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CANSA Seal of Recognition – Patient Care

Products that are safe and carcinogen, toxin and hormone disruptor free, that contribute to enhancing the quality of life, dignity, health, care and support of cancer Survivors (patients), may apply to bear the CANSA Smart Choice Seal.

These products include, but are not limited to: voice amplifiers, electronic larynx, various prostheses (wigs, breast ect.) and assistive devices.

Queries CANSA

Lorinda van Dyk (CANSA Seal of Recognition Coordinator)
Tel: 021-689 5347

Podcast: Cancer Patients and Hair Loss – On the CANSA Couch

Hair loss is a common side-effect of chemotherapy treatment. In this heartfelt CANSA Podcast episode, we explore the emotional journey of individuals facing hair loss and the impactful support provided by CANSA.

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Published: 6 March 2024
Updated: 14 May 2024
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Non-Edible Consumer Goods Category, CANSA Seal of Recognition - Patient Care, CANSA's Holistic Cancer Care & Support, Cope with Cancer, On the CANSA Couch Podcasts, Women's Health

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 February 2020
Updated: 11 March 2021
Categories: CANSA Seal of Recognition - Patient Care, I have Cancer

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 January 2019
Updated: 8 June 2020
Categories: CANSA Care Centres, CANSA Seal of Recognition - Patient Care, I have Cancer

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