Category: Cancer

International Childhood Cancer Day (15 February): Early Detection Can Save Lives!

Of the 800 to 1 000 children that are diagnosed with cancer in South Africa each year, more than half tragically go undiagnosed. Dr Charlotte Ingram, Medical Director at the SA Bone Marrow Registry (SABMR) says SA has among the

Immunotherapy Medication Offers More Treatment Options For More Cancers – New Immunotherapy Treatment Covers A Range Of Cancer Indications

Worldwide cancer is the second leading cause of death with around one in six deaths due to cancer.1 In 2018, approximately 9.6 million people died due to cancer.1 In South Africa, the burden of cancer continues to grow with cancer (neoplasm) ranked