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Prostate cancer: five different diseases

Prostate cancer: five different diseases

Friday 31 July | Source: Daily Mail Australia

A new prostate cancer breakthrough shows it is actually five different diseases, which will allow doctors to better distinguish the more common, slow growing forms of the disease from the deadlier, faster-growing varieties. Read more

$50 million legal fees defending cigarette plain packaging

$50 million legal fees defending cigarette plain packaging

Wednesday 29 July | Source: Sydney Morning Herald

The Australian government is fighting a cigarette plain packaging case brought by tobacco giant Philip Morris before a tribunal in Singapore, with legal fees hitting $50 million just for the first stage. Read more

Medical cannabis trial to commence in Newcastle

Medical cannabis trial to commence in Newcastle

Tuesday 28 July | Source: Sydney Morning Herald

The NSW Government has announced the first details of Australia's first trial of medicinal cannabis, with thirty terminally ill people being cared for by Newcastle's Calvary Mater Hospital taking part. Read more

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