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CANSA’s Seal of Recognition

Royale SA Pomegranate Oil Aftercare Serum

Eleven percent of the proceeds from the sale of Royale SA’s Pomegranate Oil Aftercare Serum will be donated to CANSA until December 2021.

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Published: 8 Mar 2021 | Last Updated: 10 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Non-Edible Consumer Goods Category, Our Cause Related Marketing Partners

ZZ2 100% Romanita Tomato Juice awarded CANSA Seal of Recognition

ZZ2 100% Romanita Tomato Juice has been awarded the CANSA Seal of Recognition denoting it as a CANSA Smart Choice food product for cancer risk reduction. #LowerCancerRisk #CANSASmart Choice #ZZ2Tomatoes

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Published: 2 Nov 2020 | Last Updated: 15 Mar 2021
Categories: Advocacy, CANSA Seal of Recognition - Edible Consumer Goods Category

ReboundSA awarded as CANSA Smart Choice

CANSA announces that ReboundSA products, programmes and courses have been awarded the prestigious CANSA Smart Choice Seal of Approval, for use as part of a balanced lifestyle to lower your risk of cancer. Research shows that an increase in physical activity reduces the risk of developing several types of cancer including breast, bladder colorectal, endometrial (uterine), throat kidney and stomach.[1-14].  #LowerCancerRisk #CANSASmart Choice #ReboundSA

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Published: 20 Oct 2020 | Last Updated: 10 Mar 2021
Categories: Balanced Lifestyle, CANSA's Seal of Recognition - Health Programmes Category

Rugani 100% Vegetable Juices awarded CANSA Seal of Recognition

Rugani Vegetable juices have been awarded the CANSA Seal of Recognition signifying these juices as a CANSA Smart Choice. Owing to the innovative extraction processes and packaging, no additives (sugar, preservatives or colourants) are used in the production of Rugani’s juices and provide nutrients that may aid in reducing the risk of cancer.

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Published: 8 Jul 2020 | Last Updated: 30 Apr 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Edible Consumer Goods Category, Media Releases & News

Vergezocht High Oleic Oil Awarded the CANSA Seal of Recognition

14 April 2020 – Vergezocht High Oleic Sunflower Oil has been awarded the CANSA Seal of Recognition marking it as a CANSA Smart Choice product. Their range of high oleic sunflower oil products comply with CANSA’s evidence-based requirements and is recommended as part of a nutritious, balanced diet to reduce the risk of developing cancer. […]

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Published: 22 Apr 2020 | Last Updated: 11 Mar 2021
Categories: Balanced Lifestyle, CANSA Seal of Recognition - Edible Consumer Goods Category

Compassionhat Partners with CANSA

4 February 2020 – Compassionhat, headwear designed specifically for cancer Survivors, was awarded the CANSA Seal of Recognition status as a CANSA Smart Choice product aimed at improving quality of life and dignity. Sue Richards, owner of Compassionhats, says, “The loss of hair, a side effect of chemotherapy, can be traumatic for cancer patients leading […]

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Published: 6 Feb 2020 | Last Updated: 11 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Patient Care, I have Cancer

Cookbook Can Help Reduce Your Cancer Risk

The Smart Choice Cookbook with CANSA and B-well is a collection of recipes that focuses on cancer risk reduction. All the recipes were developed in consultation with CANSA’s consulting dietitian Megan Pentz-Kluyts, who is renowned for her knowledge on the role of nutrition in helping to lower the risk of cancer.

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Published: 18 Mar 2019 | Last Updated: 17 May 2021
Categories: Balanced Lifestyle, CANSA's Seal of Recognition, Dietary Tips

Infinity Care Partnership Improving Quality of Life & Dignity for Cancer Survivors

Infinity Care is a nappy brand is the first of its kind in the industry to have been awarded the CANSA Smart Choice Seal by CANSA, which has deemed products to be free of all known carcinogens and / or hormone disruptors. Products are available at CANSA’s Care Centres countrywide from 1st July 2019.

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Published: 21 Jan 2019 | Last Updated: 8 Jun 2020
Categories: CANSA Care Centres, CANSA Seal of Recognition - Patient Care, I have Cancer

Wake up to Well-being with Weet-bix

Diet and leading an active balanced lifestyle can play a significant role in reducing your cancer risk. CANSA recommends eating more fibre and whole-grain foods like CANSA Smart Choice Bokomo Weet-Bix. WIN a year of well-being with WEET-BIX + CANSA!

