The Hong Kong Cancer Fund’s 22nd annual ‘Stride for a Cure’ walkathon
Dear Parents and Students
Preventing Bowel Cancer – this is a programme used to detect individuals that have a high risk of developing bowel cancer. Approximately 4,000 men and women every year are newly diagnosed with bowel cancer in Hong Kong.
Minimising Nasopharyngeal Cancer – research into developing a vaccine to prevent the Epstein Barr virus from causing nasopharyngeal cancers and improving the treatment and quality of life for NPC sufferers.
Pinpointing the Needs of Cancer Patients – a psychosocial study to assess the needs of cancer patients upon completion of treatment.