Somewhere Only We Know

I felt that it would be rather fitting for the last post for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to be one that pays tribute to those Children fighting Cancer, those who have lost the battle and those who were left behind, and I think this video compilation does that beautifully… Published on Mar 21, 2014

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The 24 Hour Challenge!!

The Race Across Mpumalanga  5th October 2015!! Faf is at it again!! In his quest to raise Awareness around Childhood Cancer and raise much-needed funding for the Little Fighters Cancer Trust, Francois ‘Faf’ Naude will be undertaking the mammoth task of racing across the province of Mpumalanga, South Africa in under 24 hours on a […]

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United Challenge

WHAT is United Challenge? United Challenge is a charity that seeks to establish a community platform where individuals or organisations can unite to bring about change in a world which is in dire need of ordinary individuals that are willing to do extraordinary things for various causes, projects and movements. United Challenge’s vision is to […]

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Access to Cancer Treatment in South Africa

Published on Jun 24, 2015 This documentary insert looks at the dire lack of Cancer treatment in the public health sector. Only two state hospitals in the Gauteng region offer full line chemotherapy and radiation treatment – resulting in long waiting list of patients and a backlog of referrals from other provinces and rural areas. […]

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Improving the quality-of-life for cancer survivors

Through our support of research and the Long-Term Follow-Up Clinic at the University of Minnesota, the first clinic of it’s kind in the world, physician researchers can learn more about the medical, neurocognitive, and emotional late-effects of childhood cancer treatments and provide health care based on risk factors associated with prior cancer treatment. Childhood cancer, […]

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Childhood Cancer Early Warning Signs

The types of cancers that develop in children are different from those that develop in adults. Lifestyle or environmental risk factors don’t play a role; it is usually the result of DNA changes in cells that take place very early in life. Because of major treatment advances, more than 80% of children with cancer now […]

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Don’t Give Up!

Today being the halfway mark of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, the Little Fighters Cancer Trust would like to dedicate this beautiful song by Josh Groban to every Little Fighter and their Family. We as the Little Fighters Cancer Trust will never give up, we will always be there to help where we can, and we […]

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Why Childhood Cancer Awareness is VITAL

  “Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow.” ~ Mary Anne Radmacher ~   September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and we at Little Fighters Cancer Trust know just how important it is that Childhood Cancer Awareness is highlighted… […]

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