We highlight important oncology news stories from national and international sources, updates that have been overlooked by mainstream media and featured positions vacant.
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May Update 1 2015: Delaine Smith on the ALLG Discovery Centre, depression, exercise, screening, statins, diet swaps and more
March Update 5 2015: Justin Bryans on immunotherapies, Australian research breakthroughs, Angelina Jolie, e-cigarettes, sugar and more
April Update 1 2015: Breast Cancer Summit Review by Chris Pyke, plus personalised vaccines, MRIs, fruit flies, pensioners and more
April Update 2 2015: ANZGOG Review, Ian Olver on Keytruda, Breast Cancer explainer, neck glands, chemo-brain, brachytherapy, computers and more
March Update 4 2015: Cancer Survivorship Framework by Sally Crossing AM plus Angelina Jolie, alcohol, vitamin D, aspirin and more
March Update 3 2015: 50th Anniversary of Cisplatin plus new prostate cancer subtype, breast cancer maths, mouse workouts, nanotech and more
March Update 2 2015: The Changing Cancer Care Landscape by Sandro V Porceddu, plus genetic tests, cancer games, diets, dogs and more
March Update 1: Targeting Cancer by Sandra Turner, plus pancreatic genes, immune hotspots, deodorant, mobile phones, dog drugs and more
February Update 4: Sex after cancer plus canine cures, DNA wormholes, alpaca antibodies, soft drink colouring and more in The Oncology Newsletter
February Update 3: Bogda Koczwara, Sally Crossing, Sabe Sabesan and others on the Survivorship Conference plus HRT, HPV, olive oil and more
February Update 2: Darren Saunders on why cancer is more than ‘bad luck’ plus Aussie farmers, tumour bombs, reiki, overweight kids and more in The Oncology Newsletter
February Update 1: World Cancer Day Special: Snake oil, fluoro surgery, fizzy drinks, BRCA, prostate screening, skin App and more
January Update 4: Julia Downing on palliative care, the pill, European lung predictions, poor breast knowledge and more
January Update 3: Breaking bad news by Chrissie Giles plus prostate and breast cancer surge, oncofertility, statins, vitamin D and more
January Update 2: Oncologist on why her cancer will make her a better doctor plus new breast gene, testosterone, HPV, cancer CCTV and more
January Update 1: Sally Crossing on Australian advocacy milestones plus bad luck, breast nutrition, bowel gene testing and more
December Update 6: Painkillers, peanuts, prostate patients work out, PARP inhibitors and more…
December Update 3: Kim Hobbs on Integrative Care, Ben Chua on oligomets, obesity, exercise, Pacific Islands, breast cancer, wine and more
December Update 4: Haryana Dhillon’s COSA Psycho-Oncology Update, new PSA Guidelines, Lung and AML treatments, tobacco-control and more
December Update 5: John Hopper on breast screening plus cervical screening, tobacco, war metaphors, genome browsers, solvents and more
November Update 4: e-Cigarette health risks, meerkat cancer cells, colon test lotteries, prostate weight link, shisha pipes and more in The Oncology Newsletter
December Update 1: COSA Preview plus cannabis, obesity, abiraterone, antacids, PSA testing and more
December Update 2: COSA 2014 Special Edition: Fran Boyle, Kim Hobbs, Carla Treloar, Addie Wootten plus all the latest breaking news
November Update 1: Selling clinical trial participation by Alexander Masters, sea sponges, sexual protection, tattoos and more…
November Update 2: The placebo effect by Nial Wheate, videos, tai chi, vaccines, high cost drugs, genetic modifications and more…
November Update 3: Cannabis, Chlamydia, DNA blind spots, Drug Fund cuts, fatty fish and more…
October Update 3: Daniel de Viana reviews the Australasian Breast Congress, snails, seeds, Sonic Hedgehog and more…
October Update 4: Martin Tattersall on the No Advertising Please campaign, leukaemia breakthrough, exercise, new ovarian test and more…
October Update 5: Kim Hobbs on psychosexual concerns, smart technology, aspirin, stem cells and more in The Oncology Newsletter
September Update 4: Nutraceuticals, oncology massage, exercise and much more…
October Update 1: Breast cancer: fact vs fiction plus ESMO 2014, mantis shrimps, vitamin D, ‘scary’ cancer funding and more in The Oncology Newsletter
October Update 2: Breast implants, aged sex, mental health, night time tumours and much more.
September Update #1: CTCs, gene testing, invisible blood and much more…
September Update #2: Haryana Dhillon on VPOC, genes, antibodies and vaccines
September Update 3: Publication Date 16th September: Nanotech, new guidelines and ‘we can do this!’ attitudes…
August Update #2: Oncology nursing at home plus Bob Marley’s melanoma, bacteria that shrinks tumours, botox and much more August Update # 1: Gary Richardson on MOGA, Gayle Sulik on breast cancer surgery, gene-editing, potato starch and much more… August Update – Special Edition: Special Update on The Cancer Crowd
August Update #2: Oncology nursing at home plus Bob Marley’s melanoma, bacteria that shrinks tumours, botox and much more
August Update # 1: Gary Richardson on MOGA, Gayle Sulik on breast cancer surgery, gene-editing, potato starch and much more…
August Update – Special Edition: Special Update on The Cancer Crowd
July Update # 3: Expert views, breaking news & top jobs… plus crowdfunding!
July Update # 2: Top picks from oncologynews.com.au, jobs and more…
July Update # 1: Winter news and expert’s views from the ONA
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