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Posts Tagged ‘Famous people with cancer’

Feb 16 2011
Michael Douglas Fights a Tough Cancer with a Great Attitude

Expert Analysis Highlights: Mr. Douglas was diagnosed with an advanced stage cancer at the base of the tongue Douglas tells Matt Lauer that he feels good now that the treatment is over Like many cance...

Sep 29 2010
Dexter Also Fought Hodgkins Lymphoma

Expert Analysis Highlights: Michael Hall was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma in January, 2010 It is important for survivors to continue having regular follow-up, at least on an annual basis for th...

Jun 21 2010
Tennis Icon Martina Navratilova Confronts Breast Cancer

Expert Analysis Highlights: Martina Navratilova describes her initial reaction when informed she had ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) breast cancer “This was my personal  9/11″ says Navratilov...

Feb 22 2010
Senator John Kerry’s Invaluable Story About His Prostate Cancer Experience

This is one of the best stories on a prostate cancer journey that I have seen on video since I posted a blog on Rudy Giuliani.  These two political icons had access to a massive amount of information...

Feb 22 2010
Senator Chris Dodd Says His Prostate Cancer Is Manageable

Yet another well-known politician has announced that he has prostate cancer. Senator Chris Dodd (Democrat, Connecticut) described his experience that began with a rising PSA (Prostate-Specific Antigen...

Feb 14 2010
John Wayne’s Change of Heart About Smoking Cigarettes

Does smoking cigarettes mean getting lung cancer? Just ask John Wayne. What a contrast between these two videos from one of the greatest actors who ever lived (and who did over 200 movies). The first ...

Feb 13 2010
Time Interview with Randy Pausch on Dying of Pancreatic Cancer

Randy Pausch died of metastatic pancreatic cancer. He had remarkable insight to share. In this video, Time Magazine interviews Randy Pausch and asks some basic questions that dying cancer patients are...

Feb 7 2010
Teresa Heinz Kerry, Senator John Kerry’s Wife, Battling Breast Cancer

Cancer does not discriminate in any way! It affects rich and poor, famous and infamous, powerful and weak, all with an equal vengeance. It can affect whole families. I know….both of my parents d...

Feb 3 2010
Senator John McCain Talks About His Melanoma and the Importance of Screening

In this video, Senator John McCain gives a presentation at a LiveStrong Symposium in Ohio. He describes his melanoma and the importance of skin cancer prevention. He is now an 8-year survivor of a mel...