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Bashing of two elderly men, one a cancer patient

Video Published: 2 May 2014

Two Hervey Bay men, one undergoing cancer treatment in Brisbane, were bashed for 'being too old'. The court released this...

Bashing, Brisbane, Cancer, Hervey Bay

Meditation, yoga alters cancer cells, says study

Story Published: 11 Nov 2014

MINDFULNESS meditation, yoga and group therapy have a positive physical impact within the cells of distressed breast cancer...

Cancer, Editors Picks, Meditation, Yoga

Dad shares heartfelt goodbye to Sam Martin

Story Published: 9 Oct 2014

HIS story touched the entire Sunshine Coast community but sadly Sam Martin lost his battle with cancer overnight.

Cancer, Editors Picks, Sam Martin

Oscar de la Renta has died due to complications from cancer

Story Published: 21 Oct 2014

THE man known for designing show-stopping red carpet gowns and dressing first ladies, socialites and Hollywood starlets...

Cancer, Celebrity, Death, Fashion, Sex And The City

Looking after our region’s hero firefighters

Story Published: 12 Dec 2014

FIREFIGHTERS diagnosed with cancer will be covered for compensation under changes announced by the State Government...

Cancer, Compensation, Firefighters, State Government

Stress levels for many carers are as high as the patients

Story Published: 10 Nov 2014

WHILE it is constantly drummed into carers that they need to look after themselves, an Ipswich mum admits it is hard.

Cancer, Cancer Council Queensland, Editors Picks, Stress

That awful moment when you are told your spouse may die

Story Published: 10 Nov 2014

WHEN Wollongbar’s Neville Rogan was told his wife had a terminal illness, he said life became quite frightening.

Cancer, Carers, Editors Picks, Health, Marriage

Teens saying no to the tan: new research reveals

Story Published: 20 Nov 2014

NEW research indicates more Queensland teenagers are ditching dangerous tans.

Cancer, Editors Picks, Skin Cancer Council, Tan

Chemical found in cleaners linked to cancer in mice

Story Published: 18 Nov 2014

A CHEMICAL ingredient of cosmetics, soaps, detergents, shampoos and toothpaste has been found to trigger liver cancer in...

Cancer, Chemical, Editors Picks, Liver Cancer, Mice

Death sentence was x-ray blunder

Story Published: 23 May 2012

HERVEY Bay man, Graeme Johnson, was told two weeks ago to get ready for the fight of his life because it was almost certain...

Cancer, Doctors, Health, Lung Cancer

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