Working together to lessen the impact of cancer
Keep up with the latest news, information and initiatives relating to cancer control in NSW.
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Find key statistics about specific cancer types and how we are working in partnership with organisations across the state to lessen the impact of cancer in the community.
Cancer research in NSW is providing the evidence that drives rapid improvement in cancer prevention, treatment and ultimately survival outcomes.
Detecting cancer early or changing behaviours so that we prevent a cancer diagnosis in the first place can limit the impact of cancer on our lives.
Keeping health professionals informed of the latest treatment methods and improving the quality of care patients receive is vital in improving cancer outcomes.
Cancer touches everyone in one way or another. Find out how you can better understand cancer, how it behaves and the treatment options available.
Improvements in cancer control must be based on the latest clinical evidence. Access the Cancer Institute’s statistics module or learn more about the information we collect and analyse to identify the latest cancer trends.
The Cancer Institute NSW is Australia’s first statewide cancer control agency. We are dedicated to lessening the impact of cancer by keeping as many people off the cancer journey as possible, and improving outcomes in cancer diagnosis, treatment, care and ultimately, survival.
For many years lung cancer has been seen as a death sentence, and this nihilistic attitude has had an effect on patient treatment.
Health Minister Jillian Skinner today launched the state’s first lung cancer report card, which provides a comprehensive picture of the burden of the disease and what must be done to lessen its impact...
With lung cancer the number one cancer killer around the world, Greg McNeight knows he is incredibly fortunate to still be living four years after his diagnosis.
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