TAYLOR SWIFT

Taylor Swift Surprised A Young Cancer Patient With A Private Concert And A Round Of Air Hockey

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Taylor Swift surprised six-year-old cancer patient Jordan Lee Nickerson at Boston Children's Hospital. Here's the touching video.

TV/Movies

What Stuart Scott’s ESPYs Speech Can Teach Us About Dealing With Cancer

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How Scott's speech reminded me of my friend, the fighter.

STUART SCOTT

Stuart Scott’s ESPY Awards Speech About Battling Cancer Will Leave You Inspired, In Tears

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Stuart Scott was honored with the Jimmy V Perseverence Award at the 2014 ESPY Awards, and gave a beautiful speech about fighting cancer.

tough kids

The First Survivor Of Terminal Brain Cancer Is Not Who You’d Expect

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The first person to survive terminal brain cancer is still dealing with second grade. Meet Claudia Burkill.

NFL

A Crowd Of Friends And Fans Greeted Jim Kelly After His Final Radiation Treatment

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Upon leaving the hospital after his final radiation treatment for cancer this week, Bills legend Jim Kelly was met by a crown of friends.

sniffing

The Most Accurate Prostate Cancer Test May Be Sniffing Your Crotch Right Now

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Your dog, it turns out, is better at detecting cancer than anyone realized.

Testicles

Lance Armstrong Drew A Very Awkward Card While Playing Cards Against Humanity

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Lance Armstrong Tweeted a photo of a card that he pulled during a game of Cards Against Humanity, and it hit definitely hit home.

VACCINES

Cancer Eradicated In Mayo Clinic Patient By Using The Measles Vaccine

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One patient at the Mayo Clinic went into remission from cancer after receiving a superdose of the measles vaccine in a clinical trial.

THERE'S CRYING IN BASEBALL

A Teen Was Booted From His Baseball Team For Growing His Hair Long So He Could Donate It For Cancer Wigs

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A baseball player in Alberta was kicked off of his team after he refused to cut his hair, which he was growing long for cancer wigs.

RACIST

Clippers Owner Donald Sterling Is Reportedly Battling Cancer

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Donald Sterling's ban from the NBA may be short lived if this news is true.

SMOKE BREAK

And This Is Why Drake Will Never Lose

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Cancer sucks, but this story sure doesn't.

RIP

James Rebhorn, The Ultimate 'That Guy' Actor, Dead At 65

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The world lost one of its most prolific character actors.

UTAH

A Teen With Terminal Cancer Used Her Make-A-Wish Request On A New Scoreboard For Her School

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When the Make-A-Wish Foundation tried to fulfill a young Utah girl's wish, she used it to get her school's basketball team a new scoreboard.

THIS WEEK IN AWWWESOME

Some Kids In Boise Started A Band To Raise Money For Their Friend With Cancer

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Four kids in Boise started a band called The Runaway Hamsters to raise money for cancer research after their friend was diagnosed with brain cancer.

YADIER MOLINA

Morning Links: A Contestant From The Bachelor Made A Cancer Joke About Yadier Molina

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We know that the <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/sports/2012/04/favorite-twitter-account-of-the-day-baseballs-best-fans/" target="_blank">St. Louis Cardinals have baseball's best fans</a>, but 'The Bachelor' season 11 contestant Sarah Newlon is bringing Red Sox fans neck-and-neck with them.

SICK KIDS

Today's Best News: 8-Year Old Nebraska Cornhusker Jack Hoffman's Cancer Is In Remission

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Jack Hoffman, the then-7-year old cancer patient who participated in Nebraska's spring game and ran in a touchdown, found out his cancer is in remission.

Sports

5-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Scores Touchdown At Browns Practice

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Five-year-old cancer survivor Ryan Encinas scored a touchdown at the end of Cleveland's practice with a little help from running back Trent Richardson.

RIP

‘Mrs. Peacock’ Eileen Brennan Has Passed Away From Bladder Cancer

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Star of stage, screen and TV Eileen Brennan passed away from bladder cancer at the age of 80 in her home on Sunday.


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