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Professor Ian Frazer caught up in money making hoax

Professor Ian Frazer caught up in money making hoax

Friday 17 April | Source: Channel 7 News

Professor Ian Frazer, the creator of the Gardasil cervical cancer vaccine, has been caught up in a door-to-door fundraising scam in Brisbane. Read more

Actress Rita Wilson diagnosed with breast cancer

Actress Rita Wilson diagnosed with breast cancer

Thursday 16 April | Source: Sydney Morning Herald

American actress Rita Wilson has announced that she was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and has undergone a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery. Read more

Smartphone device may help diagnose cancer

Smartphone device may help diagnose cancer

Wednesday 15 April | Source: ABC News

US scientists have developed a new device that can be added to a smartphone and may be able to accurately and cheaply diagnose cancer. Read more

Symptoms of bladder cancer ignored

Symptoms of bladder cancer ignored

Tuesday 14 April | Source: The Australian

Doctors are rallying for a national campaign to reduce the fatality rate for people with bladder cancer, stating that both patients and doctors are ignoring the symptoms. Read more

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