women's cancers

Every day in Australia, around 50 women are told they have breast or a gynaecological cancer. Sadly, around 12 Australian women will die each day from a women's cancer. Funds raised by Cancer Council's Girls Night In goes towards research, prevention and treatment of women with breast, ovarian, cervical, vaginal, vulva and uterine cancers. Find out more about these cancers, including the prevalence, causes, symptoms, screening, treatment and prevention. 

Cancer prevention and early detection

Cancer prevention and early detection

Every day in Australia, around 50 women are told they have breast or a gynaecological cancer. Sadly, around 12 Australian women will die each day from a women's cancer.

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Types of cancers

Types of cancers

Find out more about breast, ovarian, cervical, vaginal, vulva and uterine cancers, including the prevalence, causes, symptoms, screening, treatment and prevention.

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Morgan's story

Morgan's story

Cancer was the last thing on Morgan’s mind, then she was diagnosed with cervical cancer aged 27.

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Francine's story

Francine's story

Francine was young and extremely healthy when her worst fears were realised and a cyst on her ovary was diagnosed as cancer.

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Jill's Story

Jill's Story

In 2016 Jill Emberson was told she’d be lucky to be alive in five years. She's not alone, less than half of the 1,600 Australian women diagnosed with ovarian cancer this year will be alive in five years.

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