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The beautiful lessons that I learned from dating a cancer survivor

Posted on Mar 6, 2019 by Unwritten

My ex-boyfriend has taught me several lessons that I hope to carry with me for the rest of ...

Signs of colorectal cancer in women

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 ...

Men over 40: Getting tested for prostate cancer is so much easier than you think

Posted on Mar 1, 2019 by ADVERTORIAL

When the cancer is still localised in the prostate at the time of diagnosis (and hasn’t spread yet), ...

Although experiencing seemingly minor health complaints and flu-like symptoms, Claire Hodgson (36) never expected a cancer diagnosis...

My flu-like symptoms turned out to be cancer

Posted on Feb 27, 2019 by PRESS

Although experiencing seemingly minor health complaints and flu-like symptoms, Claire Hodgson (36) never expected a cancer diagnosis...

Moms, you can teach the men in your life to check for testicular cancer. Here’s how…

Posted on Feb 27, 2019 by ADVERTORIAL

Cancer is never good news, but the general outlook for testicular cancer is positive. Early detection can prevent ...

Why your man should don his Speedo & join the 2019 Daredevil Run!

Posted on Feb 22, 2019 by ADVERTORIAL

Encourage your man to squeeze into one of the famed purple Daredevil Speedos, take to the streets in ...

New compound could help treat ovarian cancer

New compound could help treat ovarian cancer

Posted on Feb 20, 2019 by PRESS

Scientists have discovered a compound that could be particularly effective against ovarian cancer...

“Bake” a difference for children with cancer: here’s how you can help

Posted on Feb 7, 2019 by Contributor

Host a ‘Cupcakes of Hope' party to raise funds for all our #littlewarriors fighting cancer...

For survivors, breast cancer can threaten another part of their lives: Sexual intimacy

Posted on Feb 6, 2019 by ANA Newswire

Obstacles may not be easy to overcome, but women need to understand and accept that problems of intimacy ...

Will.i.am, Shawn Mendes and others pledge support for World Cancer Day

Posted on Feb 4, 2019 by Contributor

Will.i.am, Shawn Mendes and other celebs have pledged their support for World Cancer Day...

Warning signs of the top five types of cancer

Warning signs of the top five types of cancer

Posted on Feb 1, 2019 by Contributor

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

6 Surprising ways to prevent cancer

6 Surprising ways to prevent cancer

Posted on Feb 1, 2019 by Monique Warner

We all know the cancer prevention basics – eat well, exercise and don’t smoke – but these ways ...

Natural ways to prevent cancer

Natural ways to prevent cancer

Posted on Jan 17, 2019 by Contributor

No one wants to be given the diagnosis of cancer, which is why more people are looking for ...

Gala Evening in aid of Tygerberg Children’s Hospital Oncology Department

Posted on Jan 15, 2019 by Contributor

Life is Precious, a private fundraising organisation, is hosting a special Gala Evening for Tygerberg Children’s Hospital Oncology ...

Are sunscreens safe?

Are sunscreens safe?

Posted on Nov 23, 2018 by Contributor

There have been concerns that nanoparticles in sunscreen may be toxic, which has many people asking, “Are sunscreens ...

Prostate cancer discovered during a routine check-up

Prostate cancer discovered during a routine check-up

Posted on Nov 14, 2018 by Contributor

Darren Robertson never gave prostate cancer a thought, until it was picked up in a health check-up he ...

In sickness and in health: How to deal with a loved one’s cancer diagnosis

Posted on Nov 7, 2018 by Contributor

After your initial shock and sadness, remember it’s not about you....

Cell phone radio frequency radiation is linked to cancer

Cell phone radiation linked to cancer

Posted on Nov 2, 2018 by Contributor

Research has found that high exposure to 2G and 3G cell phone radiation is linked to cancer…

Top five cancers affecting women

Top 5 cancers affecting women in SA

Posted on Oct 19, 2018 by Contributor

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

Eating oily fish may help fight breast cancer

Eating oily fish may help fight breast cancer

Posted on Oct 17, 2018 by Contributor

Fish for dinner anyone? New research suggests that diets rich in fish oil could slow the spread and ...

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