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Make a life-saving New Year’s resolution
27 December 2014Cancer Council SA is urging South Australians to make quitting smoking a priority this New Year.
Support is only a call away over festive season
23 December 2014The festive season can be a stressful and challenging time for those who have had their lives affected by cancer, and Cancer Council SA wants to remind people that support is available during this period.
New data shows South Australians turning off solariums
22 December 2014New data released in the lead-up to the commercial solarium ban coming into force show that South Australians are ready to ditch the potentially deadly machines.
Former Governor now leading high profile Chairman’s 11
02 December 2014Kevin Scarce might have dropped the title as the Governor of South Australia, but as the new Chairman of Cancer Council SA, he will continue to lead the high profile group of business and media identities for Ride for a Reason in January’s Bupa Challenge Tour.
Teens tone down tanning 10 years on – but sun protection neglected
17 November 2014New findings from Cancer Council’s National Sun Protection Survey show Australian adolescents are developing healthier attitudes towards tanning, but there is still room for improvement.
SunSmart pageant kids go straight to top of Santa’s list
07 November 2014Santa will be checking his list twice to make sure kids and families remember to Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek and Slide at this year’s Christmas Pageant – so look out for his helpers dressed in yellow offering free sunscreen and spreading the SunSmart message.
Increase in calls for Quit support on back of advertising boost
03 November 2014Cancer Council SA has welcomed an increase in calls to its Quitline service following the State Government’s reinstatement of funding for critical advertising encouraging South Australians to quit smoking.
Young leaders beating cancer in their community
31 October 2014Young people are taking up the challenge to help beat cancer in their local communities and this week a group of local students will become the second crop of graduates from the Cancer Council Youth Ambassador Project.
Narelle’s Girls set for another big night in
22 October 2014It’s another big Girls Night In for Narelle Hodgson who is continuing with her themed events – and this year it is a “ghouls night in” with a Halloween theme set for the last night of the month.
Gearing up to help others
13 October 2014Doctor Steve Brooks’ passion for helping people has taken him across Australia. Next year, it will also take him across the state as he tests himself on a gruelling UCI WorldTour cycling course.