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{FD} Colorado brain cancer patient, 4, hits home run during college baseball game

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A 4-year-old fighting brain cancer hit a home run on Saturday, thanks to baseball players with the Air Force Academy and the University of New Mexico. Continue reading

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{FD} Mom battling rare cancer in race against time to create memories with toddler son

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A single mom is in a race against time to teach her toddler all the life lessons he might need, before she falls victim to an ultra-rare form of cancer. Continue reading

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{FD} Boy’s bond with sick, elderly neighbor goes viral

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A little boy’s concern for his sick, elderly neighbor is going viral after a the woman’s granddaughter shared a photo of their relationship on Facebook. Continue reading

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{FD} Dying mom gets final wish to see son graduate high school

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A Tennessee mother’s dying wish to see her son graduate high school was granted last week, with school officials traveling nearly 400 miles to the Memphis hospital she’s being treated in to conduct the special ceremony. Continue reading

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{FD} Cancer ate half his face: Eye cancer misdiagnosed as migraine left giant hole in man’s face

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Doctors told Danny Hunt, 58, he was suffering from migraines before it was discovered he had a severe form of cancer in his eye. Continue reading

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{FD} Eye cancer misdiagnosed as migraine left giant hole in man’s face

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Doctors told Danny Hunt, 58, he was suffering from migraines before it was discovered he had a severe form of cancer in his eye. Continue reading

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{FD} Girl battling bone cancer has leg reattached backward

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When Amelia Eldred, an active 7-year-old in England, needed her leg amputated to treat bone cancer, doctors performed an unusual surgery: They removed the middle part of her leg and then reattached the lower part of her leg — but backward. Continue reading

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{FD} Mom claims son’s ‘hidden’ unborn twin gave her cancer

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A mother-of-four is claiming that was left fighting for life when she developed cancer stemming from her baby son’s hidden unborn twin. Continue reading

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{FD} Mom has foot amputated after discovering cancerous tumor during pedicure

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A North Carolina mother’s decision to amputate her right foot in hopes of preventing a cancerous tumor from spreading did not come easy, but she said it was her love of life and her kids that ultimately helped her make it. Continue reading

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{FD} 3-year-old boy shaves head to support big sister’s cancer battle

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A pair of touching photos is making the rounds on social media after an Atlanta children’s hospital shared the moving story behind them. Continue reading

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{FD} Why the next generation of cancer researchers need support if they are to find a cure

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Early- and mid-career scientists face tougher odds than their more-experienced colleagues, which can be discouraging for young creative minds looking for a chance to fight cancer. Meet Paul Northcott, a 40-year-old investigator from St. Jude Children’s… Continue reading

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{FD} Curing cancer ‘not a realistic goal,’ doctors focus on managing instead of curing disease

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“It’s been a big shift in the last 10 years with thinking about cancer in that way: instead of a cure, treat it like a chronic disease.” Continue reading

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{FD} Colorado boy, 4, battling cancer named honorary police officer: ‘It has answered our prayers’

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The Colorado Springs Police Department has a new member: Joshua Salmoiraghi, a 4-year-old boy battling cancer. Continue reading

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{FD} Husband surprises terminally ill wife with proposal do-over

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A man who never liked the way he proposed to his wife in 1981 got the chance of a do-over with the help of his family on Sunday. Continue reading

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{FD} New mom given months to live after finding cancerous lump on face during labor

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A pregnant woman who found a pea-sized lump on her face two days before giving birth has just months to live, after being diagnosed with inoperable cancer. Continue reading

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{FD} Toddler who beat cancer twice heads home after 8-month hospital stay

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An Ohio family is celebrating the recent homecoming of their 17-month-old daughter who has already beaten cancer twice. Continue reading

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{FD} New surgical goggles spot cancer tissue where human eye won’t, study claims

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The goggles have an integrated camera that can pick up infrared signals beneath the surface of the tissue. Continue reading

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{FD} In a first, two robots remove ****** and colon in simultaneous surgery

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Surgeons sat on opposite sides of the da Vinci Xi robotic console as they performed the procedures. Continue reading

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{FD} Shannen Doherty reveals ‘elevated’ tumor marker level following doctor’s visit

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The “Beverly Hills, 90210” alumna wrote on social media she received test results that informed her that one of her tumor levels is elevated. Continue reading

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{FD} Shannen Doherty reveals ‘elevated’ tumors marker levels following doctor’s visit

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The “Beverly Hills, 90210” alumna wrote on social media she received test results that informed her that one of her tumor levels is elevated. Continue reading

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{FD} Family reveals son, 2, miraculously woke up from coma day after being taken off life support

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Little Dylan, 4, is now the poster child of for CLIC Sargent, a charity that helps families with children who have cancer. Continue reading

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{FD} Mother of 3 whose cancer was dismissed as ‘breastfeeding pain’ dies from disease

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Louise Gleadell was diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2016 but lost vital time when her initial fears were dismissed Continue reading

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{FD} Jim Kelly takes first steps since grueling 12-hour cancer surgery

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Hall of Fame NFL quarterback Jim Kelly took his first steps Sunday since undergoing nearly 12 hours of surgery for oral cancer. Continue reading

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{FD} Teen battling cancer crowned honorary prom queen by South Carolina high school

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A 14-year-old girl from Barnwell, South Carolina, who’s battling cancer was crowned honorary prom queen on Thursday. Continue reading

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{FD} Coffee needs cancer warning in California, judge rules

