Any woman (and even men) can get breast cancer which is why it is so important to know about the disease and know about all potential treatments. It is often not clear why some people get cancer and others do not, and the more we learn about the disease, the better we get at curing it. Read more…

RSS Cancer Alliance

    VISION Newsletter for January 2018 Cancer drugs not delivering on their potential – Events on World Cancer Day 4th Feb 2018 – How health conditions can affect your love life – Benefits of robotic surgery – and much, much more. Click … Read More
    VISION Newsletters for October – December 2017 October 2017 Newsletter Nuclear medicine under-used in South Africa – Celebration of Life Cancer Breakfast Saturday 11th November – Improving indoor air quality – CancerCare Rondebosch celebrates survivors – and much, much more. … Read More

RSS CANSA – The Cancer Association of South Africa

  • Ons Kan. Ek Kan. ’n Verskil Maak
    Wêreld Kankerdag vind elke jaar plaas op 4 Februarie en verskaf die platform vir die wêreld om te verenig om die profiel van kanker in ‘n positiewe en inspirerende manier te verskerp. KANSA moedig mense in alle stede en dorpe regoor Suid-Afrika aan om deel te neem aan die derde agtereenvolgende jaar se veldtog op […]
  • World Cancer Day – We Can. I Can. Make a Difference
    World Cancer Day takes place each year on February 4, providing the platform for the world to unite and raise the profile of cancer in a positive and inspiring way. CANSA is encouraging everyone in all cities around the country to take part and support the 3rd year of the World Cancer Day campaign, and […]

RSS Fix The Patent Laws

  • US civil society sends letter to US government in support of patent law reform in South Africa
    On 6 November 2017, a group of US civil society organisations sent a letter urging the US government and industry not to interfere with South Africa’s efforts to promote access to lifesaving medicines. The group wrote they were “gravely concerned that the US government and industry representatives will try to undermine the South African government’s […]
  • Patient groups march for access to medicines in South Africa
    Finalise the draft policy and amend laws to save lives, activists tell dti 24-10-2017 PRETORIA – Today, more than 1,000 members of the Fix the Patent Laws Coalition (FTPL) will march to the Department of Trade and Industry (dti) in support of the government’s efforts to fix our patent laws and ensure everyone has access […]

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