Michael Douglas says he got cancer from lickin’ poontang

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Michael Douglas, who's 68 and drank and smoked heavily for many years (he went to rehab for booze in 1992, though it's unclear whether he still smokes), was recently asked if he thought the stage 4 throat cancer he was diagnosed with in 2010 had anything to do with his drinking and smoking.


Bone Cancer Survivor’s Unique Talent


Jen has incredible range of motion in her hip as a result of the bone cancer she had at a young age.


The East Carolina Pirates Kept The Allergies Coming In Their Spring Game

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In the spirit of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/04/the-nebraska-cornhuskers-brought-all-of-the-allergies-to-spring-day" target="_blank">7-year old brain cancer patient Jack Hoffman's inspirational run for a touchdown at the end of Nebraska's spring game</a> and <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/04/the-7-year-old-nebraska-cornhuskers-kid-got-his-own-football-card" target="_blank">got his own football card</a> comes Noah Roberts, an 8-year old East Carolina University fan with cancer who cannot stop splitting defenders in spring football.


8-Year-Old Cancer Patient Scores Touchdown During East Carolina Spring Game


Noah Roberts rushes for a touchdown on the final play of ECU's spring football game.


The Nebraska Cornhuskers Brought All Of The Allergies To Spring Day

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By now you’ve probably seen <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=_Jmisv1Spck">the video of 7-year old Jack Hoffman taking part in a play</a> at the University of Nebraska’s spring game on Saturday, but if you haven’t you need to skip the rest of these meaningless words and watch it after the jump immediately.


Cancer-Stricken Boy Scores Touchdown During Nebraska Spring Game


Jack Hoffman, a 7-year-old brain cancer patient, scores a 69-yard touchdown during the 2013 Nebraska Spring Game.


Why Your Cell Phone Is Probably Not Giving You Brain Cancer

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Your cell phone may be giving you brain cancer. On the other hand, so might eating pickles, for all we know. Here's what you need to know.


New Gene Therapy Treatment Stops Cancer Relapses In A Week


Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is not something you want to get. But a promising new treatment might mean in the future it's not something you have for long.


Meet Iram Leon, The Man With An Inoperable Brain Tumor Who Won A Marathon

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Yesterday we shared with you a clip of a <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/03/this-high-school-senior-bench-pressed-700-pounds-because-texas" target="_blank">Texas high school senior bench-pressing 700 pounds</a>.


Jerry Buss, 1934-2013

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It came as a bit of a shock to most basketball fans that Los Angeles Lakers owner <a href=" http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nba/lakers/2013/02/15/los-angeles-lakers-jerry-buss-cancer-hospitalized/1922879/">Jerry Buss had been battling cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for the past several months</a>, but some reports from his family indicated that he was “doing fine”.


New Molecule Makes Cancer Kill Itself

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"Cancer Suicide" is no longer a song by a black metal band, but a possible treatment for cancer.


Rest In Peace Stewie, Heaven Needed A World’s Longest Cat

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Here's a story that will make you laugh, then cry, then want to find like four cats and tie them together and try to make things right.


Scientists Are Using HIV To Kill Cancer

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Yes, science is trying to give cancer AIDS. Sort of.


The Indianapolis Colts Are A Classy Bunch

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First the good news – doctors say that Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano is progressing wonderfully in his battle with leukemia, and they’ve even declared that he’s in remission.


RIP, Run Wrake, the most talented dude you’ve never heard of

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British animator Run Wrake died from cancer at the age of 47 over the weekend, and when I heard about it today I asked myself, "Why does that name sound familiar.


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