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Cancer Council WA congratulates overdue ban on kids selling tobacco

Cancer Council WA congratulates the State Government for passing the Tobacco Products Control Amendment Bill 2017 that includes a number of strong measures that will protect WA children from... more ...

Learn more about our free Wig Service

Our free Wig Service offers an extensive range of wigs, turbans, beanies and scarves in a range of styles and colours. more ...

Spring back to a healthy routine

Research shows winter weight gain is common. more ...

Bowel cancer screening - your questions answered

Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world, but the good news is it's one of the most preventable cancers. more ...

Volunteer support in the hospital

Did you know that Cancer Council WA has Cancer Information Hubs at some of the major hospitals in Perth? At our Fiona Stanley Hospital and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Cancer Information Hubs, we... more ...

10 things women need to know about cancer

Every day in Australia, around 65 women are told they have breast or a gynaecological cancer. Ahead of Breast Cancer Awareness month and Pink Ribbon fundraising in October, we wanted to share with... more ...

Five easy ways to get moving at home

Sitting less and moving more is important for everybody's health. Being a positive role model by participating in activities with children and having your own active lifestyle can have a great... more ...

Melissa loses her locks for love and hope

When her mum, Silvana, was diagnosed with breast and pancreatic cancer, Melissa Temov decided to put her energy into something that not only showed support to her mum, but also provided hope for... more ...

Footy finals snack swaps!

Prepare for all of the action of footy finals season with our healthy, delicious and easy to prepare alternatives to traditional high salt and high fat snacks! more ...

WA women struggle to find time for exercise

New national research has shown Western Australian women are least likely to get enough physical activity with a lack of time being the main culprit. more ...

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Across the country, around 750 children are diagnosed with cancer each year, but survival rates are high. more ...

Meet Hayley, our Cancer Support Coordinator in the South West

Meet Hayley, our Cancer Support Coordinator in the South West more ...

Find us on Daffodil Day 2018

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"Being a mum has made me even more passionate about finding a cure for cancer" - Elle Halliwell

Two years ago, popular fashion and entertainment reporter Elle Halliwell received life changing news-she was living with Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (CML). Just 48 hours later she received another... more ...

Dedicate a Daffodil to someone you love!

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Has your school signed up for the Great Vegie Crunch?

The Great Vegie Crunch aims to get kids around WA crunching simultaneously on vegies - and having fun! more ...

Three reasons why

Daffodil Day is Cancer Council's flagship event, raising vital funds for life-saving cancer research. This Daffodil Day, we need your support now more than ever. Here's why. more ...

Share your story and help someone quit

Has smoking had a big impact on your health? Share your story and you can help others to quit! more ...

The hope for many young cancer patients, is in the hands of cancer research

'There is great hope that these therapies might improve the outcomes for children with brain tumours'. more ...

10 lunchtime mistakes to avoid

During a busy day at work, sometimes the only lunch you want is one that's easy and quick, which isn't necessarily the healthiest option. Read on for 10 common lunchtime mistakes and our best tips... more ...

5 tips to meal plan like a pro

Meal planning can help you save time and money, cut down your food waste and eat healthier, so what are you waiting for? Cancer Council WA nutritionist, Jenny Atkins, shares her top tips to meal... more ...

World Head and Neck Cancer Day

We're encouraging Australians, particularly men, to become aware of the symptoms and risk factors, including tobacco, alcohol and the human papilloma virus (HPV). more ...

Understanding Targeted Therapy

Targeted therapy is a promising drug treatment that attacks specific features of cancer cells. more ...

There are many ways to create a lasting memory

There are many ways to create a lasting memory. more ...

World-first blood test to detect deadly melanoma in early stage patients

Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers have developed the world’s first blood test capable of detecting melanoma in its early stages. Cancer Council WA was able to grant the Melanoma Research... more ...

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