Monday, September 21, 2020

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies from Pancreatic Cancer at 87

Long-time Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away Friday due to metastatic pancreatic cancer at the age of 87. She had repeated bouts of cancers. She also had colorectal cancer and lung cancer. Ginsburg was nominated by President Bill Clinton in July 1993.

Chadwick Boseman Dies of Colon Cancer at the Age of 43

Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman passed away on Friday at the age of 43. He was suffering from stage 4 colon cancer. Boseman learned about his colon cancer in 2016, which had progressed to stage 4. He was best known for his role as T’Challa, or the Black Panther.

Sarah Harding Has Been Diagnosed With Breast Cancer

Sarah Harding, Girls Aloud singer, has been diagnosed with breast cancer. She has also revealed that the cancer has spread to other parts of the body. The 38-year-old singer took to Twitter to announce that she has been diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer.

Cancer Dietician Explains the Connection between Diet and Cancer Risk

Registered dietician Joseph Dowdell has explained the importance of diet and cancer risk in an article published online on the Cleveland Clinic website. He advises maintaining a healthy weight, going Mediterranean, limiting salts and sugars, reducing alcohol intake, and taking vitamin D supplements.

Fuller Goldsmith Beats Blood Cancer for the Fourth Time

Fuller Goldsmith, 16, who previously won Chopped Junior, is back to cooking after beating cancer for the fourth time. Fuller was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a type of blood cancer at the age of 3. He underwent an experimental CAR (T-cells) immunotherapy.

Multicancer Blood Test Detects Undiagnosed Cancers, Study

A new study has shown that a multicancer blood test detected 26 undiagnosed cancer. The study was conducted on more than 9,900 women, which helped diagnosed undetected cancers, enabling potentially curative treatment. The test along with PET-CT was 99 percent specific to cancers.

Sam Lloyd Dies from Cancer at 56

Sam Lloyd, an American actor, who was best known for playing Ted Buckland on Scrubs in 95 episodes, has died after battling cancer at the age of 56. He also appeared on Cougar Town, Seinfeld, and The West Wing. He was diagnosed with a brain tumor last year.