Cancer

Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio Help Save the Life of a Mom With Cancer

Rose and Jack to the rescue! Former Titanic costars and friends Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio teamed up to help save the life of a 28-year-old mother named Gemma Nuttall who is battling cancer. Celebrity Charity Nuttall, who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer when she was pregnant, refused potentially life-saving treatment because she would have been(…)

‘RHONY’ Stars Express Condolences After Bobby Zarin Dies of Cancer

Jill Zarin’s fellow Real Housewives of New York costars are expressing their condolences after her husband, Bobby Zarin, died on Saturday, January 13, following a long battle with cancer. Bethenny Frankel shared a shot of fireworks to her Instagram Story on Saturday, captioning it, “Dedicating the grand finale to the loving, fun & colorful Bobby Zarin(…)

Novel nanomedicine inhibits progression of pancreatic cancer in mice

A new study pinpoints the inverse correlation between a known oncogene — a gene that promotes the development of cancer — and the expression of an oncosuppressor microRNA as the reason for extended pancreatic cancer survival. The study may serve as a basis for the development of an effective cocktail of drugs for this deadly(…)

Matt Damon’s Father Kent Passes Away At 74 After Long Battle With Cancer

Always a very, very tough thing to go through… Matt Damon‘s father Kent Damon has passed away after suffering from complications related to multiple myeloma, a blood disease that affects bone marrow. He was 74 years old. Video: Harvey Weinstein’s Former Assistant Speaks Out On Breaking NDA Kent Damon (pictured above, left, with Matt in(…)