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  1. health
    Saved by the Bell’s Dustin Diamond Has Stage 4 CancerHis co-stars, Mario Lopez and Tiffani Thiessen, are publicly supporting him.
  2. the wanted
    Tom Parker of the Wanted Reveals His Inoperable Brian Tumor DiagnosisThe 32-year-old singer and former member of the Wanted opened up about the terminal stage-four glioblastoma.
  3. :(
    Alex Trebek Says If Current Cancer Treatment Fails, He’ll Stop Treatment“I said, ‘I feel like I want to die.’ It was that bad.”
  4. health
    Alex Trebek Says He’s Struggling With Depression After Cancer Diagnosis“I’m not always the most pleasant person to be around.”
  5. health
    Alex Trebek Plans to Undergo Another Round of Chemotherapy After Cancer Relapse“I lost about 12 pounds in a week.”
  6. phew
    Ruth Bader Ginsburg Declared Cancer-Free After Tumor TreatmentThe 86-year-old Justice quietly underwent treatment for a malignant growth on her pancreas.
  7. road to recovery
    Alex Trebek Says His Cancer Is in ‘Near Remission’“It’s kind of mind-boggling.”
  8. jeopardy
    Alex Trebek Reveals He Has Been Diagnosed With Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer“Normally the prognosis for this is not very encouraging, but I’m gonna fight this.”
  9. ruth bader ginsburg
    A Cancer Doctor Explains RBG’s SurgeryRuth Bader Ginsburg reportedly had two cancerous nodules removed after an earlier hospitalization for broken ribs.
  10. work
    How I Get It Done: Robin RobertsThe Good Morning America host on practicing optimism, being a better boss, and what she would tell her younger self.
  11. prepare to sob
    Ryan Murphy Discusses Son’s Cancer Battle, Makes $10 Million Donation in ThanksDon’t worry! Ford Murphy is doing great.
  12. women’s health
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus Couldn’t ‘Imagine’ Facing Cancer Without Good Health Care“Health care should be for all. I believed that before; now I really believe it.”
  13. first person
    Our Sister BeckyWhat if the doctors had listened to her?
  14. 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.
  15. science of us
    The Reason You’re Hearing More About Pancreatic CancerOn Aretha Franklin’s death, and new data on her condition.
  16. touring
    Elvis Costello Cancels Tour Due to ‘Very Aggressive’ CancerHis long, animated gigs didn’t help.
  17. ask polly
    Ask Polly: ‘My Mother Has Stage 3 Ovarian Cancer and I’m Falling Apart’Ultimately, only you can decide how you want to navigate this sickness with her.
  18. science of us
    My Life After Getting Breast Cancer in My 20s“Having cancer as a young person is alienating.”
  19. science of us
    Did Drinking Give Me Breast Cancer? I Don’t Know.And neither do you.
  20. backstories
    How Jane the Virgin’s Cancer Story Came TogetherAnd the endgame of the show.
  21. how i got this baby
    The Mom Who Thought She Was Finally PregnantInstead, her symptoms meant something very different.
  22. it’s complicated
    Relearning How to Date After My Double MastectomyThe threat of cancer made me reconsider what I wanted in a partner, but it also left me scared of having to open up to one.
  23. it’s complicated
    Breaking Up With the Boyfriend Who Got Me Through CancerBesides my immediate family, he’s the only person who’s seen the worst of me and loved me anyway.
  24. tv
    Joe Biden Consoles a Tearful Meghan McCain Over John’s Cancer BattleGrab a tissue.
  25. the view
    Joe Biden Consoles a Tearful Meghan McCain on The View Over John’s Cancer BattleGrab a tissue.
  26. inspiration
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus Gives an Update on Her Cancer Treatment“Chemo #2: finito. We are NOT fucking around here.”
  27. motherhood
    Should I Have a Mastectomy for My Children’s Sake?As a mother with a genetic risk for breast cancer, I’m not sure what to do.
