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Meshach Taylor of ‘Designing Women’ Dead at 67

Meshach Taylor, best know for his role on Designing Women, has died at the age of 67. The actor was in hospice care at his home, having suffered from cancer, and he died on Friday in the presence his wife, …

Joan Lunden Is Fighting Breast Cancer, Says She’s In ‘Warrior Mode’

On Tuesday, former Good Morning America host Joan Lunden revealed that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Lunden wrote a letter to her fans, which she posted on her website. She appeared on Good Morning America on Tuesday to …

Catherine Zeta-Jones: Michael Douglas Says He Took Her for Granted

Catherine Zeta-Jones and husband Michael Douglas are back together again following a split that took place last August. The Wall Street actor admits he took his wife for granted in the years prior to their split. He says he learned …

Lung Cancer Treatment Resistance Reversed in New Study

Lung cancer patients got some good news this week as a new study has shown how doctors might reverse genetic resistance to a common lung cancer drug. According to the study’s authors, around 40% of lung cancer patients are resistant …

The Fault In Our Stars Redefines Teen Movie Tear-Jerkers

The weekend isn’t over for The Fault in Our Stars, but so far it’s had great reviews and a great box office. It’s also brought the majority of its audience to tears. But according to Amy Kaufman of the Los …

Jim Kelly Finishes His Radiation Treatments

Last month, Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly made his way back to his home in Buffalo, New York to finish his cancer radiation treatments. Thousands of fans gathered at the airport to welcome him home, and carried signs and …

Brayden Denton: 5-Year-Old Gets Superhero Funeral

Five-year-old Brayden Denton was an extreme superhero fan. Brayden’s superhero fascination started with Spider Man and then quickly took on every superhero out there. “He was a huge Spiderman fan,” Brayden’s mother Staci Denton said. “He had to quit just …

Donald Sterling’s Cancer Revelation Is Suspiciously Timed

Did Donald Sterling release his medical condition to the press in a bid for sympathy? With the negative publicity surrounding him, the announcement on Thursday that Sterling is battling prostate cancer is seen by more cynical observers as almost conveniently …

Valerie Harper Sued For Having Cancer

Playwright Matthew Lombardo, along with several other Broadway producers, are suing Valerie Harper for not informing them that her cancer had returned. According to documents obtained by TMZ, the lawsuit states that 74-year-old Harper failed to notify them, in 2012, …

Valerie Harper Sued for Concealing Cancer, Forgetting Lines in Broadway Show “Looped”

Valerie Harper has been sued for concealing her cancer diagnosis to an employer. The lawsuit could cost her 2 million dollars, but it hasn’t stopped the 74 year old actress from losing hope or working. Harper has gone through a …

Robin Roberts Releases Tell-All Memoir

Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts has publicly documented her battle with cancer since she was diagnosed in 2012. At the time, doctors told Roberts that she had a rare blood disorder called myelodysplastic syndrome or MDS. Later that year, …

Jen Arnold Cancer Update – Headed Back To Work

Jen Arnold, of TLC’s The Little Couple, is finally back to feeling like herself. Arnold, who was diagnosed with cancer last year, recently underwent her last chemotherapy treatment, and is currently in remission. On April 14, she took to Twitter …

San Francisco Batkid Throws First Pitch at Giants Game

Miles Scott, better known as the famous Batkid, made a grand appearance Tuesday at the Giants stadium in California. The 5-year-old boy, whose leukemia is on remission, became San Francisco’s superhero in 2013 through the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The Greater Bay …

Lacey Holsworth, Friend of MSU’s Payne, Has Died

When Michigan State won the Big Ten Championship this year in Indianapolis, center Adriean Payne took a special guest up the ladder with him to cut down the nets – 8-year-old Lacey Holsworth. While that 10-foot trip up the ladder …

Patrick Dempsey’s Mother Dies After Long Battle With Cancer

After battling multiple recurrences of ovarian cancer since 1997, Amanda Dempsey, the mother of Grey’s Anatomy actor Patrick Dempsey, has passed away. She died on Monday at the age of 79 surrounded by family. Dempsey and his sisters Mary and …

Curt Schilling Cuts Mansion Asking Price by $500K

Financially strapped former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has dropped the price of his Medfield, Massachusetts home by $500,000. Originally on the market for $3 million, real estate agent Robin Wish said Monday that the 26-acre property is now available …

Sunscreen Ingredients: Long Needed Updates Ignored

Skin cancer is a serious threat, and with the current sunscreens available in the U.S., its protection is lacking as the nearly 15 year old products have not been revised to meet new UVA and UVB needs. The American Cancer …

Mike Schmidt, Baseball Hall of Famer, Reveals Recent Battle With Advanced Skin Cancer

Renowned Philadelphia Phillies slugger Mike Schmidt recently announced on Sunday that he had been diagnosed with stage III Melanoma last summer. Schmidt claimed that the cancer is gone, but the Melanoma required him to undergo continuous chemotherapy and radiation treatments. …

High-Protein Diet May Raise Cancer Risk

High-protein diets like the Paleo Diet and the Atkins Diet have long been associated with bodies packed with muscle and low in fat. They also have been suggested by many as a way to lose weight quickly. But a new …

Lacey Holsworth’s Special Night At MSU Game

The MSU-Iowa basketball game that was held on Thursday night was a special event for 8-year-old Lacey Holsworth. Holsworth suffers from a rather aggressive form of childhood cancer known as neuroblastoma. To combat the illness, her young body is daily …

Celine Dion: Husband Recovering From Surgery

Céline Dion’s husband René Angélil is recovering from surgery. On December 23, 2013, Angélil had surgery to remove a tumor from his throat. The surgery was a success and he has been recovering ever since. Representatives for Dion spoke to …