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Published: 9 Dec 2016 | Last Updated: 9 Mar 2021
Categories: Balanced Lifestyle, CANSA Seal of Recognition - Edible Consumer Goods Category

Emthunzini Hats a CANSA SunSmart Choice

Emthunzini Hats, established in 2009, sell a fashionable range of sunhats for men, women and children, designed in Australia, to give serious sun protection while still looking good. It’s essential for everyone to protect their skin every day of the year. It’s a sunny life, wear your hat! While being fashionable & suitable for the entire […]

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Published: 5 Dec 2015 | Last Updated: 9 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Protection Category, SunSmart

Are CANSA Seal of Recognition Sunscreens Effective in Reducing Cancer-Risk?

CANSA recommends chosing a sunscreen with a UVA and UVB protection and SPF of at least 20 to 50 – and preferrably 30 to 50 for fair to very fair skin. As part of our responsibility towards the public and as cancer Watchdog, we will only release objective and comprehensive information enabling the public to […]

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Published: 8 Jun 2015 | Last Updated: 11 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Protection Category, SunSmart

CANSA Seal of Recognition Awarded to red espresso®

red espresso®, a World First and proudly South African product that innovated rooibos tea into an espresso, has just been awarded CANSA Seal of Recognition in recognition of its unique health properties.

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Published: 28 Mar 2015 | Last Updated: 9 Mar 2021
Categories: Balanced Lifestyle, CANSA Seal of Recognition - Edible Consumer Goods Category

Archbishop Desmond Tutu and CANSA – Make Smart Choices

“Longevity is not a given, but a grace.” We can influence the state of our health by living a balanced lifestyle and making smart choices.  By making smart choices, you can reduce your cancer risk.

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Published: 10 Mar 2014 | Last Updated: 9 Mar 2021
Categories: Balanced Lifestyle, CANSA's Seal of Recognition

Video: Protect young skins from UV rays the SunSmart way with UV suits

Thank you M-Net & DSTV for helping to promote CANSA SunSmart awareness! See below to view infomercials. Protect young skins from UV rays the SunSmart way with UV suits. Read more about CANSA’s SunSmart campaign. Infomercials: 1min50s: 30 seconds: 15 seconds:

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Published: 9 Dec 2012 | Last Updated: 9 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA on the Move for the Youth, CANSA Seal of Recognition - Protection Category, SunSmart

Efficacy of Clicks Sunprotect Sunscreen Products

Clicks Sunprotect, endorsed by CANSA since 2009, is a range of sunscreen products that has been manufactured exclusively for Clicks for the past four years and complies with current South African National Standards (SANS 1557:2009 Edition 3).  Sunprotect products protect from both UVA and UVB rays, and carry the CANSA Seal of Recognition.  They have […]

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Published: 26 Oct 2012 | Last Updated: 9 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Protection Category, CANSA's Seal of Recognition, SunSmart

CANSA on Efficacy of Sunscreen Available in South Africa

CANSA SEAL OF RECOGNITION (CSOR) 31 August 2012 – Since 2005 all sunscreen bearing the CSOR had to have a sun protection factor (SPF) of 20 minimum and 50 maximum. It had to provide broad-spectrum protection against UVA & UVB in a ratio of 0.4/1; meet sunscreen standards as determined by the SABS i.e. SANS […]

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Published: 2 Sep 2012 | Last Updated: 9 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Protection Category, CANSA's Seal of Recognition, SunSmart

Sunscreens – despite questions re optimal UVA protection – still reduce skin cancer risk

In response to the recent UVA concerns and in an effort to get an idea of the levels of UVA protection provided by sunscreens locally, the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) commissioned the testing of a sample of sunscreens drawn from various local and international brands, and included some CANSA Seal-bearing sunscreen products. The […]

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Published: 29 Aug 2012 | Last Updated: 9 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Protection Category, CANSA's Seal of Recognition, SunSmart

CANSA Smart Choice Seal – Cling Wrap

CANSA has created the CANSA Smart Choice Seal to help consumers identify products free of chemicals linked by research to cancer, such as cling-wrap free of harmful plasticisers. Warning: Some cling-wrap contains harmful plasticisers that migrate into fatty foods like meat, cheese and chicken – and ultimately the human body. Mimicking hormones, they are associated […]

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Published: 8 Aug 2012 | Last Updated: 11 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Non-Edible Consumer Goods Category, Environment

CANSA Endorses Allen Carr’s Easyway to Stop Smoking

CANSA has officially endorsed Allen Carr’s Easyway to Stop Smoking method as a Smart Choice in the fight against cancer since 2008. Quit successfully with support from Allen Carr SA – find detailed information at www.allencarr.co.za or call 0861 100 200. COVID-19 Message from Dr. Charles Nel (Head Allen Carr SA) All smokers are aware […]

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Published: 22 May 2012 | Last Updated: 10 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA's Seal of Recognition - Health Programmes Category, No-Tobacco Campaign

Published: 12 Mar 2012 | Last Updated: 10 Mar 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Protection Category

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