All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘brain cancer’

Brittany Maynard to Stay Longer, Won’t Die Nov. 1st

Brittany Maynard has released a new video, following her recent bucket list trip to the Grand Canyon. In it she says she is feeling like she can withstand a bit more living, and thus won’t end her life as planned on November 1st. In the video, released on Wednesday evening, the 29-year-old, who is afflicted with an incurable type of …

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Brittany Maynard Visits Grand Canyon, Seminarian and Christian Speaker Pray She’ll Reconsider

Brittany Maynard crossed yet another milestone off her bucket list this week when she paid a visit–along with her husband, mother, and stepfather–to the Grand Canyon. The trip was a difficult one and she reportedly had one of her worst seizures ever following the trip. “Thanks to the kindness of Americans around the country who came forward to make my …

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Brittany Maynard Talks About Her Death Decision

Brittany Maynard has less than one month to live, but her terminal brain cancer won’t be taking her life. Maynard has decided to end her own life rather than endure a long, painful death at the hands of cancer. Maynard announced to the media earlier this month that she intends to take her own life on November 1. She and …

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O.J. Simpson Says Cancer Terminal, Seeks Clemency

“Mr. President, I know my life is coming to an end. Please, don’t let me die in prison.” O.J. Simpson, the imprisoned 66-year old former American football player, is seeking clemency with President Obama because he says he has terminal brain cancer. Simpson is currently serving a 33-year sentence in a Nevada prison for assault, robbery, and kidnapping. Simpson has …

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Message in a Bottle Travels 6,200 Miles

Three years ago, with an uncertain future, Brittanie Penrose tossed a message sealed in a bottle into the Pacific Ocean. Little did she know that the bottle would make its way 6,200 miles across the Pacific Ocean. At the time the letter was written, Brittanie was battling brain cancer at the age of 24. She said that she had been …

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