Cancer Awareness and Screening at Mahiga Primary School in July 2015

Cancer Awareness Centre of Kenya organized a FREE CANCER SCREENING AND AWARENESS EVENT on 11th July, 2015 at Mahiga Primary School grounds at Kahawa West, Nairobi – Kamiti Road from 8.00am. The Guest of Honour was Hon. Patrick Ngaruiya –MCA Kahawa West. Various Organizations including Coptic Hospital, Avenue Health care, Kenya Cancer Association, Radiant Hospital […]

9TH STOP CERVICAL, BREAST & PROSTATE CANCER IN AFRICA CONFERENCE (SCCA)

9TH STOP CERVICAL, BREAST & PROSTATE CANCER IN AFRICA CONFERENCE (SCCA) Conference Theme: INVESTING TO SAVE LIVES Role of Public & Private Sector Partnership 19TH – 21ST JULY, KICC Nairobi, Kenya Congratulations! … to The First Lady of the Republic of Kenya, Her excellency Margaret Kenyatta, for taking the leadership of Forum of Africa First […]

Kenya to host 9th Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostate Cancer Conference

  First Lady Margaret Kenyatta reads her acceptance speech after Kenya’s nomination as the 2015 host country for the 9th Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostrate Cancer in Africa Conference during the 8th Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostrate Cancer in Africa Conference in Windhoek, Namibia. Photo/PSCU The Forum of African First Ladies against Breast, Cervical and […]

Groundbreaking Cancer Meeting in Naivasha

For two days (May 20-21), stakeholders in cancer control in Kenya came together in Naivasha for an intensive action planning workshop on cancer control and research.  The US National Cancer Institute (NCI), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Kenyan Ministry of Health collaboration was the first of its kind, and it brought together researchers, clinicians, […]

24 hour Relay for Cancer in Kenya

Reposted from eHospice.com.  Article by Aquinas Nyakundi. Relay for Life event seeks to create cancer awareness and raise funds to treat cancer patients. Kenya Cancer Association is partnering with Kenya Cancer Foundation in America to launch an inaugural event in Kenya dubbed Relay for Life an American Cancer Society franchised Cancer extravaganza geared to awareness, fun and […]

Let’s Talk about Cancer

[Reprinted with permission of the author.] Let’s Talk About… Cancer A DISCUSSION PAPER  PRESENTED AT A MEETING OF PHOENIX PUBLISHERS DIRECTORS AND UGANDA CHILDRENS WRITERS AND ILLUSTRATORS ASSOCIATION, KAMPALA, ON THURSDAY 27TH MARCH 2014 The inspiration to talk about cancer comes from my own experience with this monster, and the experience of hundreds of other […]