Journalist, Solly Moeng is one of those men who is diligent about going for his annual health checks. His annual check-ups include a PSA test. Solly describes how this led to the early detection of prostate cancer. Thankfully, early treatment with a robotic assisted prostatectomy has been successful and Solly is now cancer free.
Men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer for the first time in the past 12 months or if you have been treated for prostate cancer in the past 12 months and the cancer is in remission you are invited to participate in this research project.
Find out why one of South Africa’s top urologists, Dr Lance Coetzee, takes the test for prostate cancer every year.
Find out why Barry Hilton takes the test every year.
Adam Sacks from Cape Town, ropped in the guys from the Plodders and Potters Running group and they did a run and a great fundraising job!
Thanks gents, much appreciated.
Thanks to biokiniticist Daniel Mark Botha for braving the choppy waters of Emmarentia dam for a swim for of virtual charity challenge.
Thanks to Iain Johnston, our Patient Affairs Board Chairman who suited up for a swim for our virtual charity challenge.
This was the first year that we created an activity based Suit Up September Virtual challenge and it’s been great to see so many people getting involved. Participants have been able to choose an activity that suits them which broadens the involvement of athletes from different disciplines. Thanks for the support folks, we love the dedication and creativity!
Face masks make a big difference with helping to prevent the Covid-19 virus from spreading. But make sure that you do it properly.
Our CEO, Andrew Oberholzer demonstrates with a disposable surgical mask. If you’re using a cloth mask make sure to wash it every day.
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