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Hawks star’s cancer victory inspiring others

A day after declaring he’d beaten cancer Jarryd Roughead was back on the track training for his long awaited football return. Michael Felgate reports.

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Mandurah goes sun-smart

Mandurah local Clinton Heal grew up watching his father surf at Avalon Beach until he was old enough to catch some waves.

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The Aussie invention every cyclist needs

AN AUSTRALIAN woman whose beloved father died from melanoma after a lifetime spent in the sun, has invented a sunsafe bike visor in the hope of protecting others from the deadly skin cancer.

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Woman Loses Eye To Rare Form Of Ocular Melanoma

After losing her eye to a rare form of cancer, an Australian woman wants to raise awareness and further understanding of this potentially fatal disease. In January 2015, Jessica Van Zeil was diagnosed with a special form of ocular melanoma. For years, she had a red spot on her eye that gradually worsened as time […]

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