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See Extreme Measures Christina Applegate Is Taking to Prevent Getting Cancer

After undergoing a double mastectomy in 2008, breast cancer survivor Christina Applegate has preventively had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed. 45-year-old Applegate, who has a six-year-old daughter, was diagnosed with breast cancer nine years ago, and she had a double mastectomy to treat

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Singer & Single Mom Jodie’s Reason For New Look | and Its Not Cancer!

For others, when someone who used to keep their hair goes bald, they believe it was either for a health related issues, a movie role or a very personal reasons. The ‘Kuchi Kuchi’ crooner, Joy Odiete popularly known as Jodie (stage

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Cancer Patient Weds His Girlfriend in Emotional Ceremony From His Death Bed

Ray Kershaw, 63, had hoped to marry his girlfriend Tracy Brooks, 45, next year, but he was diagnosed with terminal cancer in March. Due to this life altering illness, Ray and Tracy organised an emergency wedding, and exchanged their vows

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Celine Dion isn’t Ready to let Go of Late Husband Rene Angelil Just Yet

Nearly a year has passed since soul singer, Celine Dion lost her husband René Angélil after a long battle with throat cancer. The singer apparently does not have any intention of moving forward with any other man. “I am definitely in

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Beyonce Makes Dying Girl’s Last Wish Come True

Music superstar, Beyonce, made the last wish of a dying teenage girl come true, as she face timed with the cancer stricken girl 4 days before she died. Ebony Banks, spent the majority of her senior year in the hospital after being

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Last Wish of Dying 7-year-old Boy Living with Leukaemia Will Break Your Heart

Brave 7-year-old Filip Kwansy has been living in Great Ormond Street  Hospital, London, after being diagnosed with a rare form of Leukaemia last year. Mirror Uk reports that his illness follows a diagnosis of neurofibromatosis, which caused tumours to grow in nerve

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”He is my smile and also my tears” –  Distraught Mum Shares Heartbreaking Photos of her 10 Year Old Son who is Battling Cancer

A Texas mother, Jessica Medinger, has shared with the world the anguish of her little 10-year-old son, Drake, who has been battling cancer in an effort to show the struggles both of them face every day. In September, 2012, Drake

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Michael Bublé’s 3-Year-Old Son Noah Inspires Hope as It is Revealed He is Recovering From Liver Cancer

Canadian singer, Michael Bublé and wife, Luisana Lopilato confirmed that their son Noah is ‘progressing well’ during his treatment for liver cancer. The couple who have two sons, shared the sad news last year when Noah was first diagnosed with liver

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Family of Two year Old Cancer Patient Overcome With Gratitude as Strangers Help Raise £250,000

The family of Florence Jackson, a little girl diagnosed with stage four neuroblastoma at just 16 months, have reached their target of raising over £250,000 in just 11 days from people’s donations and contribution. The toddler went through 20 rounds of

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A Few Things You Need To Know About Cervical Cancer

A minimum of 26 Nigerian women die daily as a result of cervical cancer, said a radiologist, Ifeoma Okoye, the Founder of Breast Without Spot, BWS Initiative, a non-governmental organisation. “We conducted a survey and discovered that cervical cancer is the

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Why Chinese Widower Ordered For Sex Doll That Looks Like His Late Wife

70-year-old, Zhang Wenliang was left heartbroken when his wife of 40 years died after losing a battle to cancer in 2015. Chinese media reports through the daily mail that when Mr Zhang, who is a retired doctor, received the silicone doll,

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4 Ways Of Preventing Breast And Cervical Cancer In Nigeria

Records show that 14.1 million adults worldwide were diagnosed with cancer in 2012 while 8. 2 million people died from cancer in the same year. Nigeria records about 100,000 new cancer cases yearly. Currently, Nigeria has about 2 million cancer

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”Pictures are worth a thousand words, I Win.” Cancer Survivor Shares Inspiring Before And After Photos

Cancer tried but she finally won. The lady above, who is a cancer survivor took to social media to share her testimony and before and after photos of her cancer battle. READ ALSO: Miracle! Woman Defies Doctors’ Report As Her Cancer

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Singer, Michael Bublé’s 3-Year-Old Son, Noah, Diagnosed With Cancer

This is definitely not the best of times for Canadian singer, Michael Bublé and wife, Luisana Lopilato, as their 3-year-old son, Noah, has been diagnosed with cancer. The devastated dad shared the sad news in a statement released on his

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”Mum battled cancer, cerebral malaria & hypertension” Bukky Ajayi’s Children Reveal

New reports about the life and last moments of the late veteran actress, Bukky Ajayi who passed away on the 6th of July, 2016, at age 82, have been revealed. When the sad news of her death broke, it was a shock

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Kaduna State Govt. Comes to Aid of the Boy Isah Mohammed Suffering from Facial Cancer

Yesterday, 19th of June, 2016, the heart breaking photos of a 6-year-old boy, Isah Mohammed pictured above, from Kaduna state (read here) suffering from cancer, went viral as his family sought for financial help from the state government to save him.

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Too Cute! Proud Father Tattoos Son’s Scar on His Head to Boost His Child’s Self-Esteem

This dad has just shown the world just how much he cares about his son by doing something exraordinary. He deliberately got a similar tattoo of his son’s scar which the little boy got from a surgery he had to undergo to

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Photos: Family Of 6 Year Old Boy Battling Cancer Seeks For Help

The heart breaking photos of a 6-year-old boy, pictured above, from Kaduna state suffering from cancer has hit the internet. His family is asking for financial help from the state government to save him. According to George Onmonya Daniel, who shared the

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Health Alert: Working Long Hours May Increase Cancer Risk and Heart Disease in Women

For many people, working long hours could mean promotion or a pay raise. But a study has revealed that working too much could have dire effects on women. The study revealed that women who work more than 40 hours a

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A Happy Ending: Woman Expresses Joy on Twitter as She Beats Cancer & Graduates from University

A lady woman has taken to Twitter to express her happiness about battling with cancer while in college and graduating cancer free. The excited woman with Twitter user name @_AsToldByTisa shared her inspiring story via her handle, and has since got people talking and garnered over

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Health Alert! Cancer-Causing Tomato Paste Infiltrates Nigerian Market

The House of Representatives has alerted the public on the alleged existence of cancer-causing tomato paste brands imported into the country. Vanguard reports that Abuja – apparently disturbed by reported importation of fake, substandard and cancer-causing tomato paste into the country

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Cancer Survivor Shares How She Beat the Odds to Welcome ‘Miracle’ Daughters

A cancer survivor, Janine McMullen, who was reportedly diagnosed with cancer of the lymphatic system at just 22 and told she would never have children has shared a quite inspiring story on how she beat the odds. She said, “I

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Former Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi Loses Wife to Cancer

The former Super Eagles coach lost his wife, Kate, aged 54, in the United States on Wednesday night after a 3-year battle with cancer. Keshi’s representative, Emmanuel Ado said in a statement on Thursday, “Mrs Kate Keshi died in the United

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Ailing Alison Madueke’s Pictures Attract Sympathy

A photograph of Diezani Alison-Madueke, Nigeria’s past Minister of Petroleum, showing that she is ill with cancer has gone viral on social media. Most of the comments that followed the post are sympathetic to the plight of the woman said

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10 Expert Tips on Reducing Your Risk of Having Cancer

According to the World Cancer Research Fund, simple lifestyle changes such as doing ten minutes exercise daily could make a difference in cutting your cancer risk. See 10 lifestyle choices you should adopt to reduce your risk of having cancer as

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