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A Los Angeles judge has ruled that coffee companies need to carry a cancer warning label in California. Continue reading

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{FD} Doctors remove 30-pound tumor from man’s beer belly

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A man who thought he had a big belly actually had a 30-pound cancerous tumor growing in his abdomen. Continue reading

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{FD} New organ called ‘interstitium’ may explain how cancer spreads, study says

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A group of scientists recently discovered an organ called the interstitium. It may help to explain how cancer spreads. Continue reading

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{FD} Huge scare for pregnant woman when scan revealed she had a tumor ‘as big as her baby’

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A pregnant woman had a huge scare when a scan revealed she had a tumor “as big as her baby.” Continue reading

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{FD} Harry Connick Jr. and wife have ‘colonoscopy double date’

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Now that the Broadway crooner has turned 50, he is raising awareness on a cancer whose timely screening is crucial, colon cancer. Continue reading

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{FD} Harry Connick Jr. talks colon cancer screening options

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Now that the Broadway crooner has turned 50, he is raising awareness on a cancer whose timely screening is crucial, colon cancer. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘Youngest member’ of New York city’s police department dies of cancer at age 10

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A New York boy, who became the youngest member of the Ithaca Police Department as an honorary officer at 10 years old, has died. Continue reading

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{FD} Doctors using glowing dyes to find hidden cancer

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Researchers at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania are testing fluorescent dyes that make cancer cells glow to make them easier for surgeons to find. Continue reading

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{FD} SXSW: Scientists tout ‘pen’ technology that detects cancer in 20 seconds

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The MasSpec pen, developed by researchers from the University of Texas at Austin, is capable of detecting cancerous tissue in real time with over 96 percent accuracy. Medical experts hope it will revolutionize the way cancer is detected during surgery. Continue reading

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{FD} FDA green-lights 23andMe to sell test for 3 mutations of ****** cancer gene

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The FDA on Tuesday will allow genetic testing company 23andMe to market directly to consumers its test that will help assess three mutations in a common type of ****** cancer gene. Continue reading

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{FD} Dad says he may lose his ***** to rare cancer but will marry anyway

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A young father discovered a lump the size of a grain of rice, but within three weeks it grew to the size of a grape, and in seven months the 25-year-old has already had five operations, nine rounds of radiotherapy and two rounds of chemo. Continue reading

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{FD} Jim Kelly’s cancer has returned

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The NFL announced Hall of Famer, Jim Kelly’s cancer has returned, after first diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma in June 2013. Continue reading

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{FD} Teen who was told he had the flu, really had stage 4 cancer

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A teenager from Tampa, Florida who was told her had the flu discovers he is battling stage 4 cancer. Continue reading

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{FD} YouTube star who claims veganism healed her ****** cancer dies from disease

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Mari Lopez, who hosted a YouTube channel, died from ****** cancer after claiming her vegan and spiritual lifestyle cured her of the disease. Continue reading

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{FD} Make-a-Wish grants leukemia patient her dream of having a backyard pirate ship

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The Make-a-Wish Foundation made a little girl’s seafaring dreams come true, gifting five-year-old Leona Evans her very own backyard pirate ship. Continue reading

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{FD} GRAPHIC IMAGE WARNING: Doctors find 26-pound tumor inside pregnant-looking patient’s stomach

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Doctors were shocked when they discovered a 26-pound tumor inside a woman. Continue reading

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{FD} Pregnant-looking stomach ends up being 26-pound tumor

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Doctors were shocked when they discovered a 26-pound tumor inside a woman. Continue reading

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{FD} Human eggs grown in lab for first time, creating hope for young females with cancer

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For the first time, human eggs have been grown in a laboratory — and the development could aid in the fertility of children undergoing cancer treatment, say researchers at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. Continue reading

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{FD} Hot tea tied to higher cancer risk for smokers and drinkers

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Drinking hot ea could be linked to an increased risk of esophageal tumors in people who smoke and drink alcohol according to a new study. Continue reading

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{FD} Viking fan surprises 13-year old Eagles fan who survived cancer with Super Bowl tickets

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13-year old Eagles fan whose battled cancer found out Monday he will be going to the Super Bowl thanks to a generous Vikings fan. Continue reading

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{FD} Cancer survival rates improve in some parts of the world, but wide gaps remain

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Cancer patients’ survival rates are improving, even for some of the deadliest types such as lung cancer, but there are huge disparities between countries, particularly for children, according to a study published in The Lancet. Continue reading

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{FD} Florida teen fulfills dying wish, marries high school sweetheart

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A Florida teenager with terminal cancer fulfilled his dying wish on Sunday and married his high school sweetheart after the local community rallied together to put together the special day. Continue reading

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{FD} Florida teen’s dying wish to marry high school sweetheart to come true

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Dustin Snyder, 19, is set to marry his high school sweetheart Sierra Siverio in Plant City, Fla. on Sunday. Continue reading

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{FD} Biotech M&A takes off as Sanofi and Celgene spend $20 billion

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Biotech deal activity exploded on Monday with French drugmaker Sanofi and U.S.-based Celgene spending a combined total of more than $20 billion to add new products for hemophilia and cancer to their medicine cabinets. Continue reading

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{FD} Brave 5-year-old boy donating bone marrow to little brother with cancer

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Five year old boy from the U.K. will undergo bone marrow transplant for his younger brother. Continue reading

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{FD} Don’t be shocked if your dentist asks about your sex life

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Journal of the American Dental Association found that dentists largely fail to discuss HPV prevention methods with their patients. Continue reading

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