SA Health Minister will join a community celebration held by Cancer Council SA today to highlight the importance of improving services and support for country South Australians travelling to Adelaide for cancer treatment.
Smoke-free start for community ride
15 November 2012Cancer Council SA welcomes the motion passed unanimously this week by Tea Tree Gully Council to investigate banning smoking at the start of Stage 4, of the Santos Tour Down Under Bupa Challenge Tour on Friday 25 January 2013.
Celebrate, remember and fight back
12 November 2012It’s a great time to get involved in one of Cancer Council SA’s biggest fundraising events this month, as the 2012 Southern Metro Relay For Life takes off on 24-25 November.
SunSmart pageant kids go straight to top of Santa’s list
09 November 2012Santa will be checking his list twice to make sure kids and families remember to Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek and Slide at this year’s Pageant – so look out for his helpers dressed in yellow offering free sunscreen and spreading the SunSmart message.
Commit to a ‘corker’ race day without the hangover
06 November 2012With Melbourne Cup festivities in full swing, Cancer Council SA is encouraging punters to enjoy the day in moderation and make a commitment to better health.
Each year nearly 17,500 Australian women are diagnosed with breast and gynaecological cancers. This month you can join thousands of women across the country who will be staying in to help fight women’s cancers through Cancer Council’s Girls’ Night In.
SA government applauded for ban on solaria
25 October 2012Many lives will be saved because of the SA Government’s announcement of a total ban on solaria.
Governor’s 10 are leading the way
24 October 2012Now in their third year of training for the Santos Tour Down Under Bupa Challenge Tour, the Governor’s 10 team has received more interest than ever with the Hon Jay Weatherill, Premier of South Australia, signing up to Ride for a reason.