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Answers to your cancer questions
10 February 2020Finding reliable information and the right kinds of support can help enormously. Thanks to your ongoing generosity, our 13 11 20 phone lines continue to stay open.
The 20 year movement of a purple army
10 February 2020For two decades, Relay For Life has given South Australians a unique and special way to celebrate, remember and fight back against cancer—with events held right across the state and throughout the year.
Researcher Profile - February 2020
10 February 2020Associate Professor Gregory’s research aims to discover new strategies to detect and treat therapy-resistant metastatic prostate cancer and identify factors that cause specific breast cancer cells to gain aggressive properties.
What's in your lunchbox?
10 February 2020Do you know the impact a good and balanced diet can have? By eating a diet full of healthy foods and teaming it with being physically active every day and maintaining a healthy body weight, you can lower your risk of cancer.
Beech boys ride 220 kms in memory of mum, Tammy
10 February 2020Last year 17 year old Kylan Beech came up with the idea to ride 220kms from Adelaide to the Riverland with his brothers and raise funds for Cancer Council SA. His motivation was his mum, Tammy, who was diagnosed with lung cancer and passed away a few years ago.
Be a part of Daffodil Day
08 July 2019The Daffodil Day Appeal is happening again this August, culminating on Daffodil Day, 23 August. Learn about how you can donate, get involved, or attend a VIP Researcher Showcase event to meet the researchers that you help to support through your donations.
Researcher profile - July 2019
08 July 2019Cancer Council-funded researcher Dr Tessa Gargett’s current work is investigating how the body’s immune system can be enhanced to attack and kill cancer cells more effectively. Her early trials with melanoma patients show that around 40 per cent of tumours are eliminated completely.
Life after cancer
08 July 2019Most people think that life after cancer would be something to smile about—but the cancer journey doesn’t always end when treatment does. Read about how to deal with emotions, fears, health, finances and more.
The facts on fibre
08 July 2019Have you considered how your daily fibre intake can actually impact your risk of bowel cancer? Hear from Cancer Council SA’s Nat von Bertouch about why fibre is so important, and find a great high-fibre salad recipe that’s sure to be a family favourite.
A cuppa for a cause
08 July 2019This year’s Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea raised over $1 million in South Australia alone for cancer research, prevention and support services, thanks to the hard work of 2,800 hero hosts in homes, communities and workplaces across the state. An incredible effort!
08 July 2019Remember six-year-old Hayley from our recent Christmas Appeal? After enduring toxic chemotherapy to attack the soft-tissue cancer growing in her nasal cavity, we’re overjoyed to share that Hayley is now back to being her cheeky and smiley self—all thanks to your generous support.