Posts Tagged ‘Prevention’

I Am And I Will

Posted on: February 8th, 2019 by admin

This past Monday, 4 February 2019, was the 20th occasion to mark World Cancer Day. Emanating from the Charter of Paris, the […]

Taking the Initiative

Posted on: July 27th, 2018 by admin

Earlier this year the Cancer Research Initiative (CRI) at the University of Cape Town (UCT) celebrated its fifth anniversary. The aim of […]

Night Shifts Can Be Risky

Posted on: May 18th, 2018 by admin 2 Comments

The International Commission on Occupational Health held its triennial congress in Dublin, Ireland two weeks ago, where the opening keynote speaker was […]

The Colour’s Coming Back

Posted on: February 2nd, 2018 by admin 2 Comments

This coming Sunday, 4 February, is World Cancer Day 2018, an initiative of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) that […]

March for Science

Posted on: April 28th, 2017 by admin 2 Comments

This past Saturday, 22 April 2017, hundreds of thousands of people participated in over 600 gatherings as part of the […]

Growing Cancer Burden for Women

Posted on: November 4th, 2016 by admin

The American Cancer Society (ACS) presented a paper at a congress in Paris this week, warning of an explosion in cancer deaths […]

Breast Cancer in Asia

Posted on: April 29th, 2016 by admin 3 Comments

Over the past two decades breast cancer has become a major health issue across the countries in the Pacific-Region where […]

Not Beyond Us

Posted on: February 6th, 2015 by admin

This past Wednesday, 4 February 2015, was World Cancer Day, a global event that has taken place since 2000, uniting the world’s population […]

Can Exercise Lower Breast Cancer Risk?

Posted on: May 10th, 2013 by admin 2 Comments

Yesterday the Cancer Council in Australia announced that the country was gaining the upper hand in the war against cancer, with 60,000 lives saved […]

An Ounce of Prevention

Posted on: July 6th, 2012 by admin

People often ask: What can be done now to prevent cancer in the future? Around the world we have seen […]