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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 …

Curt Schilling Faces Radiation, Surgery

Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s woes continue. The ESPN analyst is undergoing radiation and will need more surgery as he battles an unknown type of cancer. “Week 2 begins with radiation and unfortunately more surgery,” Schilling posted on …

Curt Schilling: Battle Against Cancer Continues

Since announcing his condition last month, Curt Schilling has undergone a series of treatments for cancer. The type of cancer the Former Red Sox pitcher and current ESPN baseball analyst is facing is unknown. Schilling did clue his Facebook followers …

Jake “The Snake” Roberts Diagnosed With Cancer

Aurelian Smith Jr., you may know him better by his professional wrestling name, Jake “The Snake” Roberts is in for a different kind of fight. A fight for his life. The semi-retired WWE super star was diagnosed with cancer on …

Sara Ylen Fakes Cervical Cancer, Sentenced to One Year for Fraud

On Wednesday, a 38-year-old Michigan woman was sentenced to one year in prison for money fraud against a healthcare insurance company and generous local supporters. Sara Ylen of Lexington, Mich., accepted thousands of dollars in donations for years by publicizing …

Tom Brokaw: Newsman Reveals He Has Bone Cancer
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Tom Brokaw released a statement via NBC News regarding his diagnosis. Brokaw, 74, was at the Mayo Clinic when he received the diagnosis for multiple myeloma last August. In his statement, the NBC news veteran of nearly 50 years reassures …

Aspirin Could Cut Ovarian Cancer Risks

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) today revealed the results of a new study showing that daily aspirin use could significantly reduce the risk of ovarian cancer in women. The study, published today in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, …

New Pill Camera Could Help Those with Colonoscopy Troubles

Although your dad would argue that there are a lot of terrible things about getting older, it’s hard to deny that the dreaded colonoscopy is one of the most-referenced drawbacks of aging. The American Cancer society recommends that both men …

Jen Arnold: Cancer is in Remission

Jen Arnold of TLC’s The Little Couple has been battling a rare form of cancer. After enduring months of weekly chemotherapy treatments she is thrilled to announce that her cancer is in remission. “I had my official last chemo treatment,” …

Quit Smoking: Cold Turkey Better Than E-Cig?
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Quitting smoking is hard, always has been and always will be. No matter how much additional tax is levied on each pack or how many videos go up on youtube to discourage smoking, there will be people who struggle to …

Consumer Reports Warns of Carcinogens in Soda

While cities such as New York continue to debate the dangers of excessive sugar in soft drinks, another potentially hazardous aspect of soda is now coming under fire. Consumer Reports today warned of the dagners of 4-methylimidozole (4-Mel), a chemical …

Jessica Sanchez is Declared Cancer-Free and Returns Back to WKMG
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Traffic reporter Jessica Sanchez at WKMG-Channel 6 will be returning back to work following a one-year struggle with cancer. If you’re unfamiliar with Sanchez, you may remember the very outspoken journalist for her controversial response to a drunk interviewee during …

Amish Family Chemo Battle Continues
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An Amish family has fled their home, and has gone into hiding, after a court ruling ordered that their daughter continue chemotherapy treatments. Sarah Hershberger, an 11-year-old Amish girl, was diagnosed with Leukemia in April 2013, and was undergoing rounds …

Amy Robach Gets New Haircut To Help Beat Cancer
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In a cancer battle, it is sometimes more about a person’s state of mind than their actual health. Amy Robach is aware of this and in order to empower herself and help take the power away from cancer, she has …

O.J. Simpson Seeks Early Release To Treat Cancer
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O.J. Simpson, who was recently denied his request for a new trial in November, is now asking President Obama to pardon him and grant him an early release, after discovering that he has brain cancer. “O.J. says his memory is …

Camille Grammer Completes Chemotherapy and Radiation Treatment
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The last few months have been quite trying for Camille Grammar, but the former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star has definitely found a silver lining in it all. According to E! News, the reality TV star is getting off to …

Camille Grammer Finishes Cancer Treatments
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The former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Camille Grammer, 45, has completed her treatment of chemotherapy and radiation for her endometrial cancer. On January 3, Grammer tweeted, “I rang the bell at MD Anderson Cancer Center which marks that …

Gisele Bundchen Surprises Young Cancer Victim
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Gisele Bundchen made a surprise visit to a 15-year-old girl battling bone cancer on Dec. 26 to trade beauty and makeup secrets with the aspiring make-up artist. Karina Xavier, a teen fashion blogger who posts style tips on her website …