cancer

Diagnostic delay, stigma haunt cervical cancer care

Reading Time: 6 minutes Foul smell, bleeding between periods, burns from wounds around her vagina and excruciating pelvic pains sum up the struggles 33-year-old […]

Cancer kills 28,000 per year, says Mochache

Reading Time: 2 minutes More than 28,000 Kenyans die of cancer every year with an estimated 37,000 new cases reported annually, Health Principal Secretary […]

Parent turns to football for cancer awareness

Reading Time: 4 minutes When the Covid-19 pandemic hit the cou ntry in 2020, the youth, mainly aged 15 to 20 years from diverse […]

Women challenged to prioritise breast, cervical cancer screening

Reading Time: < 1 minute Women have been urged to give screening of breast and cervical cancers a priority. This follows alarm raised by the […]

How cancer has taken toll on my family

Reading Time: 5 minutes After Mary Nakhumicha was diagnosed with breast cancer last year, her husband Aggrey Wanambuko had to step in and take […]

Tech innovations drastically changing healthcare practices

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nixon Shigoli  Health care is undergoing a digital transformation globally, offering innovative ways of taming killer diseases like diabetes, stroke, […]

New therapy for cancer underway, say researchers

Reading Time: 3 minutes George Kebaso @Morarak Hundreds of cancer patients could soon have something to smile about after local researchers announced a new […]

‘Cancer is the biggest lie I’ve told…it is the ‘it’ disease’

Reading Time: 3 minutes By K24 Tv For six years, her friends, family and former colleagues knew she had successfully battled cancer. She even […]

I conquered the cancer beast

Reading Time: 4 minutes Before Rhoda Wangui Thuo developed a lump on her left breast in November 2010, she had been plagued by fatigue […]

Dog that sniffs cancer in woman

Reading Time: < 1 minute Maureen Burns from England survived breast cancer after her 10-year-old dog named Max, strangely “sniffed” the disease leading to early […]