The Cancer Council has released some world-leading research, pinpointing Cancer hot spots across the country via an interactive map.
It's taken the organisation 4 years to piece together allowing the identification of a number of concerning trends
One of our biggest worries is in the Wentworth Balranald area; diagnoses of head and neck cancers are 37% percent higher than the National average.
The figures are reflected in data for the Mildura region.
Head and Neck cancers have seen a staggering 11% more deaths in Wentworth, and the Mildura region also above the Australian average.
To see how our region compares to others, click the link below!