Cancer

Ivyn Wangui (L), a Nairobi resident, went under the knife in August 2017, shortly after the August 8 general election. [PHOTO | K24 DIGITAL]
‘I needlessly lost a breast’

By | 2 weeks ago

Wangui, a Nairobi resident, went under the knife in August 2017, shortly after the August 8 general election....

Eight out of 161 Nairobi residents (5 per cent), who were screened for cancer at the Mama Lucy Kibaki Hospital in Nairobi on Wednesday, August 7, showed signs of the disease. [PHOTO | FILE]
Cancer Screening results of 161 Nairobians out, 88% of those who tested +ve showed signs of this cancer type

By | 4 months ago

Eight out of 161 Nairobi residents (5 per cent), who were screened for cancer at the Mama Lucy Kibaki Hospital in Nairobi on Wednesday, August 7, show...

Why cancer patient hanged herself

By | 4 months ago

Residents of Kasarani estate in Naivasha woke up to a rude shock after a middle-aged woman, who was recently diagnosed with cancer, allegedly committe...

Bungoma Senator Moses Wetangula on Wednesday, July 30, asked medical practitioners in Kenya and researchers to investigate why cancer cases are exponentially increasing in the country. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Wetangula: If one has cancer, must we put him or her on chemotherapy?

By | 4 months ago

Moses Wetangula has urged oncologists in Kenya to “resist the temptation” of quickly putting cancer patients on chemotherapy....

Margaret Katana, 55, is a survivor of cervical cancer. [PHOTO | K24 DIGITAL]
How I survived Stage 4 cervical cancer

By | 4 months ago

Margaret Katana from Kilifi county was diagnosed with the cancer three years ago but has battled the disease through chemotherapy, right diet....

Eight out of 161 Nairobi residents (5 per cent), who were screened for cancer at the Mama Lucy Kibaki Hospital in Nairobi on Wednesday, August 7, showed signs of the disease. [PHOTO | FILE]
Here are 9 misconceptions and facts about cancer

By | 4 months ago

We cower when we hear cancer. It reads almost like a death sentence. We make our conclusions about it and sometimes, resign ourselves to it....

Farid Fata was accused of giving unnecessary injections on 553 patients and submitting about Sh3.5B of fraudulent claims to private insurers. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Farid Fata: The doctor who was sentenced to 45 years in jail for lying to patients they had cancer

By | 4 months ago

Farid Fata was accused of giving unnecessary injections on 553 patients and submitting about Sh3.5B of fraudulent claims to private insurers....

Uhuru, Ruto lead tributes to iconic, resilient Laboso

By | 4 months ago

George Kebaso and Alvin Mwangi @PeopleDailyKe Leaders yesterday poured their condolences to family, friends and constituents of Bomet Governor Joyce ...

Joyce Laboso was in deep pain when I visited her, says Raila

By | 4 months ago

Joyce Laboso, Laboso, Raila Odinga, Raila, Cancer, Laboso Dead,...

William Kabogo
Declare cancer a national disaster, Kabogo tells Uhuru

By | 4 months ago

By Fred Kari Former Kiambu County governor, Mr William Kabogo, has asked President Uhuru Kenyatta to declare cancer a national disaster. Mr Kabogo, wh...

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