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ACT Government releases addresses of 1,200 Mr Fluffy homes in Canberra

ACT Government releases addresses of 1,200 Mr Fluffy homes in Canberra

Friday 3 July | Source: ABC News 24

The ACT Government has released the addresses of 1,022 Canberra homes contaminated with loose-fill asbestos installed as insulation by the Canberra-based Mr Fluffy company in the 1960s and 1970s. Read more

Two breast cancer treatments listed on PBS

Two breast cancer treatments listed on PBS

Friday 3 July | Source: Channel 9 News Sydney

Australian women with an aggressive form of breast cancer now have affordable access to two treatments through the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. Read more

Government reports fall in breast cancer screening participation

Government reports fall in breast cancer screening participation

Wednesday 1 July | Source: Guardian Australia

The latest statistics from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare show BreastScreen participation rates have declined among Australian women aged 50 to 69 years. Read more

Victorian prisons go smoke-free today

Victorian prisons go smoke-free today

Wednesday 1 July | Source: 702 ABC Sydney

A total smoking ban in Victorian prisons comes into force from today, following the Victorian Government confirming that a ban would be put in place about a year ago. Read more

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