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Non Hodgkins Lymphoma

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.