Search Results for: colorectal cancer

Signs of colorectal cancer in women

Posted on Mar 5, 2019 by PRESS

Cape Town gastroenterologist, Dr Jacques Badenhorst, urges all women to be screened if they show any of these ...

Could coffee help prevent colorectal cancer?

Posted on Apr 4, 2016 by A4W Contributor

Drinking coffee, including decaf, instant and espresso, could decreases the risk of colorectal cancer. This is according to ...

What you need to know about colorectal cancer

Posted on Mar 28, 2014 by Contributor

Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common type of cancer in South Africa! Find out what the symptoms ...

Pregnancy after colorectal cancer

Posted on Apr 17, 2013 by A4W Contributor

Cancer survivor and now mom-to-be, Maria Ghelakis, has fought against the odds to prove that both endometriosis and ...

How to protect yourself from colorectal cancer

Posted on Apr 16, 2013 by A4W Contributor

Itâ??s the fourth most common type of cancer in South Africa. If you havenâ??t heard about colorectal cancer ...

Buy a pink punnet of mushrooms & help a breast cancer survivor

Posted on Oct 22, 2020 by ADVERTORIAL

Look out for the 250g punnets of whole and sliced white button mushrooms in their pretty pink packaging ...

Fewer people are dying from cancer

Posted on Aug 31, 2020 by A4W Contributor

The cancer death rate declined by 29% from 1991 to 2017, including a 2.2% drop from 2016 to ...

THIS is what women need to fight cancer – Oncologist shares her best advice

Posted on Aug 28, 2020 by A4W Contributor

According to a medical oncologist, Dr Keo Tabane, one of the main reasons for this high mortality rate ...

Screening can reduce bowel cancer deaths by 45%

Posted on Sep 23, 2019 by A4W Contributor

Bowel cancer screening can help reduce the number of bowel cancer deaths by up to 45%.

Give up sugary drinks to reduce your risk of developing cancer

Posted on Jul 12, 2019 by A4W Contributor

Giving up sugary drinks could reduce your risk of developing cancer, according to new research...  

The Big 5: Cancers that men in SA should look out for

Posted on Mar 8, 2019 by ADVERTORIAL

In the spirit of being cancer-conscious, it’s really important to draw attention to the Big 5 cancers that ...

Warning signs of the top five types of cancer

Posted on Feb 1, 2019 by A4W Contributor

Since early detection saves lives, here are the warning signs of the top five types of cancer that ...

Top 5 cancers affecting women in SA

Posted on Oct 19, 2018 by A4W Contributor

What are the top five cancers affecting women and what can you do to reduce your risks?...

Eating red meat linked to distal colon cancer in women

Posted on Apr 3, 2018 by A4W Contributor

A new study suggests that a diet free from red meat significantly reduces the risk of a type ...

How new technology for cancer therapy makes treatment painless

Posted on Feb 2, 2018 by A4W Contributor

Oncologist Dr Seedat explains how new technology for cancer therapy is being used to treat hard-to-reach tumours fast ...

Top 5 cancers affecting men

Posted on Nov 30, 2017 by A4W Contributor

Many men give the rugby line-up or Saturday’s tee-off time more thought than cancer, which is why we’re ...

Renowned SABC veteran journalist dies of cancer

Posted on Nov 30, 2017 by ANA Newswire

Renowned veteran radio personality Cebo Manyaapelo died of cancer, mourners were told at his funeral service in Mahikeng, ...

Shocking wait for breast cancer treatment in public health sector

Posted on Oct 17, 2017 by A4W Contributor

Did you know that breast cancer patients seeking treatment from public hospitals can wait up to 14 weeks ...

Eat more whole grains to decrease bowel cancer risk

Posted on Sep 12, 2017 by A4W Contributor

Eating more whole grains, like brown rice and whole-wheat bread, may reduce bowel cancer risk...

Garlic – a cancer prevention superstar

Posted on May 15, 2017 by A4W Contributor

With cancer cases on the rise each year, it’s important to equip yourself with the most effective cancer-fighting ...

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