Grandfather’s photograph saves little girl’s life

3 Oct

The photo led to doctors diagnosing her with a rare form of cancer.

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Where the money goes

2 Oct

A cancer charity boss talks of how it decides which research to give its funding to.

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Show and tell for breast cancer patients

1 Oct

How a show-and-tell session by breast cancer survivors is helping women recently diagnosed with the disease.

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Belle Gibson: Wellness blogger fined for fake cancer tale

28 Sep

An Australian court orders Belle Gibson to pay A$410,000 for misleading her readers.

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Luis Herrera: Ex-cyclist says sun exposure caused his skin cancer

26 Sep

Luis Herrera, the first South American to win a Grand Tour, says he has skin cancer caused by exposure to the sun during his career.

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The woman making eyepatches beautiful

26 Sep

Toni Crews lost her right eye to cancer and has been making customised eyepatches.

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Do you know blood cancer symptoms?

20 Sep

Ellie, who was diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma when she was 15, describes the symptoms of blood cancer.

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