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Adelaide’s inaugural ‘Undies Run for Bowel Cancer’
18 October 2012They’ve done it in New York, Chicago and Washington – now it’s Adelaide’s turn! People’s Choice, Australia’s second largest credit union and Cancer Council SA are proudly launching Adelaide’s inaugural ‘People’s Choice Undies Run for Bowel Cancer’ in January 2013.
A healthy night in, for a healthy future
15 October 2012Around 1,500 South Australian women - grandmothers, mothers, sisters, aunts, daughters and friends - are diagnosed with breast and gynaecological cancers each year. For every one of these women, Cancer Council SA wants a Girls' Night In host to show their support this October.
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04 October 20121,121 South Australian women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year and tragically more than 200 women lose their lives to this terrible disease.
Cancer Council Riverland Roadshow 2012
02 October 2012Cancer Council SA is hitting the road and travelling to the Riverland this Thursday 4 October to thank the community for their ongoing support, and share important information to those wanting to minimize their cancer risk, learn more about our services or get involved.
Get set for a SunSmart holiday break
21 September 2012As parents and kids prepare for the school holidays to commence, Cancer Council is reminding families that UV levels are rising and so it is important to Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek and Slide when heading outdoors.
Make your final wish count for future generations
17 September 2012All Australians are being urged to give a thought to their favourite charity and consider including them in their wills, during Include a Charity Week, 17-23 September, 2012.
Let UV levels be your guide
05 September 2012With the UV Index now climbing to 3 and above, the time has come to Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek and Slide, but new Cancer Council research shows that less than 10% of South Australians check the UV as a guide for deciding when they should cover up.
Give the gift that could save Dad’s life this Father’s Day
31 August 2012Cancer Council SA is calling on sons and daughters to think past socks and jocks this Sunday and give a gift that promotes regular screening for bowel cancer – a disease that currently impacts 1 in 17 men by the age of 75.
Springboard for pioneering cancer research in SA
28 August 2012Seven innovative new cancer research projects that have the potential to lead significant cancer breakthroughs have received a funding boost thanks to a unique program that aims to fast-track their progress.
Melanoma study shines light on patient needs
25 August 2012Australians who have undergone surgery for melanoma in the past five years are being sought for a new national study looking at the ongoing needs of patients after they've been treated.