10 things never to say to a cancer patient

Saying the wrong thing According to the National Cancer Registry, more than 10 000 South Africans are diagnosed with cancer every year and it is important to know how to support a loved one. Sister Rumay Oosthuizen, manager of Nursing Services at the Helderberg Hospice, says that in an attempt to say the right compassionate […]

Mountain of medals for kids with cancer

A Feel Good Story …. Inspired by a friend who lost her battle to pancreatic cancer, Sacred Heart College teacher Andrew Colesky called on neighbours in Linden to join him in donating their medals to children in the paediatric oncology wards at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital. Read Here: By Jenna Etheridge, News24 http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/mountain-of-medals-for-kids-with-cancer-20161219