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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

RSS CANSA – The Cancer Association of South Africa

  • Lace Up for Cancer 2019
    Join the Cancer Alliance (of which CANSA is a member) and HPCA at Lace Up for Cancer, for a 5km or 10 km walk on Sunday, 24 February 2019, in support of those who have lost their loved ones or fought against cancer. #WorldCancerDay #IAmAndIWill #LowerCancer Risk The post Lace Up for Cancer 2019 appeared first on […]
  • CANSA Vacancy – Divisional Manager Sustainability (Gauteng)
    CANSA is looking to recruit a suitable candidate in the position of Divisional Manager Sustainability (Gauteng) and invites competent and qualified persons to apply for the following position. Purpose of the Job: The Divisional Manager Sustainability role includes all aspects of: Direct […] The post CANSA Vacancy – Divisional Manager Sustainability (Gauteng) appeared first on CANSA - […]

RSS Fix The Patent Laws

  • WIPO conference an insult to people who died of AIDS
    Johannesburg, 24 October 2018 – This week South Africa is hosting a World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) conference titled “Respect for IP – Growing from the Tip of Africa. Amongst others this conference will discuss “how intellectual property crime can be treated with higher priority by police authorities to ensure the safety of the public.” […]
  • New laws needed now to save lives: FTPL statement on new IP policy
    Intellectual property policy welcomed after nine years of development JOHANNESBURG, 31 MAY 2018 – Yesterday, after nine years of development, the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) finally published the Intellectual Property Policy of the Republic of South Africa, Phase I. The policy has been adopted by cabinet and as such represents official government policy, […]

RSS Reach for Recovery

  • REACH FOR RECOVERY’S DITTO PROJECT RECEIVES HUGE DONATION FROM THE POWER OF PINK CAMPAIGN
    Since 2011 the South African Mushroom Farmers Association, Pick n Pay and Mpact have donated huge amounts of money towards REACH for Recovery’s Ditto Project – a project that aims to provide indigent women with a silicone prosthesis after a mastectomy. This year the donation is the biggest amount ever – R606,850 !! Every person who purchased […]
  • REACH FOR RECOVERY CELEBRATES WORLD CANCER DAY AT TYGERBERG HOSPITAL
    World cancer day was celebrated at Tygerberg Breast Clinic with an Open day function organized by Dr. Jenny Edge. The idea was to introduce all the role-players to the staff of Tygerberg Hospital and the role each organization had in the successful functioning of the breast clinic. Attending the function were Volunteers from Reach for […]