Pediatric Cancer Survivor Pays It Forward

From The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: Three-year-old Lia Scagnoli skipped across the “Bridge of Hope” connecting Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute each time she had a chemotherapy infusion or other treatment for pediatric kidney cancer at Dana-Farber’s Jimmy Fund Clinic. Caregivers offering equal parts love, hope, and fun diversions gave her and her family … Read morePediatric Cancer Survivor Pays It Forward

‘Dora And The Lost City Of Gold’ Star Isabela Moner Talks About Mother’s Breast Cancer Battle

From Teen Vogue: Dora and the Lost City of Gold star Isabela Moner is opening up about her mother’s courageous battle against breast cancer. The actor posted a photo of her mother Katherine in a hospital bed to her Instagram, writing, “Today my mom kicked ass!!! Now I don’t usually post about private matters, but … Read more‘Dora And The Lost City Of Gold’ Star Isabela Moner Talks About Mother’s Breast Cancer Battle

Taylor Swift Sings Song About Mother’s Battle With Cancer

Everyone’s talking about Taylor’s new album “Lover.” And one song is about as personal as it gets. via GIPHY From NBC’s Today: Taylor Swift is paying touching tribute to her mother, Andrea, with a song on her new album, “Lover,” which came out Friday. The track, titled “Soon You’ll Get Better,” is a deeply emotional … Read moreTaylor Swift Sings Song About Mother’s Battle With Cancer

She Beat Cancer As A Child, Then Grew Up And Earned A Doctorate

From KPRC/Channel 2: As she walked across the stage, LeighAnna Hutchinson could not believe the day had come. There she was — graduating yet again from Baylor University, this time having earned a doctorate in nursing practice. “I feel incredibly proud of myself and the accomplishments that have been the culmination of the past three … Read moreShe Beat Cancer As A Child, Then Grew Up And Earned A Doctorate

Shannen Doherty Opens Up About Her Post-Cancer Body

From People: Following a painful and terrifying battle with breast cancer, Shannen Doherty is now in remission. But the actress, who currently stars on BH90210, the buzzy reboot of Beverly Hills, 90210, says her recovery is a daily process. “I don’t think you’re ever on the other side [of cancer],” Doherty, 47, tells PEOPLE. “I … Read moreShannen Doherty Opens Up About Her Post-Cancer Body

Cancer Couldn’t Keep Jeopardy Host Alex Trebek From Celebrating His Birthday

Happiest of birthdays to the legend, Alex Trebek. Amidst his battle against pancreatic cancer, he spent the day with family, friends, and colleagues. View this post on Instagram Alright, who wants a slice?! #HappyBirthdayAlexTrebek A post shared by Jeopardy! (@jeopardy) on Jul 22, 2019 at 5:26pm PDT View this post on Instagram Today is Alex’s … Read moreCancer Couldn’t Keep Jeopardy Host Alex Trebek From Celebrating His Birthday

The Cost Of Premature Death From Cancer: 8.7 Million Years Of Life

From The American Cancer Society: Cancer kills many people before their time, costing more than 8.7 million years of life among people aged 16 to 84 in the United States in 2015. Researchers estimate cancer also leads to $94 billion in future lost earnings, not just in 2015. These numbers come from a new report … Read moreThe Cost Of Premature Death From Cancer: 8.7 Million Years Of Life

Lymphoma Survivor Pays It Forward By Becoming A Nurse To Help Cancer Patients

From The American Cancer Society: When Crystal Zunino was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma in January 2015, she was just half-way through her first year as a new middle-school math teacher in Warner Robins, Georgia. Zunino was 23 years old and had recently graduated from college with an education degree. She first knew something was wrong … Read moreLymphoma Survivor Pays It Forward By Becoming A Nurse To Help Cancer Patients