As Michael Douglas faces Stage 4 Throat Cancer, it's a startling reminder of the disease's reality in the world of celebrities who seem so untouchable.
Because it hasn't moved below his neck, he says his prognosis is good. We certainly hope so and hope that he gains inspiration from other celebrities who have fought cancer and won.
Here are five famous cancer survivors:
Best wishes, Michael, may you kick cancer's ass too.
Which celebrities who have fought cancer have inspired you?
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