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New Gene Therapy Treatment Stops Cancer Relapses In A Week

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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.

TEXAS

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>.

RIP

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”.

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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.

WORLD RECORDS

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.

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Scientists Are Using HIV To Kill Cancer

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

#NFL

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.

#ANIMATION

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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Breast Exam-O-Gram

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Who says there's no such thing as a whimsical breast exam.

#BEST AND WORST OF RAW

The Best And Worst Of WWE Raw 9/17/12: Brought To You By Garbage Food

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Pre-show notes: - If you guys don't mind clicking the like button on this post or sharing it on Twitter, I'd be greatly appreciative.

TONY SCOTT

Okay, maybe Tony Scott DIDN'T have brain cancer

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After director Tony Scott <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/08/tony-scott-suicides-jumping-off-bridge" target="_blank">jumped off</a> the Vincent Thomas Bridge in Long Beach on Sunday, a lot of us were like "Huh, maybe he had cancer or something," because it's nice when people who commit suicide have a reason.

TONY SCOTT

Tony Scott had inoperable brain cancer

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UPDATE: Cancer rumor <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/10/tony-scotts-toxicology-no-cancer-anti-depressants-and-sleeping-pills" target="_blank">debunked</a>.

THOUGH SERIOUSLY PEOPLE DYING ISN'T FUNNY

This Week In Damn It Y'All, These Ain't Tears

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Richie Reynolds was recently diagnosed with terminal cancer, and his doctors told him that he has between 6 months and a year left to live.

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Coffee May Stop Skin Cancer

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Apparently, three cups of coffee a day will do three things: speed up the digestive process to an uncomfortable degree, make you awake enough to actually do your job, and stop skin cancer.

#MLB

Manny Ramirez Quits The A's, Does These Drugs, Has Cancer Hair

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Manny Ramirez asked the Oakland Athletics to release him from his minor league contract on Friday, and they obliged.


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