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Dad Captures The Effects Of Childhood Cancer With One Moving Photo

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 02.02.2017 | Parents

In one photo, Andrew Brown has captured the effects of childhood cancer as well as the strength of his daughter. On June 23, doctors at a hospital in ...

Cobie Smulders Pens An Emotional Essay About Ovarian Cancer At 25

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 12.21.2016 | Healthy Living

Cobie Smulders is encouraging young women everywhere to be proactive about their health by sharing her own story. The “How I Met Your Mother” actr...

Michael Bublé Reveals Son's Cancer Diagnosis In Devastating Post

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 11.06.2016 | Entertainment

Michael Bublé and his wife Luisana Lopilato have revealed that their oldest son, Noah, was recently diagnosed with cancer. The singer, who is from C...

The War Against Humans

Bill Couzens | Posted 11.03.2016 | Politics
Bill Couzens

I again am moved to speak from a personal place, a place from the heart. As a parent, I am concerned about the devastating narrative around this cu...

AMANZA - Ep.72

Spottoon | Posted 11.03.2016 | 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.

4 Foods that Contain Vitamin C which You May Have Never Thought

Liana Werner-Gray | Posted 11.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Liana Werner-Gray

Vitamin C is an effective way to energize our body immediately. Vitamin C has been known to boost our immune system, to energize our body and uplift m...

Global Health Keeps Chaos Away

Philippe Douste-Blazy | Posted 11.01.2016 | World
Philippe Douste-Blazy

Global threats are rising. Rising inequity, rising discontent against political leaders, extremism, terrorism. As we grow more globalized, more inter-connected, so do we grow more vulnerable to each other's difficulties.

Pancreatic Cancer: 16 Warning Signs You Should Know

Julie Fleshman | Posted 11.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Julie Fleshman

Today marks the start of Pancreatic Cancer Awareness month - a time to take action against the deadliest major cancer with a five-year survival rate of just 8 percent.

Partnering With Patients To Find Cures

Bonnie J. Addario | Posted 11.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Bonnie J. Addario

We count everything that has happened this year as progress, knowing that working together leads to scientific breakthroughs and programs that ease patient suffering. For me, these successes not only help me shake off the blues, but they also fuel my hope that victory is imminent against this dreadful and frightening disease.

7 Ways To Show Real Support To Friends And Family Battling Health Issues

HuffPost Partner Studio | Posted 11.02.2016 | Healthy Living

“Please let me know if you need anything … ” We’ve all said the same thing to friends or loved ones when they were ill and in need of support...

Scared of Dying

Galina Nemirovsky | Posted 10.29.2016 | Women
Galina Nemirovsky

My aunt who is dying of ovarian cancer chose to enter hospice today after her third trip to the emergency room in the last two weeks. The hospital sen...

What You Need To Know About The Lawsuit Linking Baby Powder To Cancer

The Huffington Post | Allison Fox | Posted 10.28.2016 | Healthy Living

As its name suggests, baby powder, a talcum powder blend that absorbs moisture and reduces chafing, used to be a common staple of diaper changing stat...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Know the Facts!

SreyRam Kuy, MD | Posted 10.26.2016 | Women
SreyRam Kuy, MD

Hearing the words from your doctor "You have breast cancer" is a major fear after getting a mammogram for millions of women. Each year in the United...

When Breath Become Air by Paul Kalanithi: A Review

Traci L. Slatton | Posted 10.26.2016 | Home
Traci L. Slatton

There came a moment when the slow accretion of small health issues became something intractable, something I couldn't ignore. My husband said, "Go to ...

AMANZA - Ep.71

Spottoon | Posted 10.26.2016 | 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.

Writing Through Cancer And Bipolar I Disorder

Robert Kuang | Posted 10.25.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Robert Kuang

Laura Yeager has been writing professionally for over 35 years. She began as a fiction writer, studying writing at Oberlin College, Iowa State Univers...

Early Detection Saved My Life. I'm A Breast Cancer Survivor.

Melanie Harris | Posted 10.25.2016 | Women
Melanie Harris

New York based Fashion Designer Melanie Harris' harrowing tale I am a 3rd generation designer, being the granddaughter of Couturier, Rose Taft. I m...

Meet Vitamin D

Deepti Pradhan | Posted 10.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Deepti Pradhan

The sweet spot for vitamin D is still debated, and there are many who are confused by the current brouhaha about this vitamin. It's almost impossib...

Processed Red Meats And Cancer One Year Later: Cutting The Risk By Half

Joel Kahn, M.D. | Posted 10.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Joel Kahn, M.D.

It is the one year anniversary of the announcement by the International Agency for Research on cancer(IARC), an agency of the World Health Organizatio...

How Do You Know If A Cancer Treatment Is Best For You

Barbara Jacoby | Posted 10.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Barbara Jacoby

Your best chances for a successful outcome will always be with a professional community that has been dealing with cancer for a long time but ultimately it is your life and your choices when choosing what you believe to be the best treatment for you.

Life is a Consolation Prize; Death is the Sure Thing

Galina Nemirovsky | Posted 10.23.2016 | Women
Galina Nemirovsky

"It's just her turn," I say. Trying to justify the unjustifiable. Trying to shove words where none fit. "Is that a consolation prize?" My father says...

How Should I Tell My Daughter She Needs Brain Surgery?

Quora | Posted 10.21.2016 | Parents
Quora

How do I tell my daughter she needs surgery? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by p...

Olivia Newton-John's Advice For Women Battling Cancer

The Doctors | Rochelle Nelson | Posted 11.28.2016 | Entertainment

Olivia Newton-John, 68, has remained cancer-free since her 1992 diagnosis of breast cancer, but she doesn’t attribute her health entirely to her par...

The Cure for Cancer Is Data —Mountains Of Data

Wired | Posted 10.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Wired

By Mark Warren for WIRED. A few years ago Eric Schadt met a woman who had cancer. It was an aggressive form of colon cancer that had come on quickly...

AMANZA - Ep.70

Spottoon | Posted 10.19.2016 | 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.