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Pressure on Govt over cancer plan

26 July 2019 Otago Daily Times

The Government is under growing pressure to commit to its pre-election promise to establish an independent agency to tackle cancer.

Nearly a month has passed since Health Minister David Clark was due to announce a plan to combat New Zealand’s biggest killer.

Advocates say people are dying because of the ongoing “unacceptable” delay.

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