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Western Advocate
20 years of daffodilsare invited to take a special photo which can be posted online with the hashtag
20 years of daffodils
Western Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
are invited to take a special photo which can be posted online with the hashtag #Daffodil Day to show their support for the Cancer Council. Daffodil Day raises vital funds for – and awareness about – the work of Cancer Council including research,... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Bright blooms of hopeimpactful cancer campaigns, engaging thousands of people to raise funds for lif
Bright blooms of hope
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 23 hours ago
impactful cancer campaigns, engaging thousands of people to raise funds for lifesaving research and community services. Cancer Council hope to raise around $1.5 million statewide from selling around 800,000 fresh daffodils, limited edition... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Rockhampton to turn yellow for Daffodil DayMORE than 15,000 fresh daffodils will arrive in Rockhampton today, just in time
Rockhampton to turn yellow for Daffodil Day
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
MORE than 15,000 fresh daffodils will arrive in Rockhampton today, just in time for Daffodil Day! Cancer Council Queensland will celebrate 30 years of the iconic fundraiser this month, with the official day falling on Friday. Tomorrow at 10am,... Read more
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Northern Star
Daffodils sending out message of hopeYELLOW daffodils will fill the streets this week to raise money for the Cancer
Daffodils sending out message of hope
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
YELLOW daffodils will fill the streets this week to raise money for the Cancer Council - unfortunately, most people will reach for their pockets driven by a personal connection. The first Daffodil Day was held by the Cancer Council 30 years ago to... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Mackay exercise program builds strength after cancerand after cancer treatment and she has classes for groups and individuals. The
Mackay exercise program builds strength after cancer
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
and after cancer treatment and she has classes for groups and individuals. The Life Now classes have been endorsed by the Cancer Council, which is a first for Queensland. Ms McFarlane, who has just completed specialised training for therapeutic... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Cancer Council provides support for Rocky survivorsNEXT week Cancer Council Queensland will host a free community information sess
Cancer Council provides support for Rocky survivors
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
NEXT week Cancer Council Queensland will host a free community information session to provide cancer survivors in Rockhampton with adequate support and information to assist with life after treatment. Healthy Living after Cancer Treatment will be... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Shed sale on Sundaytea and the Rotary' Club’s Bozo Bus will offer free rides for the kids. “There
Shed sale on Sunday
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
tea and the Rotary' Club’s Bozo Bus will offer free rides for the kids. “There are bargains galore and all proceeds go to Cancer Council Queensland,” Margo said. “The Auction is massive and includes beds, a great bar, wardrobes,TV units,... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Why Mackay's city fountain will be turning yellow todaytoday until Friday, August 26, the fountain at the council precinct will turn y
Why Mackay's city fountain will be turning yellow today
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
today until Friday, August 26, the fountain at the council precinct will turn yellow to celebrate 30 years of the Cancer Council Queensland campaign. Mayor Greg Williamson said Mackay Regional Council was proud to support Daffodil Day by... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Toowoomba landmarks light up to celebrate Daffodil DayTHIS week two of Toowoomba's most iconic landmarks will shine bright in support
Toowoomba landmarks light up to celebrate Daffodil Day
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
THIS week two of Toowoomba's most iconic landmarks will shine bright in support of Daffodil Day. Cancer Council Queensland will celebrate 30 years of the fundraiser during the entire month of August, with the official day falling on Friday, August... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Why the city fountain is turning yellow todaytoday until Friday, August 26, the fountain located at Council Grounds will tur
Why the city fountain is turning yellow today
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
today until Friday, August 26, the fountain located at Council Grounds will turn yellow to celebrate 30 years of the iconic Cancer Council Queensland campaign. Mayor Greg Williamson said Mackay Regional Council was proud to support Daffodil Day by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Amy Pejkovic reveals how a brain tumour crushed her 2012 Olympic dreamwill hit the runway for retail giant Myer's Spring-Summer fashion launch. Amy
Amy Pejkovic reveals how a brain tumour crushed her 2012 Olympic dream
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
will hit the runway for retail giant Myer's Spring-Summer fashion launch. Amy has also been revealed as an ambassador for Cancer Council Australia's annual fundraiser, Daffodil Day. The event will raise much-needed funds to help support cancer... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Cancer conscious on construction sitesbut says attitudes towards sun safety measures on work sites have come a long w
Cancer conscious on construction sites
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
but says attitudes towards sun safety measures on work sites have come a long way. Photo: Barry Smith 130716BSA02 The Cancer Council is using Tradies National Health Month in August to let blue-collar workers know it’s easy to change their... Read more
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The Border Mail
Raffle rallies supportto have regular specialist check-ups. She encouraged everyone to buy a Relay f
Raffle rallies support
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
