Cancer

David Bowie Passes Away at 69

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David Bowie has died after a battle with cancer, according to the Associated Press. He was 69. Bowie secretly lived with cancer for 18 months, and Blackstar, the album he dropped last week, has been called a dedication to his fans as he knew he...

Janet Jackson Says She Does Not Have Cancer

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Janet Jackson is doing fine, y’all. And says she doesn’t have cancer, but she’s not saying what illness interfered with a concert tour. On her Twitter account Wednesday, Jackson posted a two-minute clip from her song “The Great Forever,” followed by a written message in...

Black Excellence: Tuskegee University Scientist Wins $1,100,000 Cancer Research Grant

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Hadiyah-Nicole Green, an Assistant Professor at Tuskegee University won a $1,100,000 grant to develop a cancer treatment involving lasers and nanoparticles, AL.com reports. She was the second African-American woman to receive a Doctorate in Physics from the University of Alabama in Birmingham and today she’s...

Stuart Scott’s Daughters Film Emotional Tribute To Their Father One Year After His Death

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In this emotional video from Dear World, Stuart Scott’s daughters Taelor (20) and Sydni (16) write a letter to their father on the one year anniversary of his death. Scott, a 49-year-old legendary ESPN Announcer and SportsCenter Host, passed away on January 4th 2015 from...

WHO Says Processed Meat May Cause Cancer, Here’s What It Means For You

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The World Health Organization, one of the most respected medical bodies in the world, just put us all on notice: hot dogs, ham, bacon, sausage, beef jerky, and other processed meats might just cause cancer. According to a report from the International Agency for Research on Cancer, processed meats...

NY’s PS22 Chorus Brings a Teacher Battling Cancer to Tears With Song Dedication

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The Public School 22 Chorus in Staten Island are no strangers to going viral. Whether they’re singing Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep” or just being their amazing-selves, the students with voices of gold are pretty spectacular and one teacher is thankful for their spirits. Adriana...