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Hunter discovery could extend life expectancy of children with brain cancer

Newcastle and Hunter-based researchers have unveiled a major discovery, which could change the lives of children battling brain cancer.

Family gives Jason strength to fight cancer battle

Last year Jason, Jillian, Jacob and Jackson Crawley got some news no one wants to hear.

Mark Hughes still ‘fighting the war’

The same resolute commitment Mark Hughes displayed on the rugby league field continues to drive him to find a cure for brain cancer. You can hear it in the Newcastle Knights legend’s voice,...

‘Richard for Christmas’ to support family’s cancer struggle

“You have cancer” - it's the worst thing you could possibly be told on your birthday. While most of us could not even imagine hearing those words, for Newcastle's Richard Warren, it was...

Grants to aid brain cancer research

Two medical researchers in the Hunter have been handed a share of more than $1.5 million to fight brain cancer. The grants were awarded yesterday by the Newcastle-based Mark Hughes Foundation, which was...

Online community offers support amid brain cancer journey

There's an extra level of pressure for those who are caring for a person with brain cancer. Staying strong and supportive for your loved one can take its own toll - and...

Renowned Hunter doctor wins prestigious award

Winning an award that recognises your work as being the best in the country is normally a reason to boast. However, for Newcastle cancer researcher Dr Matthew Dun, it is just another tool...

Foundation welcomes new set of wheels

A brand-new car is set to help brain cancer sufferers across the Newcastle and Hunter regions. The Mark Hughes Foundation welcomed the unveiling of the Toyota Corolla at Horseshoe Beach today. The car will...
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