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Many smokers fail to quit after cancer diagnosis

According to a study, almost 70 percent of participants were smoking at least two years after their diagnosis, and 57 percent were still smoking four years after being diagnosed with cancer.


Lipomas are usually non-cancerous growths or tumours.

Proton Beam Therapy saved Ashya King's life

British boy Ashya King has been cured of brain cancer after receiving Proton Beam Therapy, proving his parents were right to take him abroad for the treatment despite being told it wouldn't work.

'The Voice of Lymphoma' spreads the word

The 15th of September marks the 11th anniversary of World Lymphoma Awareness Day, and 'Be Cancer Aware' will be launching the 'I am the voice of Lymphoma' campaign in SA.

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