cervical cancer

Shots, myths & cash: The perilous road to curbing cancer

Sophie Cousins

Before 2011, this country couldn’t screen for cervical cancer let alone prevent it. Since then everything’s changed.


KZN cancer patients sent home with panados as treatment waiting lists grow

Joan van Dyk

State cancer patients have nowhere to turn, even if their cancer is treatable.


'My mom was too scared to check what was wrong. In the end, doctors removed her womb'

Joan van Dyk

Early screening for cervical cancer can be a lifesaver but are nonprofit organisations enough to fill the gap in KZN's crumbling system?


Cervical cancer's deadly contradiction

Mia Malan

Despite cervical cancer being the most preventable form of cancer, it is afflicting more South African women than any other kind.


Men equally at risk of HPV infection

Ina Skosana

Boys should also be vaccinated for the Human Papillomavirus, which is the leading cause of cervical cancer, according to a report.