So sad and scary.
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Have you heard about Devon Still and his incredible daughter Leah??
Leah has been battling Stage 4 neuroblastoma, a cancer that usually affects young children.
Their saga started when the Cincinnati Bengals cut Devon Still from their team. He just couldn't give 110% with his daughter being so sick.
So the team did something incredible, they gave a sh*t and signed him to the practice squad so he could still collect a paycheck and afford his daughter's treatments!
Devon finally got the chance to hit the field and play a real game… in front of his daughter!!
This warms our hearts!
Last week, we told you about college basketballer Lauren Hill, who has a terminal form of brain cancer and isn't expected to live past December, so the NCAA moved Mount St. Joseph's opening game up to last weekend.
And Lauren got to play! She had to teach herself to
Hugh Jackman has taken down his fair share of villains and evil doers on the big screen over the years, but it seems like his real-life nemesis these days is the sun!
The Wolverine actor has had yet another skin cancer scare as sources close to him confirmed he recently received treatment for basal cell carcinoma.
Luckily, Hugh is reportedly
What sad news.
On Sunday, 66-year-old Marcia Strassman of Honey I Shrunk the Kids fame, tragically passed away from the breast cancer.
Marcia, a long time actress in Hollywood, played the wife of a wacky scientist played by Rick Moranis (aka Wayne Szalinski) in Honey I Shrunk the Kids, Honey I Blew Up the Kids, and Honey I Shrunk the Audience.
At just 19 years old, Lauren Hill knows all too well that time is precious, and she's making the most of every single second she has left.
It was about a year when the Mount St. Joseph University freshman was feeling a bit off after basketball practice and decided to go see the doctor. That's when they discovered a cancerous tumor in her brain and estimated she only had about 12 months left to live.
However, Lauren has not only managed to stay optimistic throughout the experience, she's also viewing it as an opportunity to teach others to make the most out of every moment we have, because tomorrow is never guaranteed:
Though Brittany Maynard's life may draw to a close on November first, it's clear her legacy will live on in the work she has done for the Death with Dignity movement.
On Wednesday, 29-year-old Brittany published what sounds like will be her last post on the Brittany Maynard Fund website. Though she doesn't explicitly express that this will be her last writing before November 1st, the emotional tone of the piece suggests this may be the final time we hear from this courageous woman.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and this mother-daughter duo decided to add some pink to their style for a real good cause!
Here's what Kate wrote on her Instagram