LookGoodFeelBetterSA : Helping Women With Cancer Feel Better

A Heartfelt Thanks to L’Oréal South Africa for Their Generous Donation

Today, we are thrilled to be at Marks Park Sports Club in Emmarentia, celebrating the L’Oréal Citizen Employee Engagement Program. This year, Look Good Feel Better South Africa (LGFB SA) is honoured to be the beneficiary of this wonderful L’Oréal initiative. We would like to extend our sincere thanks to …

Empowering Cancer Patients: A Big Thank You to Icon Oncology South Africa

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In the ongoing battle against cancer, support and empowerment are invaluable weapons. One crucial aspect of this battle is self-care, a practice that not only enhances physical well-being but also fosters resilience and empowerment among patients. In this journey, the partnership between Icon Oncology South Africa and Look Good Feel Better South Africa shines brightly as a beacon of hope for cancer patients with limited resources.

Icon Oncology South Africa, a prominent healthcare company dedicated to providing comprehensive cancer care, has emerged as a platinum sponsor for Look Good Feel Better South Africa’s self-care workshops. This partnership signifies a powerful collaboration aimed at supporting cancer patients through their treatment journeys. By extending their support to these workshops, Icon Oncology is not only providing financial assistance but also demonstrating a commitment to holistic patient care.

Self-care workshops play a vital role in empowering cancer patients by addressing their physical, emotional, and psychological needs. These workshops offer practical tips and techniques to manage the visible side effects of cancer treatment, such as changes in skin and hair. Moreover, they create a supportive environment where patients can share experiences, gain confidence, and learn from each other’s journeys.

Icon Oncology’s involvement in these workshops underscores their dedication to patient-centric care. With a robust infrastructure comprising 28 accredited radiotherapy facilities and 59 affiliated chemotherapy base units, Icon Oncology is at the forefront of delivering cutting-edge cancer treatments. Their focus on managed care ensures that patients receive personalized attention and support throughout their treatment process.

Furthermore, Icon Oncology’s utilization of AI-powered software in radiation oncology exemplifies their commitment to innovation and excellence in cancer care. By harnessing the power of technology, they enhance treatment precision and efficiency, ultimately improving patient outcomes.

The collaboration between Icon Oncology and Look Good Feel Better South Africa not only highlights the importance of self-care but also emphasizes the collective effort required to combat cancer effectively. Together, they stand as a formidable force, offering support, hope, and empowerment to cancer patients across South Africa.

As we express our gratitude to Icon Oncology South Africa for their generous support, we also recognize the transformative impact of partnerships in the fight against cancer. By joining forces, we can create a world where every cancer patient has access to the care, resources, and support they need to thrive.

Let us extend a big thank you to Icon Oncology South Africa for their unwavering commitment to improving the lives of cancer patients. Together, we can continue to empower individuals affected by cancer and inspire hope for a brighter, healthier future.

Cancer Unites, Hope Endures

As Christine Kitching walked into the room, the air seemed to shift, heavy with a mixture of admiration, empathy, and an unspoken understanding. For years, she had been the epitome of strength, a beacon of hope, as she selflessly dedicated herself to leading self-care workshops for Look Good Feel Better …

Gratitude Overflowing: A Heartfelt Tribute to Look Good Feel Better for Adding Colour to Our Lives”

                                          Treatment for cancer (chemo, surgery, radiation, etc) often leaves one totally worn out…physically, mentally, spiritually, and emotionally. The changes that we undergo can at most times leave one feeling …

Celebrating a Milestone: Look Good Feel Better South Africa Achieves Level 1 BEE Contributor Status

In a significant stride towards fostering inclusivity and diversity, Look Good Feel Better South Africa is pleased to announce its achievement of Level 1 Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) contributor status. This milestone reflects the organization’s commitment to creating positive change and contributing to a more equitable South Africa. Understanding …

Look Good Feel Better & Avon Justine: Transforming Lives at the Donald Gordon Oncology Unit

There are certain experiences, certain moments that have the power to change our perspectives, our lives, and our outlook towards the world. Today was such a day for the Look Good Feel Better Team, who hosted a self-care workshop at Wits Donald Gordon Hospital. To make the day even more …

Faith Over Fear: Tayla Robertson’s Inspiring Journey Through Breast Cancer

In life, we often encounter difficult roads that challenge our strength, resilience, and belief in ourselves. For some, that challenging road is a battle with cancer. It may start as an unexpected and unwelcome journey, but as we navigate the twists and turns, we discover our inner strength and the …

Self-care workshops highlight the beauty of cancer patients

by Marise Lerm | Aug 22, 2023 | CSI, Patient Resources Icon Oncology awards R100K grant to Look Good Feel Better Icon Oncology has partnered with Look Good Feel Better South Africa, a national NGO that hosts self-care workshops for people living with cancer. The collaboration will benefit uninsured cancer patients from state hospitals and aims to help …