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3 alcoholic drinks a day = liver cancer risk

Three alcoholic drinks a day can be enough to cause liver cancer, says a research review by the …

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Strong support for access to cancer drugs

Almost all Australians (97%) support Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) subsidy of medicines to treat curable cancers – as …

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Book shows steps to preventing cancer

A new book just published sets out the evidence for sensible steps towards reducing the risk of cancer …

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Pesco-veg diet slashes bowel cancer risk

A new study has confirmed vegetarian diets reduce bowel cancer risk – and has found a pesco-vegetarian diet …

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#purpleourworld: a voice for pancreatic cancer

Rochelle Goulburn was a determined woman, a wife, mother and teacher for over 30 years. Following a diagnosis …

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Unicorn shows collaboration is key to success

John and Simone Leyden were changed forever by the loss of their sister Kate to a rare GI …

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Resource aims to Rekindle sex after cancer

Cancer and sex.  These are two words not typically associated.  Unfortunately, after cancer treatment ends many cancer survivors …

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Join us: Help raise awareness of GI cancers

The GI Cancer Institute is seeking volunteers from Sydney and Melbourne to form committees to assist with the …

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Sarah rides research wave to longer life

Sarah McGoram has been “riding the wave of medical research” for a long time now and she “doesn’t …

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Rare tumour trial opens first Australian site

AGITG’s clinical trial on treatments of the rare and elusive Gastro-Intestinal Stromal Tumour (GIST) has opened its first …

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