Thank goodness for TV anchors and their on-air health screenings! Sure, we laughed at Matt Lauer and Al Roker when they got embarrassing prostate exams on live television, but let's face it, they can save a life!!!
For example, Good Morning America correspondent Amy Robach participated in an on-air mammogram screening last month, and we are SO GLAD she did, because she's been diagnosed with cancer.
She talked about how she was hesitant to get the exam, but she said:
Prince William might not be a scrub, but that didn't stop him from rocking the uniform like McSteamy!
The Duke of Cambridge paid a visit to the Royal Marsden hospital in west London, but he wasn't just there to shake hands and pose for pictures. He was there to actually observe a LIVE surgery!!
William, who is also President of the Royal Marsden National Health Service Foundation Trust, scrubbed up and headed to the Wolfson Surgical Suite where he stood in on not one, but TWO procedures!
He first watched a
This is heartbreaking and inspiring all at the same time!
A mother from Califon, New Jersey named Gretchen Holt-Witt was the mother of an amazing young boy named Liam who lost a battle with neuroblastoma, a form of nerve cancer.
But right before the mother and her family lost their loving son - they all did a baking sale to raise money for pediatric cancer research.
They ended up baking 96 THOUSAND cookies, and raised over
This is NOT nice!
Kelsey Grammer seems to be enjoying the new family in his life, but has totally ditched his old one in the process!
Despite the fact that they're going through an extremely rough patch!
The former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Camille Grammer has had a hellish past couple of weeks where she was brutally physically assaulted by her former boyfriend two days after being treated for cancer at the hospital.
You'd think the former Cheers star would at least call to check up on his ex wife and his and her kids Mason and Jude.
But that is NOT the case according to Camille!
Here's what she recently tweeted:
This is so touching.
Katy Perry made and shared a heartwarming thank you message to a very brave teenager who is battling brain cancer.
The singer showered Olivia Wise with love after the inspirational teenager's cover video of Roar went viral.
Olivia's cousin Jeff Kassel says Katy's message has really excited the teenager. He said:
"The excitement that it’s been, the positivity…has been such an important boost, I’d say, during these really tough times. It means the world. It’s such an incredible thing and it really adds to Olivia’s legacy that she’s been able to inspire other people."
We're glad Katy's video was able to give this incredible young lady some joy in her life!
If you haven't seen Olivia's AMAZING cover then check out the video… AFTER THE JUMP!!!
We know there's no crying in baseball, but we'll have to make an exception here!
23-year-old Lindsay Ripley out of Lee's Summit, Missouri was diagnosed with cancer four years ago, and with tumors on her brain stem, her stomach, and her spine, she's not expected to live much longer.
So some of her friends decided to make a website for her that shows her "bucket list" in hopes of making some of her wishes come true.
Well Lindsay's dream of seeing a World Series game became a reality when a company from Omaha, Nebraska noticed the site and sent her tickets to cheer on the St. Louis Cardinals!
As if that gesture wasn't generous enough already, it was also arranged for Lindsay to meet the Cards' All-Star catcher Yadier Molina before the game!
Ch-ch-check out the touching sequence (above)!
It's been a pretty rough weekend for rock n' roll with the sad news of the passing of punk icon Lou Reed Sunday morning.
But the industry took another big hit when Fleetwood Mac revealed that one of their founding members and bass player John McVie was diagnosed with cancer.
The legendary band broke the news on their Facebook page and said they would be canceling their upcoming 14 tour dates in Australia in New Zealand while he undergoes treatment.