Cancer

Cancer treatment

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.

Hyperthermia: turning the heat up on cancer

A Pretoria hospital is the first medical facility in Africa to offer a new form of hyperthermia for cancer treatment, which can increase patients' survival chances dramatically.

Radiation side effects

Approximately 60% of all cancer patients receive radiation therapy, and thousands of people become cancer free after treatment. However, some are not helped by radiation therapy.

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