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Stories of Hope

Read about our cancer Survivors’ journeys as they cope with cancer and be inspired and encouraged. See posts below.

Share Your Story with Us

Your story as a cancer Survivor (anyone who has heard the words “you have cancer”) or as a loved one, or caregiver of someone affected by cancer, can be of great encouragement to others.

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*CANSA reserves the right not to publish your story if content is inappropriate, and to edit copy – you will receive the link to your story per email and can ask for edits to be made. It may take 10 work days for your story to be published. Queries may be sent to info@cansa.org.za

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Katherine Burger Shares Melanoma Diagnosis

Says Katherine, “Melanomas can look like any lump or bump, so that’s it’s so important to know our bodies and watch for changes. You should do a skin self-examination every few weeks. Most importantly, this is why EVERYONE should have an annual skin check by a dermatologist.”

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Published: 18 May 2022 | Last Updated: 19 May 2022
Categories: CANSA Highlights, Stories of Hope, SunSmart

Published: 14 Apr 2022 | Last Updated: 14 Apr 2022
Categories: Stories of Hope

HALO Riders’ Blog – by Andrew Woodburn

The HALO ‘Helping a Little One’ Team are, once again, cycling from Gqeberha to Cape Town to raise funds for, and create awareness of the CANSA Tough Living with Cancer (TLC) programme which supports children and teens with cancer. The Halo Team leaves Gqeberha on 5 March 2022 and arrives in Cape Town on 11 […]

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Published: 8 Mar 2022 | Last Updated: 18 Mar 2022
Categories: A Loved One has Cancer, CANSA's Tough Living with Cancer (TLC) Programme, Stories of Hope

Published: 14 Dec 2021
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Published: 6 Oct 2021
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Published: 6 Oct 2021
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Published: 6 Oct 2021 | Last Updated: 6 Oct 2021
Categories: Stories of Hope

Published: 6 Oct 2021 | Last Updated: 6 Oct 2021
Categories: Stories of Hope

Published: 6 Oct 2021
Categories: Stories of Hope

Published: 6 Oct 2021 | Last Updated: 6 Oct 2021
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Published: 8 Sep 2021 | Last Updated: 8 Sep 2021
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Published: 5 Aug 2021 | Last Updated: 5 Aug 2021
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Published: 29 Jul 2021
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Published: 23 Jul 2021
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Published: 12 Jul 2021 | Last Updated: 12 Jul 2021
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Published: 8 Jul 2021
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Published: 8 Jul 2021 | Last Updated: 8 Jul 2021
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Published: 2 Jul 2021
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Published: 24 Jun 2021 | Last Updated: 23 Jul 2021
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Published: 24 Jun 2021
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Published: 24 Jun 2021 | Last Updated: 2 Jul 2021
Categories: Stories of Hope

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