Cancer News Archive
Dave Benton is a TV news anchor in Illinois and he's been fighting brain cancer.
Sadly, his doctors told him his brain tumor had grown too large for radiation or surgery: He only has months left to live.
So during a newscast, he broke the news to the viewers he had been with for years, saying he's staying strong and even trying a new treatment.
The treatment isn't about
Flippin' SWEET! Jon Heder Brings Back Napoleon Dynamite To Send A Very Special Message To A 12-Year-Old Fan Battling Leukemia!
This is so freakin' sweet on so many levels!!
Despite her ongoing battle with leukemia, 12-year-old Mary Elizabeth Paris has managed to stay surprisingly positive as she awaits a bone marrow transplant at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, and one of her favorite things in the world is the 2004 cult classic Napoleon Dynamite!
Well even though it's been 10 years since we all voted for Pedro, actor Jon Heder (AKA Napoleon himself!) decided to reprise his iconic role to send her a very special message!
We're so jealous!
Parks and Recreation superfan Josh Ritter had a wish to meet the cast of his favorite show, and the Make-a-Wish Foundation made it happen!
Josh got to attend a season 7 taping of the NBC sitcom back in August, and got a bunch of pictures with the cast — including Amy Poehler!!
In addition to Leslie Knope herself, Josh also got to meet
Football Player Cut From Bengals Gets Re-Signed To Their Practice Squad So He Can Pay For His Daughter's Cancer Treatment!
When it comes to professional sports, they're just like any other job.
So many decisions made are often, cold, calculating business decisions. It's a numbers game and teams have to win and make money.
So when Devon Still couldn't give 100% on the field, the Cincinnati Bengals cut him from their team.
What's amazing though is they re-signed him to the practice squad just so he could continue to receive a solid paycheck.
Friends for life.
When 22-year-old Joe Gallo heard the news that his frat brother, Bret Grund, had cancer - stage IV glioma - he felt an urge to do something to help him out.
So he set up a huge undertaking where he'd eat 100 burritos for 100 days to help raise 10,000 dollars for his frat-bro, and not only did he nail it, he ended up filming the final day of his burrito eating adventure.
And it was a beautiful thing to watch!
Melissa McCarthy Dons A Red Track Suit And Carries A Mock Torch As She Films A Stand Up To Cancer Commercial With Her Hubby And Steve Carell!
On Wednesday, Melissa and Steve were spotted filming a commercial for the amazing charity, Stand Up To Cancer.
Both Melissa and Steve looked hilarious in their Olympic wardrobe of bedazzled red track suits and golden sneaks. At one point in the shoot, the comedians topped off their sporty looks with
We believe she can overcome this setback.
But the news is still quite troubling.
Diem Brown has made a lot of fans all around the world because of the strength and resolve she's displayed in beating ovarian cancer not once, but twice.
However she'll have to dig deep to make a stand again as the 32-year-old reality star was recently diagnosed with colon cancer.