What is leukemia? Leukemia includes a number of blood cancers with symptoms that affect bone marrow and the production of white blood cells. Learn more about leukemia here.

Raising awareness for childhood cancer

Childhood cancer is often caught too late, which is why Donald and Sarah Curtis are trying to raise awareness following their four-year-old son’s leukaemia diagnosis.

‘I’m four years old and I have cancer’

Four-year-old Robbie Curtis has cancer. Even though he is undergoing ruthless treatment, he’s a bubbly boy with a lot to say. His parents share his story during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

'My donor is my biggest hero'

After beating cancer not once but twice, 28-year-old Simone van Kraayenburg is currently preparing her autobiography.

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