60 years ago, childhood cancer was considered a death sentence. Today, thanks to medical research & your support, overall 8 out of 10 children will survive.

We need a cure for every child โ€“ just like Violet: bit.ly/violets-story
60 years ago childhood cancer was considered a death sentence Today thanks
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On the last day of February 2017, Violet's treatment finally finished. Although her future is still uncertain, Violet has no evidence of active neuroblastoma in her body. An amazing milestone to reach and her family can now finally focus on what's next.
Your ongoing support is helping our research get closer to the cure for families like Violet's bit.ly/violets-story
On the last day of February 2017 Violets treatment finally finished Although
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Meet Bayley. During the Easter break in 2014, Bayley was diagnosed with leukaemia. Now, almost 3 years later, Bayley is still undergoing treatment.

Bayley needs you to support our research so we can find a cure: bit.ly/cure_kids
Meet Bayley During the Easter break in 2014 Bayley was diagnosed with
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Violet spent a total of 125 nights in hospital, away from home, battling childhood cancer. On Tuesday 28 February 2017, her treatment was done, over, finished.

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Violet spent a total of 125 nights in hospital away from home

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Lily Hester was just 8 when she was diagnosed with an extremely rare liver cancer that sadly took her life in August 2014.

LIVE for LILY was set-up in Lily's memory & we are so thankful for their support of our research. On April 1st, 20 riders started their 1,300km ride from Syd to Melb over 8 days raising vital funds for our research. Find out more: bit.ly/rideforlily
Lily Hester was just 8 when she was diagnosed with an extremely
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Meet three of our scientists working behind the scenes to find treatments and cures for childhood cancer. #itsnotifitswhen
Meet three of our scientists working behind the scenes to find treatments

Meet three scientists finding cures for childhood cancer

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Meet Nixon. Nixon recently completed his cancer treatment and is doing incredibly well. Today is his second birthday and for the first time in his life, he is celebrating it free of bandages.

It's not fair Nixon had to miss out on playing on the beach, in sandpits and in water. Kids should be able to just be kids.

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Meet Nixon Nixon recently completed his cancer treatment and is doing incredibly
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Like most 7-year olds, Violet loved braiding her hair like Elsa from frozen. But when she lost her hair from chemo she wasnโ€™t able to anymore.

Kids like Violet shouldnโ€™t have to experience toxic cancer treatments, you can help our research find the cure: bit.ly/violets-story
Like most 7year olds Violet loved braiding her hair like Elsa from
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When Violet was given a bilby toy, she fell in love with it instantly and called it โ€˜Bilbinaโ€™.

Bilbina would go everywhere with Violet, including in isolation for Violet's bone marrow transplant.

Before going into isolation, Bilbina had to be thoroughly cleaned to avoid any risk of infection. A day without Bilbina was very difficult so a new bilby named โ€˜Billyโ€™ joined the fold to replace...
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You can help create a better future for kids who have childhood cancer, kids just like Violet: bit.ly/violets-story
You can help create a better future for kids who have childhood
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Meet Violet. She was diagnosed with Stage 4 Neuroblastoma in November 2015: bit.ly/violets-story

Violet's family believe that no child should have to endure what Violet has & they are sharing their story to help raise funds & awareness for our research.
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Meet Arthur, he was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma at just five-weeks-old. Now aged 4, Arthur's story highlights why our research is so important.

Families just like Arthur's are helping us get closer to the cure by supporting Neuroblastoma Australia's Run2Cure event raising vital funds for our Neuroblastoma research.
Meet Arthur he was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma at just fiveweeksold Now aged

Arthur was diagnosed with cancer at just five-weeks-old

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Worldwide, women continue to contribute to social, economic, cultural and political achievement. We are proud to have many amazing women as our supporters and in our midst at Children's Cancer Institute, including our Executive Director Professor Michelle Haber. Michelle was one of our original scientists in 1984, and is now leading our Institute in our mission to one day cure every child....
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60 years ago childhood cancer was considered a death sentence, yet today, thanks to medical research, & your support, overall 8 out of 10 children will survive.

But we need to do more โ€“ we need a cure for every child โ€“ just like Violet: bit.ly/violets-story
60 years ago childhood cancer was considered a death sentence yet today

Children's Cancer Institute - Campaign - Violet's story

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Most of us know someone who has been affected by cancer; now imagine a child having to go through that.

Bayley (pictured) & kids just like him need you to support our research so we can find a cure: bit.ly/cure_kids
Most of us know someone who has been affected by cancer now
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This little superhero is Thomas. His mum sums up perfectly why our research is so important for children just like her son:

"Together we can help to improve treatments & eventually find a cure, to allow our children to not just be children, but to become adults. Every child deserves that." Jane, Thomas' mum
This little superhero is Thomas His mum sums up perfectly why our
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Great article today in The Sydney Morning Herald featuring the new funding our researchers have recently secured thanks to the Cancer Institute NSW bit.ly/childhood_cancer_news
Great article today in The Sydney Morning Herald featuring the new funding

Ciara's story is why funding for Children's Cancer Institute's researchers is so important

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After surviving cancer, baby Brydee isn't scared of anything anymore - not even snakes. Read her story here: bit.ly/brydee_story
After surviving cancer baby Brydee isnt scared of anything anymore not even
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Childhood cancer kills more children each year than any other disease in Australia.

Today on #WorldCancerDay share this post to help us raise awareness so our research can one day find a cure for every child โ€“ just like this little cancer warrior Brydee. #ZeroChildhoodCancer

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