Posts Tagged ‘cancer’
They are warm and cozy especially on a cold winter night, but their effects can be silently devastating. The danger comes from the electromagnetic field that the electric blanket produces when it’s on.
You’ve never smoked in your life. Therefore, you can never have lung cancer, right? Wrong. Lung cancer doesn’t only develop in smokers and is the leading cancer killer in South Africa.
Cancer, the dreaded word that none of us want to hear!
One in eight men in South Africa risk getting cancer in their lifetime, according to The Cancer Association of South Africa. And, at the top of the list of cancers that affect men is prostate cancer.
When my father died last year of cancer it took me some time to fully grasp the manner of his passing and to realise my own culpability in allowing the doctors to destroy whatever dignity death might have allowed him if I had had the courage and the knowledge to stop the torture.