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Kaden Centre welcomes $1m to deliver specialised exercise therapy

Cancer patients in the Hunter region are set to benefit from a $1 million injection into Newcastle’s Kaden Centre.

Kaylee’s family says thanks for buying a Big Mac

Ten year-old Port Stephens girl Kaylee Hodgson was part of a nationwide campaign that helps 60,000 families like hers every year.

New drug offers hope for pancreatic cancer patients

A world first drug developed by UniSA scientists may provide the breakthrough for 500,000 people currently pancreatic cancer.

New cancer treatment machine arrives at Maitland

Cancer patients in the Maitland and Hunter region will soon be able to access the latest radiation therapy technology and techniques closer to home.

The sacrifices are worth it, says carer

When the Hunter's Marie Sams was faced with a hard decision last year, she didn’t think twice about it. 

Emily honours twin sister by raising funds with Dry July

Newcastle’s Emily Taylor is participating in Dry July to raise vital funds for Bowel Cancer Australia. It's all in honour of her twin sister.

Breast Cancer Trials’ mission to improve lives

Fifty-five people are diagnosed with breast cancer every day and, sadly, almost 10 of those will lose their lives.   An oncology group based in Newcastle is doing all it can to see...

The Longest Day tees off to raise funds for cancer research

It’s a challenge that will test the skill, strength and stamina of even the most hardened golfer from dawn to dusk. Cancer Council NSW has teed up The Longest Day fundraiser in a...
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