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Amazing Breast Cancer Survivor Gets Inspiring and Beautiful Tattoo (PHOTO)

Post by Liz Alterman.   Talk about bravery! When Barbie Ritzco was 21, not only she was on the verge of being deployed to Afghanistan where she'd be stationed as a sergeant for the U.S. Marines Corps, she was diagnosed with Stage IIIB...Show More Summary

Thanks for the Mammaries

[image position="standard large" id="537315" caption="Thanks for the Mammaries installation shot. Photo by Steven Rimlinger"] It’s already heartbreaking enough to be diagnosed with Stage 1 breast cancer as Los Angeles-based artist Bettina Hubby was last January. Show More Summary

Woman Turns Breast Cancer Into Cause for a Humorous Art Show

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Last January, Los Angeles–based artist Bettina Hubby was diagnosed with Stage 1 breast cancer. When she told friends and family, “they all reacted with panic and fear and sadness," she says. "I couldn’t get my head around how that would feel in my community — to have all of that... More »

NFL Player’s 4-Year-Old Daughter Fights Cancer

Earlier this summer, Devon Stills, a player for the Cincinnati Bengals, decided that he was giving up his NFL career because the love of his life, his 4-year-old daughter, Leah, was diagnosed with stage 4 Cancer. Leah underwent chemotherapy, after she was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, and lost all of her hair. Still shaved his head, Keep Reading ?

This Philippine Wedding Video of a Dying Cancer Patient Will Move You to Tears

The groom died 10 hours after marrying his girlfriend. Diagnosed with stage IV liver cancer last month, his dying wish was to marry the mother of his two-year old daughter. The wedding took place in a public hospital in Manila, Philippines. The video instantly became popular in the Internet. Written...

A Campaign For The Bloggerfather

Longtime dadblogger Oren Miller of Bloggerfather was recently diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. A group of his friends, fans, and readers have already raised nearly $10,000 to help with medical and family expenses. You can join your support and best thoughts for Oren and his family now. Give Back To Oren [giveforward via @laidoffdad] Cancer [bloggerfather]

Police Fundraiser for Officer Serge Lamothe

Courtesy of the WGST Facebook Page: Serge was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer and will be unable to work extra jobs for a while. Lets all band together as brothers and sisters to show him the love he deserves. Let’s be there for him when he needs us. If you can’t make the event […]

It’s Time To Cry: Family Surprises Terminally Ill Mom With A Flash Mob Of Love

Two years ago, Amy Wagner was diagnosed with stage 3C ovarian cancer. After undergoing major surgery and painful chemotherapy treatments, Amy and her family got the worst news one year later: the cancer was back, and this time the diagnosis was terminal. Amy is determined to make the most of the time she has left. [...]

It’s Time To Cry: This 5-Year-Old Became A Pop Star Thanks To Make-A-Wish

Five-year-old Addy told the Make-A-Wish Foundation that she wanted to be a pop star like her favorite singer, Katy Perry, so she made the coolest “Roar” music video you’ve ever seen. Addy was diagnosed with stage IV cancer when she was 4, but she recently won her battle with the disease. When she was undergoing [...]

This 5-Year-Old Girl Was Diagnosed With Stage IV Cancer And Her Wish Was To Make A Music Video

4 months agoOdd : Thought Catalog

"Addy loves cotton candy, chocolate chip ice cream, sparkles, rainbows, reading and coloring, particularly with pink and purple."

The Real Face of Lung Cancer: One Woman's Quest to Educate and Inspire

Susan Warmerdam is a guest contributor for Harold Wimmer, National President and CEO of the American Lung Association, on The Huffington Post. In February 2012, Susan was diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer, having never smoked a day in her life. Show More Summary

Beenfit for 110th Precinct Sgt. Paul Ferrara

It was a hair-razing experience for some members of the 110th Precinct. Several NYPD members recently shaved their heads to show support and raise funds for Sgt. Paul Ferrara, who was diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer in January.

Can we help a fellow firefighter/paramedic

Hello everyone, A good friend and fellow Firefighter/ Paramedic was recently diagnosed with Stage 3 Colon Cancer at the young age of 32. One of his simple pleasures in life is collecting Fire/ EMS patches. He only has a few and they are all local ones. Show More Summary

Tearjerker: Terminally Ill Father Walks His 11-Year-Old Daughter Down The Aisle Knowing He Won’t Be There On Her Wedding Day 

Better have a tissue ready before reading this story! Diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, 62-year-old Jim Zetz knew he’d never get to watch his young daughter grow up and… READ ON

Channing Tatum Sends Viral Smooch to Terminally Ill Teen

New from PopCrunch: Need another reason to love Channing Tatum? Besides the chiseled abs and boyish good looks, of course? When she was diagnosed with Stage 4 brain cancer, Alisa Finley, 18, came up with a 48-item bucket list. So far,...Show More Summary

A Girl With Brain Cancer Listed ‘Kiss Channing Tatum’ As The No. 1 Thing On Her Bucket List And It Is ‘Almost Done’

Alisa Finley is an 18-year old student at Colby High School in Kansas, but she has more recently found herself on the path to Internet stardom. After being diagnosed with Stage 4 Glioblastoma, the most malignant stage of this type of...Show More Summary

The Game's Brittany Daniel Reveals Battle with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

The Game star Brittany Daniel reveals in a new interview with People that she was diagnosed with stage IV non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in the summer of 2011. Daniel, 38, received the diagnosis after she had started experiencing... Read More...Show More Summary

Iowa Pastor Suffering From Cancer Finds $850 a Month Obamacare Health Insurance Difficult to Pay; Asks for Prayers

An Iowa pastor diagnosed with Stage 3 esophageal cancer in January is now asking for prayers to help pay for his new $850 a month health insurance he signed up for under Obamacare.

A Surfing Dog Granted A Wish For A 15-Year Old With Brain Cancer And Whoops We’re Sobbing

In case you were looking to burst into tears randomly throughout the day, meet Caleb Acosta from Apopka, Florida. Caleb is 15-years old and was diagnosed with stage four brain cancer back in the summer of 2013. If you need evidence of how cool this kid is, his Make-A-Wish wish request was to surf with a surfing dog.

‘RHONJ’ Heartbreak! Melissa Gorga’s Aunt Diagnosed With Stage 4 Cancer, Starting Chemo  

Real Housewives of New Jersey star Melissa Gorga revealed that her aunt is starting chemotherapy this week after being diagnosed with cancer, and has exclusive details. “My beautiful aunt… READ ON

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