Latest Cancer Council Australia News

Cancer Council warns urgent intergovernmental action is essential to stop an epidemic of e-cigarette use among young people
New data shows higher survival rates for childhood cancers
Cancer Council WA President receives Officer of Order of Australia
Aussies urged to take half-time toilet break for bowel cancer this State of Origin series
New research highlights challenges of melanoma diagnosis
1.4 million Australians will die of cancer in next 25 years without intervention
New research: 1.4 million Australians will die of cancer in next 25 years unless governments intervene now
Cancer Council calls for urgent investment in National Tobacco Campaign, as May 31 marks World No Tobacco Day
CEO of Cancer Council juggles work, academia and family
Parties urged to back broad cancer care navigation pilot in Tasmania
Flood cleanups pose risk of cancer
Cancer Council calls on all political parties to reduce impact of cancer, as federal election campaign gets firmly underway
HPV testing picks up cancers missed by Pap tests
Cancer Council calls for stronger action on e-cigarettes as landmark study shows young Australians are most at risk
Tradies arent protecting against skin cancer despite up to ten times higher UV exposure
Cancer Council condemns unhealthy food and drink advertising as pester power prevails
Australia on track to become first country in world to eliminate cervical cancer
Community leaders call on Government to put health first and abandon plans to cut price of alcohol
Researchers put aerosol sunscreens to test
Cancer Council strongly urges Australians against aerosol sunscreens
Calls for equal access to cancer care in Australia, as February 4 marks World Cancer Day
Cancer Council warns that governments goals for smoking prevalence will only be possible with ongoing funding to tackle Indigenous
Cancer Council commends Australian Government on release of National Preventative Health Strategy
Cancer Council cautiously welcomes new Australian Bureau of Statistics data showing record low percentages of Australian smoking partner with Cancer Council on mission to save lives partner with Cancer Council on mission to save lives
Cancer Council calls on Federal government support to keep all Aussies safe in sun
Screening by self-collection ‘game-changer’ for eliminating cervical cancer in Australia
Screening by self-collection game-changer for eliminating cervical cancer in Australia
Bronzed Aussies dont link tanning with skin cancer
Alcohol brands using non-alcoholic products to target kids and adolescents
Cancer Council welcomes new laws aimed at reversing crisis of e-cigarette use in young Australians
Cancer Council warns against use of aerosol sunscreens
New Australian guidelines to reduce health risks from drinking alcohol
Cancer Council endorses Australian guidelines to reduce health risks from drinking alcohol
Tis sea-sun to slip, slop slap as almost half of Aussies admit to having a suntan
3.5 million Aussie women driving Australia towards a cervical cancer free future
Nicola Roxon appointed as new VicHealth Chair
New standard aims to reduce bill shock for cancer patients
‘Oarsome’ CDU to host indoor rowing championships
New data shows life saving cancer screening participation at risk during COVID
Landmark report vindicates Australia’s precautionary approach to e-cigarette policy
Australians urged to put cancer screening at top of their to-do list
Experts call for renewed anti-smoking push as 1.6 million Australian smokers face early death, social costs soar
Good news as national smoking rates decline
Thousands on JobSeeker contact their MPs in National Day of Action to Raise Rate for Good
Government’s response to e-cigarettes inquiry another win for public health and a short
New e-cigarette liquid laws will keep Australians safe