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Budget: Terminal cancer patients to access super

Budget: Terminal cancer patients to access super

Thursday 7 May | Source: Daily Telegraph

Terminal cancer patients will be able to access superannuation earlier to help pay for treatment under rule changes to be announced in the Budget. Read more

Ovarian cancer screening improves

Ovarian cancer screening improves

Wednesday 6 May | Source: Sydney Morning Herald

A new screening method can detect twice as many women with ovarian cancer as current techniques, according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Read more

School canteen menus to be reviewed by Government

School canteen menus to be reviewed by Government

Tuesday 5 May | Source: Daily Telegraph

A review of canteen food sold in schools across NSW has been ordered by the government amid overweight and obesity concerns in children across the state. Read more

Gold Logie winner Carrie Bickmore calls for greater awareness of brain cancer

Gold Logie winner Carrie Bickmore calls for greater awareness of brain cancer

Monday 4 May | Source: Sydney Morning Herald

The Project host Carrie Bickmore has dedicated her Gold Logie award to her late husband Greg, who died of brain cancer in 2010, and used her acceptance speech to call for greater awareness of brain cancer. Read more

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