It’s time for CANSA’s 16th national Shavathon campaign with the theme ‘Colouring Hope’. Shavathon events take place at shopping centres across the country on Saturday, 2 March. Find details on hosting a Shavathon event and raising funds online…
Posted on 18 Feb 2019
VIDEO: CANSA’s Tough Living with Cancer (TLC) programme supports children and teens diagnosed with cancer or affected by cancer (a family member has cancer), as we believe no child or family should have to face cancer on their own. Come and see what we do…
Posted on 15 Feb 2019
CANSA joins Childhood Cancer International, founders of International Childhood Cancer Day, celebrated globally on 15 February in raising awareness of childhood cancer & working towards lowering deaths, pain and suffering and supporting the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Childhood Cancer Target Goals. #EarlyDetection #CANSACares
Posted on 12 Feb 2019
Breyton Paulse, Springbok rugby legend, shares about CANSA’s Tough Living with Cancer (TLC) Programme which supports parents, guardians, children and teens affected by cancer. #CANSAcares #CANSAserves #ChildhoodCancerAwareness #CANSATLC
Posted on 11 Feb 2019
This World Cancer Day (4 February), the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) joins the global community with the message that whoever you are – family, friend, colleague, cancer Survivor, leader, healthcare worker, student or employee – you have the power to take action for a cancer-free world. The aim is to challenge all to ‘start where they are, use what they have and do what they can’ to make a difference in the fight against cancer. So ‘who are you?’ and ‘what will you do?’ to raise awareness of cancer and lower your personal and community cancer risk…
Posted on 31 Jan 2019
Fit4Good Planet Fitness Cancer Challenge 2019 is an initiative developed in partnership CANSA and Planet Fitness Gyms. The Fit4Good Planet Fitness Challenge launches on World Cancer Day, 4 February 2019. It involves a corporate and peer-to-peer fundraising event with popular fitness activities… #WorldCancerDay #IAmAndIWill #LowerCancer Risk
Posted on 31 Jan 2019
CANSA invites everyone to find out about events at their local bowling club and to get moving and bowling to reduce cancer risk… #WorldCancerDay #IAmAndIWill #LowerCancer Risk
Posted on 23 Jan 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
Posted on 23 Jan 2019
Jozi will be painted purple once again as the Hollard Daredevil Run returns to the streets of Johannesburg on Friday 15 March 2019 to run cancer outta town. Kicking off at 15h00, the 5 km fun run dares the city’s bravest males to strip down to Purple Speedos and run through the streets in the name of raising awareness of male cancers and the importance of screening. Funds raised will benefit CANSA and the Prostate Cancer Foundation. This year, the Run will take place only at Zoo Lake Sports Club in Parkwood, Johannesburg, where the first Hollard Daredevil Run took place nine years ago.
Posted on 21 Jan 2019
Breast prostheses, mastectomy bras & lymphoedema products now available at all CANSA Care Centres through new M Store partnership. To celebrate this new partnership in the month of February, patients claiming from their medical aid will receive a third mastectomy bra free. (Medical aid patients automatically qualify for a breast prosthesis and 2 mastectomy bras under their prosthesis benefit). Cash paying patients purchasing the standard package of a breast prosthesis and mastectomy bra will get a second bra free. T’s & C’s apply.
Posted on 20 Jan 2019
The Smart Choice Cookbook with CANSA and B-well is a collection of recipes that focuses on cancer risk reduction. The book covers breakfast, lunch, dinner as well as snacks and treats, with a vegetarian option included in each section. All the recipes were developed in consultation with CANSA’s consulting dietitian Megan Pentz-Kluyts, who is renowned for her knowledge on the role of nutrition in helping to lower the risk of cancer. *Feb 2019 – 40 000 downloads and counting…
Posted on 21 Jun 2018
IQVIA Seeks Eligible Participants for Clinical Research Study for Treatment non-small cell Lung Cancer
If you, or someone you know is interested to participate or would like more information about the study, please contact the study team. The closing date for recruitment is 31 March 2019.
Posted on 2 Jan 2016
CANSA and IQVIA are collaborating to support awareness of, and access to, cancer related SA Clinical Trials. To this end, CANSA will post regularly updated information on this post regarding trials currently taking place in South Africa.
Posted on 1 Jan 2016