Cancer

I Survived Ovarian Cancer 3 Times, Once While Incarcerated

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And you, you always had that knack, fade to black… Dress: @itfactor_boutique Hair & Makeup: @zeal.salon @eyecandybymeish Heart/Purpose: God #weCANCERvive #wcvfashionevent2016 #WCVfashionevent #lordandtaylor #lordandtaylordc #ididntsurvivetobebasic #ifoto4u #miawrightinspires A photo posted by Mia Wright (@miawrightinspires) on Jun 14, 2016 at 3:31pm PDT “Mia, the doctor needs...

Court Orders Johnson & Johnson To Pay $72M in Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Case

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Trusted baby brand Johnson & Johnson was ordered by a Missouri state jury to pay $72 million of damages to the family of a woman whose death from ovarian cancer was linked to her use of the company’s talc-based Baby Powder and Shower to Shower...

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...