What to say — and not say — when a friend tells you, ‘I have breast cancer’

This story was originally published on Oct. 7, 2019. The worst reaction I got when sharing news of my diagnosis and impending double mastectomy last year was from a neighbor, who texted me this awkward but well-meaning flub: “Well, at least you’ll look even skinnier now!” It’s since become just an amusing anecdote — faint … Read more

Katie Couric reveals she has breast cancer

Katie Couric has breast cancer. The veteran journalist, 65, shared her diagnosis on Wednesday in an essay on her website titled, “” as well as on social media. She has undergone a lumpectomy and radiation. She’s encouraging people to get screened. “June 21, 2022, was the first day of summer, my 8th wedding anniversary, and … Read more

‘Chicago Med’ Star Marlyne Barrett Reveals She Has Uterine and Ovarian Cancer: ‘I’m Holding Onto Faith’

Fans of ‘s will recall emotional scenes the actress filmed in 2019 when her character, charge nurse Maggie Lockwood, was battling breast cancer. Yet what the star hasn’t revealed until now is that she has been quietly facing cancer herself, ever since doctors discovered a football-sized tumor on her uterus and left in July. “I’m … Read more

Syntekabio (KOSDAQ:226330.KQ) Presents Neoantigen Prediction Technology at Cancer Immunotherapy Conference CICON22

Syntekabio (KOSDAQ:226330.KQ) Presents Neoantigen Prediction Technology at Cancer Immunotherapy Conference CICON22 New York, N.Y., United States, Sept. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Syntekabio (KOSDAQ:226330.KQ), a global AI drug discovery and development company, will present its neoantigen prediction technology NEO-ARS™ at the CRI-ENCI-AACR International Cancer Immunotherapy Conference (): Translating Science into Survival, Sep. 28 – Oct. 1, 2022. … Read more

Rachel Zegler Reveals She Had a Breast Cancer Scare at 19: ‘Extremely Scary to Find’

VALERIE MACON/AFP via Getty Images Rachel Zegler has opened up about her health. The West Side Story star, 21, used her Instagram Stories on Saturday as a platform to share a photo of the scar she had after a breast cancer scare at 19 led to an out-patient biopsy procedure. In a since expired post … Read more

The Top 5 Signs of Cancer Everyone Should Know

is the second leading cause of death in the US, . “If you are diagnosed early and follow through with the proper treatments, the prognosis is actually very good,” , a breast surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center and assistant professor of surgery at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons. “I tell … Read more

RuPaul’s Drag Race queen Kornbread announces cancer diagnosis

 season 14 breakout and star revealed Saturday that she has intestinal cancer. “Recently I was diagnosed with Adenocarcinoma. A type of Cancer in the Smaller intestine. I’m 100% fine and everything is in the early stages so Ill be back to my normal self in no time. Absolutely curable!” Kornbread said in a post shared … Read more

The full Monty: Eric Idle talks ‘Masked Singer,’ secret cancer battle, the Rutles, George Harrison, his lost David Bowie

The Hedgehog is among the many absurdist roles that Monty Python’s Eric Idle, who was unmasked this week on , was perhaps born to play. “The Hedgehog was perfect for me, because I’m prickly, and when I’m attacked, I curl up into a ball,” he jokes to Entertainment the day after his big reveal. On … Read more

Most People With “Deadly Cancer” Felt This Symptom First

Early detection of is crucial for effective treatment, so being aware of the signs and symptoms is important. “First and foremost, you must rule out that something is seriously wrong,” , a psychologist, nurse practitioner and assistant medical director at Delphi Behavioral Health. “Doctors are like trainers; their job is to keep you as healthy … Read more