Say ‘No’ to EDCs

Many synthetic chemicals have been linked to health problems, but have you heard of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs), found in household products? The evidence against EDCs is mounting up. A large amount of scientific data now strongly suggests that exposure

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25 Years of Hope

For us, at IKCA, 2020 means 25 years of hope. What does 2020 mean for you? In 25 Years, you’ve helped us establish: Diagnostics Centres nationwide Outreach Screening Clinics nationwide Two Cancer Hospitals in Lahore and Peshawar 91 Laboratory Collection

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Lung Cancer Awareness 101

Here’s our Lung Cancer Awareness 101 -a resource about the risk factors, symptoms and some ways to prevent lung cancer. The first step towards beating lung cancer is to know more about the risks and spread the knowledge. It is true

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Advice from Shaukat Khanum Specialists: Smoking Kills

Did you know that smoking shisha or chewing tobacco is just as harmful as smoking cigarettes? Here’s a report by Dr. Faheem Mahmood Butt, Consultant Pulmonologist at Shaukat Khanum Hospital, about the harms of tobacco consumption in general. Smoking is a worldwide hazard.

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Superheroes in all sizes

Every time Asad has to choose a toy, he picks out a superhero figure. He also says that he he’s seen superheroes in real life; not those wearing capes, but those who wear white coats. In 2011, Asad’s father was

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Join us in the Fight for our Children

This September, for Childhood Cancer Awareness month, we’re remembering a boy with unbreakable spirit. One of Shaukat Khanum Hospital’s (SKMCH) many child patients, Huzaifa became the face of our Zakat campaign for Ramadan 2016. Two years later, despite all efforts,

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