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Inactivity increases your chances of cancer death

Posted on Jun 19, 2020 by A4W Contributor

Replacing sitting time with 30 minutes of activity associated with lower risk of cancer death...

mushrooms

Give dad the gift of health with mushrooms

Posted on Jun 18, 2020 by A4W Contributor

Mushrooms are rich in selenium and research indicates that selenium-rich foods may lower the likelihood of developing prostate ...

Fighting cancer during Covid-19 – A breast cancer patient shares her lockdown experience

Posted on Jun 5, 2020 by GroundUp

Her parents couldn’t take her to the hospital or be at her bedside when she woke up. Instead, ...

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Vaccine could eradicate a leading cause of female cancer deaths

Posted on Apr 28, 2020 by PRESS

While the race is on for a COVID-19 vaccine, there’s a vaccine for the leading cause of female ...

Health experts disagree that drinking milk causes breast cancer

Health experts disagree that drinking milk causes breast cancer

Posted on Mar 9, 2020 by PRESS

A recent study suggests that drinking a cup of milk a day increases a women’s risk of breast ...

Study: Drinking milk may increase your breast cancer risk

Study: Drinking milk may increase your breast cancer risk

Posted on Mar 2, 2020 by Watch This

Milk may not be as good as we thought – research has found that drinking dairy milk may ...

‘Ordinary Love’ – a story about love, survival & everything life throws at us

Posted on Feb 13, 2020 by ADVERTORIAL

Lesley Manville and Liam Neeson’s performances have been described as “miraculous” and “note-perfect” by international critics...

How exercise helps reduce your risk of cancer

How exercise helps reduce your risk of cancer

Posted on Feb 4, 2020 by Monique Warner

It’s more than a way to keep your weight down - exercise also helps reduce your risk of ...

breast cancer

World Cancer Day: Sisters winning against breast cancer

Posted on Feb 4, 2020 by Zethu Sithole

 Breast cancer is one of the most prevalent types of cancer affecting South African women. Power of Pink ...

Eating yogurt may help protect against breast cancer

Eating plain natural yogurt may help protect against breast cancer

Posted on Jan 27, 2020 by A4W Contributor

Eating plain, natural yoghurt could help protect against breast cancer, here’s why...

Study: Even light alcohol consumption increases your cancer risk

Study: Even light alcohol consumption increases your cancer risk

Posted on Dec 12, 2019 by Watch This

You may think, ‘What’s the harm in one glass’, but new research has found that even light alcohol ...

Could hair dye and straighteners increase your breast cancer risk?

Could hair dye and straighteners increase your breast cancer risk?

Posted on Dec 6, 2019 by A4W Contributor

If you love to colour your hair and use straighteners, we have bad news - research has found ...

The link between cancer and HIV/AIDS

The link between cancer and HIV/AIDS

Posted on Nov 29, 2019 by PRESS

You may not have known this, but HIV/AIDS is a cancer-causing agent and can put people living with ...

If you have been diagnosed with cancer

What to do if you have been diagnosed with cancer

Posted on Nov 27, 2019 by PRESS

If you have been diagnosed with cancer, here are some expert tips to help you face your cancer ...

One of the most life-threatening cancers: Pancreatic cancer

One of the most life-threatening cancers: Pancreatic cancer

Posted on Nov 19, 2019 by PRESS

One of the reasons why pancreatic cancer has one of the lowest survival rates of all major cancers ...

Vitamin A prevents skin cancer

Vitamin A may help prevent skin cancer

Posted on Oct 28, 2019 by Watch This

A recent study found that increased vitamin A intake was associated with a lower risk of developing squamous ...

Signs of breast cancer (other than a lump)

Signs of breast cancer (other than a lump)

Posted on Oct 25, 2019 by Monique Warner

We often hear about lumps, but there are signs of breast cancer other than a lump to be ...

Breast self-exams

Breast cancer: Let’s get real about breast self-exams

Posted on Oct 24, 2019 by PRESS

Breast self-exams are how 70% of breast cancer cases are diagnosed, so let’s get real about how to ...

This increases your liver cancer risk

Posted on Oct 22, 2019 by PRESS

It’s not only alcoholics who incur liver damage - being overweight could permanently damage your liver and increases ...

Get your limited edition Breast Cancer Awareness Bottle & Bag today and donate R5 to the Breast Health Foundation

Posted on Oct 21, 2019 by ADVERTORIAL

The Consol Shop has designed breast cancer awareness bottles and bags in support of breast cancer awareness month. ...

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