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October 2020 Breast Cancer Awareness Calendar

Here’s the October 2020 breast cancer awareness calendar from our friends at the Lions Club of Tropical Gardens. Click here to download the BCA October 2020 calendar. Let us know how you’re getting involved by leaving a comment below!   

Survivor Stories: Simone Ross – Kidney Cancer Survivor

Late March 2019, during a very busy weekend I experienced three episodes of haematuria (blood in my urine) over a three-day period, the third time it happened I thought this is really odd and took a picture of it. The next morning, I called and made an appointment with my local GP doctor. She was …

Wash your hands

Good Advice: Coronavirus & Cancer Concerns

Good Advice Cancer patients and those with comorbidities may be more vulnerable to the coronavirus than others, but the methods of prevention and protection are no different for cancer patients than they are for the general population.  Protect yourselves and others by:

Calendar of Cancers

It’s important to be aware of all cancers all year long, but to help raise awareness and funding for specific cancer groups there is a “Calendar of Cancers” that highlights the key focus for awareness and fundraising each month of the year.  February: World Cancer Day March: Female Cancers April: Gastrointestinal Cancers May: Respiratory Tract …

February is World Cancer Awareness Month

Lavender is the new pink! Everyone knows that a pink ribbon is the awareness colour for breast cancer, but not everyone knows that lavender is the awareness colour for all cancers.  February 4th is World Cancer Awareness Day.  World Cancer Awareness Day Month

Tennis For The Cure

We are inviting 16 Doubles teams to raise money for Cancer. Where: The Courts at the Ritz Carlton When: November 16, 2019 2PM Registration: $425 For Tournament details please contact or and confirm as soon as possible. Food and Beverages will be available for purchase throughout the event.  

Movember’s 2019 Prostate and Colon Cancer Awareness Education Event

The Lions Club of Grand Cayman, in collaboration with The Cayman Islands Cancer Society and Movember Committee presents Movember’s 2019 Prostate and Colon Cancer Awareness Education Event. Free PSA Testing (for eligible men). Sponsored by CTMH Doctors Hospital. Light Refreshments Will Be Served! Presenters: Dr. Slutsky and Dr. Solomon When: 21 November 2019, 7PM – …

Stride For Cancer 2020

Nationwide Big Stride Against Cancer 2020

Join the Cayman Islands Cancer Society for the 2020 Big Stride for Cancer event. When: Sunday 26th January 2020 Where: i) Seven Mile Public Beach, West Bay Road – 6AM for the 13.1 mile “long course” (timed race), and 6:30AM for the 6.5 mile “short course”. ii) North Side – 7AM from Kaibo to Old …

Cayman Islands Cancer Symposium V1

  Medical & Allied Professionals & Medical Students are invited to join the Cayman Islands Cancer Society and a team of local and international experts presenting on the following topics: Update on Rectal Cancer : Dr Arun Nagarajan, MD – Cleveland Clinic Florida 2019 Innovations in Radiation Therapy : Dr. Vivek, MD – Holy-Cross Hospital Robotics in …

Conquering Cancer VI – FREE Health Fair

  Join the Cayman Islands Cancer Society and a team of experts from the Cayman Islands and around the world on Saturday, 21st September for this free public event featuring: Doctor talks about cancer prevention, diagnosis & treatment; Booths showcasing local health-related organisations & companies; Free health screenings including BMI, BP, Alc testing, oral and …