Topic: Cancer

Havas Chicago Filled a Room With Boobs You Can Play With for #CheckYoSelf Campaign

Sequel to 2015's peep show

Havas Chicago certainly knows how to stop pedestrians in their tracks with its office-window installations for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Last October it set up peep-show windows, but the peepers got…

Testicles Give Amusing 'Testi-Monials' in This Straight-Talking Anti-Cancer Campaign

Eulogies for their fallen partners

We started the week with testicle-themed advertising, and now we come full circle. Men don't really like to talk about testicular cancer. But the testicles themselves certainly do, judging by this…

A Girl Who Lost a Leg to Cancer Finds Hope in This Lovely, Touching Ad

Your Friday cry

The week's almost over. Have you wept at your desk yet? If not, have a gander at this powerful animated short for Scarlett Contra El Cancer, made by New York…

Ad of the Day: Memorial Sloan Kettering Tells Three Powerful, Inspiring Cancer Stories

Pereira & O'Dell extends the 'More science. Less fear' campaign

Giving people a new way to think and talk about cancer." That's the mission of three Internet films from New York's Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, according to chief communications officer…

Ad of the Day: Beauty Brand Invents the First Skin Cream That Gives You Wrinkles

Clever product development, plus a brilliant print ad

There are scores of breast-cancer awareness campaigns each year, but this one from Colenso BBDO in New Zealand combines clever product development with a wonderful print ad to memorably break…

Cancer Survivors Who Had Double Mastectomies Star in Amazing Underwear Ads

Challenging feminine ideals

Of all our body parts, we humans objectify breasts as the most inherently feminine, right? They serve a utilitarian purpose, sure, but they're also soft and sexy and men don't…

This Giant Shady Tower Tricks Beachgoers Into Avoiding the Sun by Offering Free WiFi

A clever twist on skin cancer PSAs

How do you get beach bums to take a break from the sun? If you're one nonprofit, by luring them into the shade with free WiFi. The Peruvian League Against Cancer…

This Agency Snuck a Testicular Cancer PSA Into the Adult Film Game of Balls (NSFW)

Stealth demo for the dudes

Adult movies have suddenly become the hot place to put cancer PSAs. M&C Saatchi in Sydney worked with adult film studio Digital Playground and the Nonprofit Blue Ball Foundation to place…

People Ignore a Giant Lump Growing on a Street in This Clever Cancer PSA Stunt

The dangers of being oblivious

Never underestimate people's power not to give a damn about what's right in front of them. We've seen this time and again in outdoor ad stunts, and this latest one from…

Photograph These Ingenious Ads, and You'll Learn How to Save Kids From Eye Cancer

One easy trick for early detection

If you take a flash photograph of a child, and one of his or her pupils looks white in the resulting image, it can indicate an eye tumor. In the…