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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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New Year's Resolutions to help you beat cancer

Posted by Melissa on 23-12-2011

So it's nearly that time of year again - the New Year. Pretty soon you'll be dragging yourself out of a turkey-induced coma, looking upon your waistline (hoping you can still see your feet) and brushing off the dust of 2011 ready for a brand new year.

Who ever said weight loss was boring? Losing your silly season weight just got exciting

Posted by Amy on 19-12-2011

So we're three weeks into December. What do we call this time of year again?

Food packaging - who do you trust to tell the truth on the label?

Posted by Shona on 09-12-2011

Who would you trust to decide what nutrition information goes on packaged food - public health experts or food industry marketing execs?

Hula your way to healthy!

Posted by Cairín on 07-12-2011

After finishing my second half marathon in three months, I had enough of running.

iheard that x, y and z causes cancer

Posted by Laura on 02-12-2011

There is so much information out there about cancer, can you separate the myth from the fact? In an effort to combat misconceptions Cancer Council has launched a website iheard.com.au. It's here to bust the myths.

Budgeting for bowel cancer; making sense of dollars and cents

Posted by Melissa on 01-12-2011

It's that magical time of the year. In the distance, you hear the sounds of rustling and jingling.  No, it's not Santa's sleigh filled with presents - it's the bean counters inside the Federal Government's vault counting cash in readiness for the Federal Government's pre-budget submissions.

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