Archive for posts tagged with 'Cancer'

Be Uplifted Inc President Wendy Paterson

Brisbane Extra

St George Community Awards: Be Uplifted Inc

What could your community do with $10,000? The inaugural St George Community Awards will give Queenslanders who are…

Smoking woman

Health & Fitness

Where there’s smoke…

Clean air, butt-free beaches, and a cancer free future? Yes, please, writes Katie Clift of the Queensland Cancer Council…

Gambaro’s continues the fight against prostate cancer

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Gambaro’s continues the fight against prostate cancer

Come along to the 4th Annual Gambaro’s Wesley Hospital luncheon and help raise funds and awareness for prostate…

Still using solariums? Think twice

Health & Fitness

Still using solariums? Think twice

In just five months, you won’t be able to walk into a salon anywhere in Queensland to use a solarium, writes Katie…

Don’t believe everything a fitness brand tells you

Health & Fitness

Don’t believe everything a fitness brand tells you

Whether it’s snapping selfies of your latest ‘clean eats’, buying up big on the newest fitness fashion trend or…

Rupert, Chip and Ami

Health & Fitness

The pain behind Daffodil Day

There’s so much more to Daffodil Day than yellow merchandise, according to Brisbane cancer survivor Ami…

Professor Adele Green

Brisbane Extra

Walking on sunshine

Brisbane Person of the Year candidate Professor Adele Green has been leading the fight against skin cancer for nearly…

The five biggest threats to men’s health

Health & Fitness

The five biggest threats to men’s health

It’s Men’s Health Week and we’ve put the spotlight on some of the biggest issues threatening…

Why do middle-aged women drink more?

Health & Fitness

Why do middle-aged women drink more?

Middle-aged Australian women are drinking their daughters under the dinner table. But, unlike their younger counterparts…

QLD’s saving grace for brain cancer patients

Health & Fitness

QLD’s saving grace for brain cancer patients

When Helen Easton gazes lovingly into her great-granddaughter Halle’s eyes, she knows how close she came to…

Cocktails and Couture

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Cocktails and Couture

Be Uplifted Inc Breast Cancer Charity is a charity that helps breast cancer patients and survivors financially. Be…

SOL Breads Morning Tea with Cherish Foundation

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SOL Breads Morning Tea with Cherish Foundation

The Cherish Women’s Cancer Foundation has partnered with Sol Breads to create a beautiful morning tea at the West End SO…

New research could make chemotherapy safer

Health & Fitness

New research could make chemotherapy safer

Queensland researchers have made a breakthrough that could significantly reduce the suffering and recovery time for…

I touch myself campaign

Health & Fitness

‘I Touch Myself’ transformed into breast cancer awareness anthem

Almost a year after Australian rock legend Chrissy Amphlett passed away her legendary song ‘I Touch…

Dogs Can Smell Cancer

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Dogs Can Smell Cancer

Max smelt cancer in Maureen before any medical scans could pick it up… Dogs watch us all the time and read our bod…

Tobacco plant joins fight against cancer

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Tobacco plant joins fight against cancer

The tobacco plant could be a powerful weapon in the fight against cancer, say Australian scientists. They have found a…

Barefaced cancer campaign attracts celebrities

Health & Fitness

Barefaced cancer campaign attracts celebrities

A social media craze has seen thousands of women post bare-faced selfies online to raise funds for cancer research.…

Top 10: unexpected benefits of meditation

Health & Fitness

Top 10: unexpected benefits of meditation

Did you know deep relaxation can increase fertility? Hard science has now revealed the unexpected benefits of…