to have regular specialist check-ups. She encouraged everyone to buy a Relay for Life raffle ticket to support the Cancer Council. “Personally my mum has had cancer and so have family members,” Miss Goodsell said. “I have a tumour in my... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Teen takes spotlight for Cancer Councilfor others, becoming a voice for our region and to be able to continue to give
Teen takes spotlight for Cancer Council
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
for others, becoming a voice for our region and to be able to continue to give back to my community.” Jaymee has chosen Cancer Council Queensland as her charity for the quest and plans to hold a range of functions including a high tea, fun run,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Sign up now for Relay for Lifefor the second year after it proved itself as the ideal venue. “The school has
Sign up now for Relay for Life
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
for the second year after it proved itself as the ideal venue. “The school has been amazing; they’ve been so supportive,” Cancer Council spokesperson Katherine Hodges said. The 2016 Relay for Life managed to raise $94,255 for the charity, a... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Five things to do in and around the Dalby regionand Sunday this week. Cent Auction THIS Saturday, Dalby United Masonic Lodge
Five things to do in and around the Dalby region
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
and Sunday this week. Cent Auction THIS Saturday, Dalby United Masonic Lodge will be holding a Cent Auction in aid of Cancer Council and other charities. Head down to the Roche St lodge from 9.30am. All are welcome and entry is $6. For more... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
What's on in the Western Downsthe story of two prominent local families. LAST year the Brigalow community ra
What's on in the Western Downs
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
the story of two prominent local families. LAST year the Brigalow community raised a whopping $2,000 in the one night for Cancer Council Queensland at their annual dance and this Saturday they're hoping to pull out a similar effort. Held at the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Rebooting life after canceror depression. The research, conducted by a team at the University of NSW, has
Rebooting life after cancer
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
or depression. The research, conducted by a team at the University of NSW, has been given a $2.2 million boost from Cancer Council NSW. The team will use the funds to develop a program to reduce these late effects and enhance survivors’ –... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sabah mobile mammogram screening soonKota Kinabalu: Makna, the National Cancer Council, is organising a Klimb Kinaba
Sabah mobile mammogram screening soon
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: Makna, the National Cancer Council, is organising a Klimb Kinabalu – Fight Against Cancer campaign which will take place from Aug 17-20. This year's climb would be the fourth for Makna since this campaign was initiated in 2011. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man admits turning garage into solarium for public useof ensuring that we provide a strong deterrent from any others that are looking
Man admits turning garage into solarium for public use
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
of ensuring that we provide a strong deterrent from any others that are looking to use solariafor the purpose of profit." Cancer Council SA chief executive Lincoln Size said he was concerned that there were people willing to profit at the expense... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Relay committee busy preparing for 2016 eventof volunteers. The theme for this year’s event is ‘Kiama Kooky Hats’. Terry D
Relay committee busy preparing for 2016 event
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
of volunteers. The theme for this year’s event is ‘Kiama Kooky Hats’. Terry Deegan, community engagement manager for the Cancer Council’s Southern Region said he has been overwhelmed by the response and support for Kiama’s Relay For Life since... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Support of friends and family helped Vanessa get over shock diagnosisRees has added her support to this year’s Daffodil Day campaign. This year mar
Support of friends and family helped Vanessa get over shock diagnosis
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Rees has added her support to this year’s Daffodil Day campaign. This year marks 30 years of Daffodil Day in NSW, and the Cancer Council hopes to raise $2.6 million for cancer research, support services and prevention programs. The theme for 2016... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
More women in regional Queensland seeking breast reconstructions after cancerbreast reconstruction surgery following a mastectomy than 15 years ago, a study
More women in regional Queensland seeking breast reconstructions after cancer
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
breast reconstruction surgery following a mastectomy than 15 years ago, a study has shown. The joint survey between Cancer Council Queensland (CCQ) and Mater Medical Centre, published in the ANZ Journal of Surgery, analysed more than 4,000... Read more
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The Courier
Protesters call for right to vapemarket in some countries overseas. The Victorian chiefs of Quit, Australian Me
Protesters call for right to vape
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
market in some countries overseas. The Victorian chiefs of Quit, Australian Medical Association, Heart Foundation and Cancer Council have written to Victorian MPs in support of regulating e-cigarettes. The new law places restrictions on... Read more
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The Border Mail
Protesters call for right to vapemarket in some countries overseas. The Victorian chiefs of Quit, Australian Me
Protesters call for right to vape
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
market in some countries overseas. The Victorian chiefs of Quit, Australian Medical Association, Heart Foundation and Cancer Council have written to Victorian MPs in support of regulating e-cigarettes. The new law places restrictions on... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Day to say it with flowersRees has added her support to this year’s Daffodil Day campaign. This year mar
