With ‘will to live’, cancer doesn’t mean end of life — Play writer Haseena Moin explained her fight and success at “Cancer Survivor’s Day”- Aga khan university hospital event

Source: The News com Pakistan Karachi: For any patient, coming to know of cancer must be quite devastating. Most of them lose hope in life and do not cooperate with doctors. But famous playwright Haseena Moin took the disease head-on and put up a fight.  “When I learnt that I had breast cancer, I decided…

Aga Khan cancer drive supported – The Citizen Tanzania news says Precision Air (PW) has donated Sh9 million to support the breast cancer awareness and screening campaign

Dar es Salaam. Precision Air (PW) has donated Sh9 million to support the breast cancer awareness and screening campaign that kicks off in Mtwara and Lindi next week. The four-day event that will run under the theme “Check it, Beat it” is spearheaded by the Aga Khan Health Service Tanzania (AKHST) and seeks to reach…

MCL staff screened for lifestyle diseases, cancer – Citizen com Tanzania

Dar es Salaam. The Aga Khan Hospital yesterday conducted a health clinic for Mwananchi Communications Ltd (MCL) staff, in a move by the company to promote healthy lifestyles and improve performance at the workplace. The free screening focused on breast cancer for females as well as diabetes and hypertension for all. The MCL management noted…

Aga Khan University Hospital open breast health centre – Coast Week Com Kenya News

  Centre is manned by a multidisciplinary team of professionals who include radiologists, surgeons, oncologists (cancer specialists),breast health nurses and pathologists Coastweek — The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi (AKUH,N) has launched a One Stop Breast Centre. The aim of this clinic is to provide patients with quick and easy specialist consultation, diagnostic and screening…

UAB cancer center walks fast-paced path in research, prevention – AL Com News

Grad student Kathyrn Turner researches stems cells and their relationship to brain tumor cells in Dr. Harald Sontheimer’s lab. There is abundant cancer research being conducted in Birmingham. (The Birmingham News/Tamika Moore) BIRMINGHAM, Alabama —  Across the 187-acre UAB campus, a group of 357 scientists and clinicians work to understand and treat America’s second-greatest cause…

Pakistan: FEBRUARY 4: WORLD CANCER DAY

By By Saher Baloch Karachi World Cancer Day is being observed today amidst slogans to eliminate the disease forever. Though such fervour is important to keep the morale of the society high, doctors believe that without a proper support system and planning, such slogans are useless and yield no results. “Without concerted efforts and a…

Momasa: Walk For Life: Yes We Can !

Coastweek — Generous donors: Aga Khan Council for Mombasa Honourary Secretary Zaher Bhanji seen [from left] receiving a cheque from Freight Forwarders Kenya Limited Operations Manager Michelle Hoareau, while Event Convenor Faiza Bhanji looks on. Meanwhile Diamond Trust Bank Kenya Coast Region General Manager Joseph Mathai is seen [right] handing over the cheque to the…