Patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma can now gain access to a new treatment option under the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme.
A report published by Avner Pancreatic Cancer Foundation shows that, without action, pancreatic cancer is likely to become Australia's second biggest cancer killer.
A trial conducted by an Australian and New Zealand research group has been recognised as one of the most important clinical research advances of the past year.
Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital Cancer Care Services is testing a new catheter design in a pilot study involving 60 patients being treated for cancer.
From 1 November 2019, Medicare rebates will be available for positron emission tomography (PET) scans for breast cancer.
A study has found that a diet high in fibre and yoghurt is associated with reduced risk of lung cancer.
This Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the youngest Australian to be diagnosed with breast cancer is urging all women to be 'breast aware'.
Researchers found higher soy intake was linked to a 77% reduced risk of osteoporotic fractures in younger women.
Cancer patients are not being advised by their physicians that there is an increased risk of cardiotoxicity associated with their treatments.
The need for chemotherapy will increase dramatically by 2040, as will the need for more practising cancer physicians.
Patients with severe and deadly inherited blood disorders may soon have a 100% cure rate, thanks to a bone marrow transplant.
New research has found that 1 in 5 former and current smokers will suffer from pancreatic cancer — and the risks are worse for men.
Painkillers such as aspirin and ibuprofen have been found to significantly improve survival rates for head or neck cancer patients with the PIK3CA mutation.
A group of health organisations came together to run Australia's first 'Let's Talk About Cancer' pop-up shops, to great success.
With 50% of men in their 50s experiencing symptoms related to an enlarged prostate, health practitioners should encourage middle-aged men to have a check-up.