It seems nurses are doing a better job than doctors at identifying colorectal cancer.
A woman has been cancer-free for two years after her immune system was tweaked to destroy the disease. The treatment offers hope to other late-stage patients.
It's in everyone's best interests that cancer patients recover — including that of the Australian economy.
Australia has some of the best cancer-survival rates in the world, a tribute to our world-class research and treatment facilities. But childhood cancers in Australia are costly — in more ways than one.
Gail O'Brien, of the Chris O'Brien Lifehouse, has been recognised for her tireless work with an Office of the Order of Australia award.
Many healthcare workers and patients spend a great deal of time indoors. How does this impact their vitamin D levels? How much sun is enough for Vitamin D?
Research finds that the more aggressively early lung cancer is treated, the better the outcome.
Tapeworms and Giardia medications contain a substance that kills prostate and colon cancer.
A global study, co-led by Australian researchers, has unearthed critical information in the fight against breast cancer.
Personalised medicine for lymphoma a step closer thanks to new genomics facility.
New cases of liver cancer in Australia more than doubled between 1990 and 2015.
A call to replace cigarettes with e-cigarettes has been made, following research showing thousands of lives could be saved.
The common brain chemical serotonin may be contributing to sudden infant death syndrome.
A new program will create personalised medical solutions for children with cancer.
The app will help women with ovarian cancer self-monitor their treatment and results, and fund further research.