Day to say it with flowers
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Rees has added her support to this year’s Daffodil Day campaign. This year marks 30 years of Daffodil Day in NSW, and the Cancer Council hopes to raise $2.6 million for cancer research, support services and prevention programs. The theme for 2016... Read more
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The Age
Protesters call for right to vapemarket in some countries overseas. The Victorian chiefs of Quit, Australian Me
Protesters call for right to vape
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
market in some countries overseas. The Victorian chiefs of Quit, Australian Medical Association, Heart Foundation and Cancer Council have written to Victorian MPs in support of regulating e-cigarettes. The new law places restrictions on... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Meet this year's face of Roma's Relay for Lifeuntil you put them on.” If you don't plan on participating in the Relay for Li
Meet this year's face of Roma's Relay for Life
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
until you put them on.” If you don't plan on participating in the Relay for Life event this year you can still donate to Cancer Council. "Every dollar counts towards research for a start, as well as providing accommodation and support for... Read more
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Herald Sun
Teen’s mammoth marathon mission18, has just completed seven half marathons in less than two weeks in different
Teen’s mammoth marathon mission
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
18, has just completed seven half marathons in less than two weeks in different parts of Melbourne to raise money for the Cancer Council. He lost two of his grandparents to the disease. The spritely teen said this would be the second year he had... Read more
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Northern Star
Young beauty fundraising for cancer councilher age. As a contestant in the Junior Face of the Globe beauty pageant the St
Young beauty fundraising for cancer council
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
her age. As a contestant in the Junior Face of the Globe beauty pageant the St Joseph's, Coraki student has chosen the Cancer Council as it's fundraising recipient. "As an entrant in this years Face of the Globe I get the opportunity to help... Read more
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Canberra Times
Steve Jobs dead: Apple confirms former CEO loses cancer fightInstitute's Avner Nahmani Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. More information on thi
Steve Jobs dead: Apple confirms former CEO loses cancer fight
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
Institute's Avner Nahmani Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. More information on this and other cancers can be found on the Cancer Council website. 2.57pm: A sombre mood at Apple's Cupertino headquarters, where flags are flying at half-mast and a... Read more
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The Age
Steve Jobs dead: Apple confirms former CEO loses cancer fightInstitute's Avner Nahmani Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. More information on thi
Steve Jobs dead: Apple confirms former CEO loses cancer fight
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Institute's Avner Nahmani Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. More information on this and other cancers can be found on the Cancer Council website. 2.57pm: A sombre mood at Apple's Cupertino headquarters, where flags are flying at half-mast and a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Steve Jobs dead: Apple confirms former CEO loses cancer fightInstitute's Avner Nahmani Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. More information on thi
Steve Jobs dead: Apple confirms former CEO loses cancer fight
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Institute's Avner Nahmani Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. More information on this and other cancers can be found on the Cancer Council website. 2.57pm: A sombre mood at Apple's Cupertino headquarters, where flags are flying at half-mast and a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tackling Aboriginal healthfrom Hunter New England Health will provide expo-goers with a myriad of hassle
Tackling Aboriginal health
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
from Hunter New England Health will provide expo-goers with a myriad of hassle free on-the-spot health checks ranging from cancer council checks, diabetes and cardiovascular checks, sexual health tests and hearing and dental checks. “Checks happen... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
St Vincent’s celebrates Daffodil Day with breakfastcompany. The hospital will host their annual Daffodil Day breakfast on Friday,
St Vincent’s celebrates Daffodil Day with breakfast
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
company. The hospital will host their annual Daffodil Day breakfast on Friday, August 26 at Cape Chestnut Café from 7am. Cancer Council Queensland will celebrate 30 years of Daffodil Day during the entire month of August. St Vincent's Private... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Fundraising kicks offthey would raise money. “The earlier we start the more we can fundraise,” Ms A
Fundraising kicks off
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
they would raise money. “The earlier we start the more we can fundraise,” Ms Arnold said. “It’s raising money for the NSW Cancer Council and it’s a great cause. Most people have family or friends who have been affected by cancer.” The Relay for... Read more
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Manning River Times
Bridie is a bright light in Harringtonalways contributes to fundraising initiatives, such as raising money for school
Bridie is a bright light in Harrington
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
always contributes to fundraising initiatives, such as raising money for school camps and organisations like the Cancer Council, and she participates in school sporting events, such as cross country and hockey matches. “Bridie has two... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
