Giving hope: Type 1 Diabetes

For almost 40 years, Ruth Cummock lived with the burden of the chronic debilitating disease of type 1 diabetes. Today this grandmother from the New South Wales Central Coast no longer fears the worst. Read more

Giving hope: Melanoma

Linda Seaman was diagnosed with her first melanoma at age 13. At age 28, another melanoma was found, this time on her scalp. Read more

Giving hope: Liver disease

Thanks to a team of researchers from The Westmead Institute for Medical Research, doctors can now access to a tool which accurately predicts liver fibrosis, paving the way for the early identification and targeted treatments. Read more

Giving hope: Ovarian Cancer

Research into genes and tumour mutations is offering new hope in the fight against ovarian cancer ... Read more