The deadly cancer with a survival rate of less than 8%

Over60 native article for the Garvan Institute With a five-year survival rate of just 7.7 per cent, pancreatic cancer is the fifth most common cause of cancer-related deaths in Australia – but awareness of the disease is at an alarmingly low 15 per cent, research from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research has found. As a result, researchContinue reading “The deadly cancer with a survival rate of less than 8%”

Is it possible to detect Parkinson’s sooner?

Over60 native article for the Garvan Institute Parkinson’s disease has long been a source of confusion, misinformation and misunderstanding, with many believing it to simply be “the shakes”. But there is so much more to this cruel and complex disease. According to Parkinson’s Australia, there are currently around 70,000 people affected by the disease in thisContinue reading “Is it possible to detect Parkinson’s sooner?”