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Peter Fonda’s Widow Sues Hospital, Doctors Over Lung Cancer Death

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Peter Fonda died because the hospital and doctors that were supposed to treat him failed to do their damn jobs … so claims Peter’s widow in a new lawsuit. Margaret Fonda is suing Providence Saint Joseph’s Health Center in Santa Monica and a number of its doctors, claiming they negligently......
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How teen film Babyteeth tackles cancer with humour

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Image copyright Picturehouse Image caption Eliza Scanlen plays Milla, 16, who has cancer and is determined it won’t cramp her lifestyle Are teen films getting more realistic when showing an experience of serious illness? The makers of Australian teen drama Babyteeth certainly hope so. Recent teen films such as The......
ESPN

Hall of Famer Paul Westphal has brain cancer

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Basketball Hall of Famer Paul Westphal has been diagnosed with brain cancer, according to his close friend and sports columnist Mike Lupica. Lupica, a columnist for the New York Daily News and MLB.com who previously worked with ESPN, tweeted Sunday that Westphal has been diagnosed with glioblastoma. “I’ve been close......
History

Nine Harrowing Eyewitness Accounts of the Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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SMITHSONIANMAG.COM | Aug. 5, 2020, 10:43 a.m. When photographer Haruka Sakaguchi first tried to connect with survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, her cold calls and emails went unanswered. Then, in 2017, the Brooklyn-based artist decided to visit Japan herself in hopes of meeting someone who knew......
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Linda and Anne Nolan both having cancer treatment

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Image copyright Shutterstock Image caption The sisters took part in fundraising for cancer charities after their sister Bernie died in 2013 Nolan sisters Linda and Anne have revealed they have both had to undergo chemotherapy treatment cancer during lockdown. The pair – part of the famous Irish family pop group......
Detroit News

‘Straight man,’ ‘smartest man’ Jamie Samuelsen of 97.1 The Ticket dies of cancer at age 48

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here As several employees of 97.1 The Ticket gathered Saturday afternoon for the annual company golf outing in Clarkston, their friend and colleague, Jamie Samuelsen, was on their minds. After play was done at Oakhurst Golf & Country Club, Mike......
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How young cancer survivors are bringing some style to the PGA Tour

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Ally wasn’t interested in Rubik’s Cubes until she made her way home to New Jersey after a seven-month stay at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. She was diagnosed with brain cancer at 11 years old, underwent radiation, then seven grueling months of chemotherapy. Upon her return home, she picked up......
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GLOW Wrestling’s ‘Sally the Farmer’s Daughter’ Dead at 55 After Cancer Battle

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Exclusive Details Ex-pro wrestler Beckie Mullen — famously known as Sally The Farmer’s Daughter from GLOW — has passed away after a long fight with cancer, TMZ Sports has confirmed with multiple family members. We spoke with Beckie’s daughter, Brittani Rabay, who tells us, “Mom had stage 4 kidney, colon......
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Alex Trebek says if current cancer treatment doesn’t work, it might be his last

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek says if his current treatment for Stage 4 pancreatic cancer doesn’t work, he’ll probably stop pursuing medical intervention. In his touching new memoir, “The Answer Is…Reflections on My Life,” the Sudbury, Ont.-raised TV personality writes that......
E! Online

Selling Sunset Star Chrishell Stause’s Mother Dies After Cancer Battle – E! Online

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Selling Sunset star Chrishell Stause shared heartbreaking news over the weekend. The reality TV personality took to Instagram on Saturday to reveal that her mother passed away after… E! Online – For more and to sign up click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...
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Civil Rights Icon Rep. John Lewis Dead at 80 of Pancreatic Cancer

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Congressman John Lewis, a central and powerful figure in the Civil Rights movement, is dead after a 7-month battle with pancreatic cancer. Rep. Lewis, who represented Georgia’s 5th Congressional District for 17 terms, died Friday. He had been diagnosed as stage 4 in December 2019. Speaker of the House Nancy......
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Undergoing Cancer Treatment, Says She Can Still Work

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Breaking News Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently completed a round of chemotherapy to treat “a recurrence of cancer” … but insists she’s still fully able to sit on the Supreme Court. RBG says she began the cancer treatment on May 19 after a February biopsy revealed lesions on her liver.......
Detroit News

Justice Ginsburg says cancer has returned, but won’t retire

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Associated Press Published 12:28 p.m. ET July 17, 2020 | Updated 12:31 p.m. ET July 17, 2020 Washington – Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said Friday she is receiving chemotherapy for a recurrence of cancer, but has no plans to......
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Supreme Court’s Ginsburg says she’s being treated for liver cancer, but still working ‘full steam’

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg attends the lunch session of The Women’s Conference in Long Beach, California October 26, 2010. Mario Anzuoni | Reuters Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said in a statement on Friday that she is being treated......
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“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek says his cancer treatments are “paying off”

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Alex Trebek gave viewers a health update for the first time in months on Thursday. The legendary “Jeopardy!” host told fans he’s “doing well” and that his treatments for pancreatic cancer are “paying off.”  “I’m doing well,” the 79-year-old......
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Flyers’ Oskar Lindblom Opens Up About Cancer Battle

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Alex Prewitt On July 2, while their most prominent patient was busy receiving his final dose of chemotherapy in a nearby infusion suite, the nursing staff at the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania staged a covert operation to......

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