The simple question about a simple test could be life-saving, as a father-of-two found out after his aggressive cancer diagnosis.
Ian Kiernan, the founder of the famous "Clean up Australia" campaign has died after a battle with cancer. He was 78. According to the SMH, he was diagnosed with cancer in July. More »
Kiernan used the brute force of his personality - humour, showmanship, larrikinism and eccentricity - to create the largest community-based ...
Ian Kiernan, the round-the-world sailor who founded the Clean Up Australia organisation, was diagnosed with cancer in July.
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US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has announced her resignation and denied she will be running for presidency.
Almost alone among those who have worked for Donald Trump, Nikki Haley has emerged with her reputation intact.
Mystery surrounds the medical condition of Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte after aides refuse to reveal the ...
The public has been clamouring for information about Duterte's health after the 73-year-old missed two official events last week.
Australia's peak cancer body calls for an independent review into the world's most popular weedkiller, Monsanto's Roundup, which has been linked to non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Australian swimming legend Ian Thorpe says ending medal predictions will ease pressure on athletes and defending Olympic champ Kyle Chalmers agrees.
International researchers discover peptides from the venom gland of an Australian funnel-web spider could be used to kill melanomas.
Ian Thorpe, Jennifer Hawkins and Emma Freedman will be at Randwick next week to cheer on The Star's entry.
This year’s Nobel Prize winners are responsible for building our best cancer busters, developing super-powered lasers for eye surgery, and harnessing the power of evolution to design a drug for autoimmune diseases that is now the world’s top-selling medicine.
Good morning, early birds. Dark times in Palu as the death toll rises and people are forced into looting. Plus, in a world first, Australia is on track to "eliminate" cervical cancer. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods. The post Desperation as Palu waits for tsunami aid appeared first on Crikey.
Thanks to world-leading vaccine and screening programs, the dangerous disease could be almost unheard of in Australia in coming decades, new research has revealed.
At a time when I should be enjoying life to the full, the people I love, the things I love doing, here I am working ...
A discovery that has revolutionised cancer care — helping the body's immune system fight tumours internally — earns two ...
Tennis star Serena Williams lends her voice to a cover of Australian rock legends The Divinyls' classic to remind women ...
Tyre king and racing car legend Robert "Bob" Jane has died aged 88 after a long battle with prostate cancer.
In the space of five years Liz Clifford has lost her husband to cancer, her office job and now her home. At the age of 60 she finds herself struggling to get by on Newstart unemployment benefits.
Australian biotech Immutep has closed a clinical trial collaboration and supply agreement with global pharma giants Merck and Pfizer. At the close, Immutep's shares were up 9.7% to $0.045. More »
Sarah McGoram was given 12 months to live when she was diagnosed with cancer in 1996. So she'll be smiling on Sunday, regardless of when she finishes her race.