Cancer

Tarrah Gibbons
July 20, 2020 - 2:34 pm
When Alex Trebek announced that he was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March, he shared that he faces challenges every day. In a new interview with Good Morning America, he talks about cancer, his new treatment and memoir.
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July 17, 2020 - 9:36 pm
John Lewis, a lion of the civil rights movement whose bloody beating by Alabama state troopers in 1965 helped galvanize opposition to racial segregation, and who went on to a long and celebrated career in Congress, died. He was 80.
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July 17, 2020 - 9:36 am
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said Friday she is receiving chemotherapy for a recurrence of cancer, but has no plans to retire from the Supreme Court.
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Rebekah Sager
July 08, 2020 - 6:14 am
Mary Kay Letourneau, the infamous Washington middle school teacher convicted of raping her sixth-grade student, has died at 58. She had stage 4 cancer.
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Rebekah Sager
June 23, 2020 - 6:29 am
Monday a federal judge prohibited California from labeling the weed-killer Roundup with a cancer warning.
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Rebekah Sager
June 19, 2020 - 12:52 pm
A former member of the Oceanside Police Department has a lot to celebrate this Father's Day. After a devastating cancer diagnosis three years, today, Osmond Nicholas is married with a beautiful 19-month-old daughter.
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Lizzy Buczak
March 04, 2020 - 2:10 pm
While Alex Trebek has kept fans regularly updated on his battle with stage 4 pancreatic cancer diagnosis, today’s update is particularly special because it marks one year since he was diagnosed. Read more to see what he said.
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Man takes out ad for his dog
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January 29, 2020 - 1:25 pm
Last year, David MacNeil's golden retriever, Scout, was given a month to live. The 7-year-old dog had been diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer. But MacNeil refused to give up and now he's purchased a $6 million Super Bowl commercial to thank the veterinarians who saved Scout's life.
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December 22, 2019 - 9:18 am
Joe Biden's campaign press secretary TJ Ducklo has been diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer, Ducklo announced on Twitter Saturday. The 31-year-old said that he would continue working for Biden's campaign throughout his treatment. "Some upsetting news to share & explanation for why I've been...
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 A new study suggests that adding MRIs to mammograms to screen women with very dense breasts may find more cancers but also gives a lot of false alarms.
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November 27, 2019 - 2:19 pm
Giving women with very dense breasts an MRI scan in addition to a mammogram led to fewer missed cancers but also to a lot of false alarms and treatments that might not have been needed, a large study found. The results give a clearer picture of the tradeoffs involved in such testing, but they can't...
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