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  1. on with kara swisher
    Chemist Carolyn Bertozzi on Biology’s Dark MatterThe 2022 Nobel Prize winner tells Kara Swisher why cancer cells are a lot like M&Ms.
  2. john mccain
    John McCain Ceases Cancer Treatment, Prepares for the EndThe “progress of disease and the inexorable advance of age render their verdict,” the senator’s family said in a statement.
  3. plot twists
    Martin Shkreli’s Super-Expensive Drug Has a New, Cheap CompetitorTuring Pharmaceuticals just got disrupted.
  4. oh canada!
    Rob Ford Has CancerThe tumor that caused him to drop out of the mayor’s race is malignant.
  5. grand central station
    You Could Have Walked Through a Huge Colon in Grand Central TodayFor a good cause.
  6. blog-stained wretches
    Bill and Emma Keller Write Matching Cancer Columns, Face Internet WrathCancer patient Lisa Bonchek Adams and her supporters battle married writers.
  7. sad things
    Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy Has Lung Cancer“I am a fighter.”
  8. oracle of omaha
    Warren Buffett Has CancerHe says it’s “not remotely life-threatening.”
  9. feel-good stories
    Lamborghini Batman Is a Real-Life HeroCheers up children with terminal illnesses.
  10. international intrigue
    There’s Nothing Hugo Chavez Can’t Blame on the United States“It would not be strange if they had developed the technology to induce cancer and nobody knew about it until now.”
  11. health
    HPV Vaccine Not Just for Girls AnymoreA medical panel recommends young boys get the shot, too.
  12. booze
    Turns Out Drinking Even a Little Bit Can Maybe Give You CancerEven one pint of beer can raise your risk, says new research.
  13. the apple of our eye
    Steve Jobs Is Receiving Cancer Treatment at a Clinic in Stanford, According to the National EnquirerDoctors tell the ‘National Enquirer’ that his cancer appears terminal.
  14. smoking
    Only Smoked That One Cigarette? Your DNA May Never Forgive YouYour DNA? Damaged goods.
  15. sad things
    Elizabeth Edwards DiesThe social advocate and presidential candidate’s wife succumbed to cancer at 61.
  16. sad things
    Elizabeth Edwards Takes a Turn for the WorseDoctors say further treatment of her cancer would be “unproductive.”
  17. white men with deep mediterranean tans
    AIG CEO Robert Benmosche Will Make Cancer His BitchDespite a cancer diagnosis, AIG’s CEO soldiers on.
  18. hitch-22
    Christopher Hitchens Will Not Be Participating in ‘Everybody Pray for Hitchens Day’But that doesn’t mean you have to!
  19. great divorces
    ‘Fake’ Cancer Bride: I Do Too Have Leukemia!I just choose to treat it with “water, the right foods and exercise”!
  20. ink-stained wretches
    ‘In Whatever Kind of a ‘Race’ Life May Be, I Have Very Abruptly Become a Finalist’Christopher Hitchens reflects on his battle with cancer.
  21. ink-stained wretches
    Christopher Hitchens Undergoing Cancer TreatmentHe says: I’ve “been advised by my physician that I must undergo a course of chemotherapy on my esophagus. This advice seems persuasive to me.”
  22. divorce famous-people style
    Dennis Hopper Is Having the Worst Fifth Divorce EverThis is why combining divorce and cancer is not a good idea.
  23. ballsy crimes
    Bernie Madoff’s Prison Experience Keeps Getting WorseA new, special kind of torment is coming in the mail.
  24. Chris Dodd Has Prostate CancerThe Connecticut senator’s condition was caught early, and he will likely undergo surgery in the coming weeks.
  25. it just happened
    Senator Ted Kennedy Has Brain Tumor, Doctors SayHe is currently resting comfortably, reports his family, and a plan of treatment is still uncertain.