  28. science of us
    The Things You Learn About Your Friends When You Need a New LiverI was surprised by who volunteered to be a donor — and who didn’t.
  29. lawsuits
    Johnson & Johnson to Pay $417 Million in Lawsuit Linking Baby Powder to CancerThis is the latest in a series of lawsuits concerning the safety of the company’s talc-based products.
  30. check up
    The Rolling Stones’ Ronnie Wood on Cancer Battle: ‘It Could Have Been Curtains’“There was a week when everything hung in the balance and it could have been curtains, time to say goodbye.”
  31. Here’s What Not to Say to Someone With CancerMy disease didn’t care how brave I was.
  32. cancer
    Kathy Bates’s Doctor Thought Revealing Her Cancer Diagnosis Might Cost Her Work“Even my gynecologist, whose husband worked in the business, warned that I shouldn’t come out with it because of the stigma in Hollywood.”
  33. Finally, My Case of ‘Chemo Brain’ Is VindicatedA new study illustrates what I already knew: Chemotherapy can mess with your memory, and the stress of cancer treatment just makes it worse.
  34. close reads
    Why Playing House’s Cancer Story Is So Unusually Well DoneIt’s the rare cancer story that’s more interested in how to deal with cancer as a crisis of friendship and the self than it is in the cancer itself.
  35. how i got this baby
    The Mom Who Wanted to Add ‘One More Kid to the Pile’This week’s How I Got This Baby.
  36. get well soon
    Olivia Newton-John Postpones Tour After Breast Cancer DiagnosisShe had been in remission for over 20 years.
  37. vulture festival
    Jessica St. Clair Asked Lennon Parham to Choose Her New Boobs Post-Masectomy“She felt each [implant] like a sommelier would. Then she goes, ‘It’s number two.’”
  38. Jessica St. Clair Opens Up About Her Breast Cancer Diagnosis and ‘Playing […]Playing House star Jessica St. Clair has been through a lot over the past year, and as she revealed in a new essay for Stand Up To Cancer this […]
  39. More Than 1 in 5 U.S. Adults Were Infected With HPV Between 2013 and 2014The figure increases to 42 percent for all forms of genital HPV, according to a CDC report.
  40. twitter love
    Beyoncé FaceTimed With a Cancer Patient From HoustonShe called a high-school student who has a stage-four diagnosis of cancer.
  41. 9 People Died From Rare Cancer Linked to Breast Implants, According to the FDAThe FDA says those with breast implants have a “low but increased” risk of developing the cancer.
  42. genetic testing
    Here’s a Good Story About Cancer and ProbabilityWhat do you do with the knowledge that you have a one-in-five chance of getting cancer? How do you integrate that number into your life?
  43. Ask a Boss: My Awful Co-worker Has CancerYou can be sympathetic and still speak up.
  44. health concerns
    Nutella Argues Its Spread Is Way Too Perfect to Cause CancerIt’s pushing back against the EU’s claim that palm oil is “potentially carcinogenic.”
  45. news you can booze
    Your Prosecco Habit Might Be Giving Italians AsthmaVineyards’ neighbors claim heavy pesticide use is taking a “dire toll” on heath.
  46. bad news
    Grim New Study Links a ‘Common’ Food Additive to CancerEmulsifiers used to extend shelf life can “promote colorectal cancer” in mice.
  47. New Report Finds Women’s Cancer Deaths Will Increase by 60 Percent in 2030The American Cancer Society’s report looks at the global burden of cancer.
  48. cancer
    Val Kilmer Denies Dire Reports of Cancer“I still have a swollen tongue and am rehabbing steadily.”
  49. cancer
    Michael Douglas: Val Kilmer Is Fighting Cancer“That’s why you haven’t heard too much from Val lately.”
  50. lawsuits
    Can Baby Powder Cause Cancer? A Woman Just Won a $70M Lawsuit Saying YesThe plaintiff argued that she developed ovarian cancer after using the company’s baby powder for 45 years.
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