International Childhood Cancer Day is observed across the globe on 15 February to raise awareness about childhood cancer . The day is also dedicated to showing support for children and adolescents living with cancer, survivors and their families.
Intellectual property and access to life-saving medicine go hand-in-hand, and in South Africa, this is clearly seen in cancer treatment.
Danish-born actress Anna Karina, one of the most acclaimed luminaries of influential French New Wave cinema, has died of cancer at age 79.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co on Saturday said that an experimental cancer therapy it acquired as part of its $74 billion deal for Celgene Corp produced positive results in a clinical trial.
Tributes continue to pour in for veteran broadcaster Xolani Gwala who lost his battle with stage 4 Colon Cancer at the age of 44