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From eating broccoli to avoiding hairspray, new findings on what causes or prevents cancer seem to be discovered every day. Cancer Council Victoria's Cancer Prevention team go behind the headlines to dispel the myths.

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Why we need to avoid peddling Coke

Posted by Todd Harper, CEO, Cancer Council Victoria on 29-11-2013

Bike-riding and a healthy free-wheeling childhood in Australia are intrinsically linked – which is perhaps why it is so jarring that this most innocent, and healthy, of pastimes is currently the target of corporate giant Coca-Cola.

New Year's Resolution #1: Quit smoking

Posted by Patrick on 29-11-2013

It's December 31, somewhere around midnight, and a group of friends have the obligatory "New Year's resolutions" chat. One of their mates says they're going to quit smoking. Sound like you or someone you know? Here's some tips to make it work.

Facial hair: sun protection that grows on you

Posted by Harry on 25-11-2013

This summer, you moustache yourself a question: To beard or not to beard?