iOS app Android app

Non Hodgkins Lymphoma

My Choice to Live: Part III

Jay Michael | Posted 06.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Jay Michael

Jay Michael continues his story about living with a stage 4 cancer diagnosis. Read his previous posts in "My Choice to Live: Part I" and "My Choice ...

Larry Hogan's Stage 3 Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Diagnosis, Explained

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) announced on Monday that he has been diagnosed with late stage 3 non-Hodgkin lymphoma, an aggressive form of lymph node ...

My Choice To Live: Part II

Jay Michael | Posted 06.03.2015 | Healthy Living
Jay Michael

Last week, Jay Michael revealed his stage 4 cancer diagnosis in "My Choice to Live: Part I" on the Splash blog. Here, he continues his story... For...

My Choice To Live: Part I

Jay Michael | Posted 05.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Jay Michael

This is the beginning of my story. My story to take a stage 4 cancer diagnosis and unravel it into my license to live. In fact, to live an even better and richer life than I ever could have imagined possible before cancer.

Bradley Cooper Speaks Out For Man Whose Life Depends On Finding Bone Marrow Donor Within 1 Year

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 05.11.2015 | Impact

Anthony Daniels may be battling Hodgkin’s lymphoma for the fourth time, but don't think he's letting it get the best of him. "I'm not going to le...

Our Pathetic War Against Cancer - Part II

Dr. Sten Odenwald | Posted 11.23.2014 | Politics
Dr. Sten Odenwald

It is one thing to have cancer, but it is quite another thing to realize you will eventually join a million other cancer fatalities knowing that your society could have done more...but willfully chose not to.

How My Sister's And Father's Cancer Diagnoses Changed My Life

Mónica Gana Arteaga | Posted 11.22.2014 | Impact
Mónica Gana Arteaga

Some might say that my family has been unlucky, but I would say it's quite the opposite. Both my sister and my father have been diagnosed with cancer, and both experiences have changed my and my family's life forever.

Rare Cancer Inspires Rare Partnership

C. Ugent | Posted 10.26.2014 | Impact
C. Ugent

The nonprofit Double Hit Lymphoma Foundation was born, and Jill and Dr. Petrich established their mission: Increase awareness of double hit lymphoma; provide information, tools and connections that make a cancer journey more manageable, with fewer surprises and unknowns; and raise funds for double hit lymphoma research.

When 'Unremarkable' Is a Good Thing

Myra Demeter | Posted 09.17.2013 | Fifty
Myra Demeter

I am usually perfectly capable of holding a conversation via my Bluetooth connection while driving my car. Almost three years ago, I received a phone call from a close relative that caused me to pull over to the side of the road to give the call my absolute attention.

Our Super Powers

Alex Kip | Posted 04.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Alex Kip

I was 22 years old on the brink of graduating from one of the top musical theater programs in the nation, when I was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma. I thought I was Superman, and my super power was my singing voice. Until, that is, the kryptonite lodged itself into my body.

How She Overcame Cancer To Dance With The Rockettes! (WATCH)

The Huffington Post | Hannah Orenstein | Posted 12.03.2012 | Teen

When 19-year-old Hillary Husband dances, she flashes a bright smile and exudes energy. Unless you knew about her five-year struggle with cancer, you w...

Former Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter Dies

Posted 12.14.2012 | Politics

Former Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter died on Sunday from complications of non-Hodgkins Lymphoma, according to the AP. He was 82. A longtime...

WATCH: Orangutan Undergoes Chemo Like Humans With 'Fear And Enthusiasm'

AP | SUZETTE LABOY | Posted 11.17.2012 | Miami

MIAMI — Peanut is an 8-year-old orangutan and a star attraction at Miami's Jungle Island. These days she's also got a team of cancer doctors hud...

Arlen Specter Diagnosed With Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: What Is It?

Posted 10.15.2012 | Healthy Living

Arlen Specter, the former U.S. senator, has been diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, according to news reports. Specter, 82, has already battle...

Everyone Needs a Dottie in Their Corner

Patt Cottingham | Posted 03.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Patt Cottingham

When your life goes on hold because of a child going through cancer, you are blessed when an irreverent angel like Dottie miraculously appears.

Parenting With Cancer: Uncharted Territory

Hillary St. Pierre | Posted 08.05.2011 | Healthy Living
Hillary St. Pierre

What happens when raising a child is combined with completely unchartered territory, like fighting a life-threatening disease that once killed in months but now can be survived years?

Living With Cancer

Paul Stoller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paul Stoller

When people sometimes suggest that I've "beat" cancer, or that I've put it put it behind me, I never agree. Once you've had cancer, I say to them, its presence never strays far from your awareness.

Dear Senator Gillibrand, Thank You

Jonathan A. Schein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jonathan A. Schein

I don't expect a response from Senator Gillibrand every time I write to her office.

How Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Lost My Vote

Jonathan A. Schein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jonathan A. Schein

I'm not sure that I can pull the lever for a senator who hires staffers that don't even know how to write a proper sentence.