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The Regrettable Education of Michael Buble

Mark Myers | Posted 12.02.2016 | Entertainment
Mark Myers

Upon hearing the news of his son's cancer diagnosis, my heart immediately went out to this man I have never met and likely never will. Obviously, I hu...

Fighting childhood cancer in Africa

Naser Haghamed | Posted 12.02.2016 | World
Naser Haghamed

Today is a day of celebration for children's health care on the African continent as the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital shows off its completed st...

Cancer Patients Are Finding Anxiety Relief In Psychedelic Mushrooms

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 12.01.2016 | Healthy Living

Dinah Bazer, a 69-year-old mother and retired information systems worker living in Brooklyn, credits psychedelics with saving her life. After undergoi...

AMANZA - Ep.76

Spottoon | Posted 11.30.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

A World Without Cancer: The Real Promise Of Prevention

Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D. | Posted 11.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D.

What do Ken Burns and Valerie Simpson have in common? They are both highly accomplished, creative and articulate individuals. They have also lost a pa...

Mom Accused Of Injecting Feces Into Cancer-Afflicted Son’s IV Bag

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 11.26.2016 | Crime

An Indiana mother is facing felony charges after being accused of injecting feces into her son’s IV bag while he was undergoing cancer treatment. Ti...

This 9-Year-Old Shaved Part Of Her Head For The Most Heartfelt Reason

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 11.21.2016 | Parents

After being diagnosed with ovarian cancer, Elizabeth Revis decided to have a “shave party” to shave off her hair. Her daughter surprised her when ...

Titan Of Soul Sharon Jones Dies At 60 From Cancer

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 11.18.2016 | Entertainment

Sharon Jones, the Grammy-nominated soul and funk singer who led the Dap-Kings, died Friday after a long bout with pancreatic cancer. She was 60. We a...

British Teenager Cryogenically Frozen After Dying From Cancer

Reuters | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 11.18.2016 | Healthy Living

LONDON (Reuters) - A 14-year old girl who died of cancer has been cryogenically frozen in the hope she could be brought back to life in the future aft...

Little Girl Poses In Late Mother's Wedding Dress In Beautiful Photo Shoot

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 11.18.2016 | Parents

After losing her mother to cancer, 4-year-old Nora Davis celebrated her life with a beautiful photo shoot. Photographer Heidi Spillane took pictures ...

Roger Daltrey Rocks The Samuel Waxman Dinner In NYC

Tom Murro | Posted 11.17.2016 | New York
Tom Murro

The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation hosted its 19th Annual Collaborating for a Cure Benefit Dinner & Auction, posthumously honoring footwear ...

A Unified Voice Against A Destructive Disease

Julie Fleshman | Posted 11.17.2016 | Impact
Julie Fleshman

Though the statistics are grim, because of the tremendous work of World Pancreatic Cancer Coalition members, public outreach and visibility for the disease continue to grow.

There's A Dire Need For More Endometrial Cancer Research

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 11.17.2016 | Healthy Living

Venerated journalist and anchor Gwen Ifill died Monday at the age of 61. The cause of death was endometrial cancer, with which she was diagnosed less ...

AMANZA - Ep.74

Spottoon | Posted 11.16.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

What Do We Do About This One?

Carly Israel | Posted 11.15.2016 | Parents
Carly Israel

I don't have a solution. But I do believe it is my responsibility as a parent to talk to my boys about this little girl, tonight.

Cancer Detection in a Breath

Medical Discovery News | Posted 11.15.2016 | Science
Medical Discovery News

By Drs. David Niesel and Norbert Herzog Any cancer patient will tell you that the fear of a cancer's recurrence is with them all the time. For many,...

Toxic Turf

Karl Grossman | Posted 11.14.2016 | Green
Karl Grossman

For years debates have raged across the nation about the use of artificial or synthetic turf, also called plastic turf--and by critics, "toxic turf." ...

Do Not Take Your Loved Ones for Granted - by Mike O'Connor

Kindness Blog | Posted 11.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kindness Blog

I'm currently sat on a cancer ward at the hospital, waiting for my mum to be discharged after she had surgery to remove a tumor, just a few days ago. ...

Teen Told Cancer Survivor Shirt Violates School Dress Code

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 11.11.2016 | Parents

A teen in Florida who beat cancer and wore a shirt with the word “survivor” on it has been told his attire didn’t adhere to dress code at his hi...

Joining Forces-the Greater Good

Bill Couzens | Posted 11.11.2016 | Politics
Bill Couzens

In the few days since the election, I have spent much of my time wondering how to move forward. What would I write to Secretary Clinton? How would I...

AMANZA - Ep.73

Spottoon | Posted 11.10.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

Testament: "Aliens Could Be Real"

FaceCulture | Posted 11.08.2016 | Entertainment
FaceCulture

On the last few records American thrash metal band Testament tried to write about real things, like losing your parents or getting ill. They were tryi...

What Shopping Has Taught Me About How We Treat Cancer

Kathy Giusti | Posted 11.08.2016 | Impact
Kathy Giusti

I have no doubt that taking a cue from these innovators, even those with seemingly little overlap with the healthcare industry, will prove critical in efforts to make patient treatment more effective. Only then can I be certain to not only find the perfect dress, but seek the perfect treatment.

Cancer In America Is A Political Event

Alan Farago | Posted 11.06.2016 | Politics
Alan Farago

I can’t tell you where Jessica Whelan lives or anything else about her daughter who is suffering from cancer beyond a viral photo. If you are not mo...

7-Year-Old Battling Cancer Asks For The World One Simple Thing

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 11.07.2016 | Parents

Ava Bright Lee was diagnosed with biphenotypic leukemia in February 2014 at the age of 5. After receiving chemotherapy, radiation and a bone marrow tr...