True cost of unhealthy shop may be surprisingCANCER Council will today reveal the true cost of an unhealthy shop, as the org
True cost of unhealthy shop may be surprising
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
CANCER Council will today reveal the true cost of an unhealthy shop, as the organisation urges Queenslanders to adopt five simple habits for a healthier, happier life. Cancer Council Queensland spokesperson Katie Clift said many Queenslanders were... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Former politician Pat Farmer to run City2Surf for cancerfor living out of the electorate, he would still be in politics. This year, Fa
Former politician Pat Farmer to run City2Surf for cancer
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
for living out of the electorate, he would still be in politics. This year, Farmer is training and running alongside the Cancer Council Gold Team – 25 runners doing The Sun-Herald City2Surf, presented by Westpac. The team hopes to raise more... Read more
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Manning River Times
Thursday, August 11, 2016and beyond: ►PORT MACQUARIE: The stars aligned on Wednesday as the lineup for
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 13 days ago
and beyond: ►PORT MACQUARIE: The stars aligned on Wednesday as the lineup for the premier fundraising dance event for Cancer Council NSW was announced...story and video here. ►GREAT LAKES: It extends for less than a kilometre from Pebbly... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Natural' label on food meaningless half the time: surveydiet. The survey was undertaken by the Living Lighter campaign, an anti-obesit
'Natural' label on food meaningless half the time: survey
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
diet. The survey was undertaken by the Living Lighter campaign, an anti-obesity initiative run by the Heart Foundation and Cancer Council of Western Australia. Terry Slevin, executive member of the Living Lighter, told 720 ABC Perth half of the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Toowoomba cancer fighter asks 'why did I survive?'to climb, there are still more mountains (in life) after that. "This is also a
Toowoomba cancer fighter asks 'why did I survive?'
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
to climb, there are still more mountains (in life) after that. "This is also a way of me being able to give back to Cancer Council as a thank you as they were such wonderful listeners, advisors, supporters and friends during my cancer... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What inspired our women to goldshe,” Green told the Manly Daily. And Green, who organised her teammates to ap
What inspired our women to gold
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
she,” Green told the Manly Daily. And Green, who organised her teammates to appear in a calendar to raise funds for the Cancer Council following Yolanta’s plight, said it a highlight being able to celebrate her triumph with her mum. “It means... Read more
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The North West Star
Survivor to lead relaysimple goal – to give hope to others in her community touched by cancer. The H
Survivor to lead relay
The North West Star / Posted 14 days ago
simple goal – to give hope to others in her community touched by cancer. The Hughenden local has been named Face of the Cancer Council Queensland Relay For Life, set to be held on September 3-4 at the Cloncurry Recreation Grounds. Ms Creagh was... Read more
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Queensland Times
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of typeago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingl
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of type
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
ago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingly - at least three times the size. The Cancer Council Australia website says basal cell carcinomas (BCC) are often a "pearly lump" or a "scaly, dry area that is... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of typeago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingl
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of type
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
ago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingly - at least three times the size. The Cancer Council Australia website says basal cell carcinomas (BCC) are often a "pearly lump" or a "scaly, dry area that is... Read more
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News Mail
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of typeago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingl
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of type
News Mail / Posted 14 days ago
ago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingly - at least three times the size. The Cancer Council Australia website says basal cell carcinomas (BCC) are often a "pearly lump" or a "scaly, dry area that is... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of typeago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingl
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of type
Daily Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
ago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingly - at least three times the size. The Cancer Council Australia website says basal cell carcinomas (BCC) are often a "pearly lump" or a "scaly, dry area that is... Read more
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Northern Star
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of typeago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingl
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of type
Northern Star / Posted 14 days ago
ago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingly - at least three times the size. The Cancer Council Australia website says basal cell carcinomas (BCC) are often a "pearly lump" or a "scaly, dry area that is... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of typeago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingl
Brush with skin cancer scary regardless of type
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
ago it started bleeding. That's when I realised it had grown - quite alarmingly - at least three times the size. The Cancer Council Australia website says basal cell carcinomas (BCC) are often a "pearly lump" or a "scaly, dry area that is... Read more
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