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Curt Schilling Battles Mouth Cancer; Blames Chewing Tobacco

Curt Schilling Battles Mouth Cancer; Blames Chewing Tobacco

Originally posted 08/20/2014 03:15PM

Curt Schilling has revealed he battled mouth cancer – and blames decades of chewing tobacco use.

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Filed Under: World Series, Cancer, Health
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Ebola Victim Nancy Writebol and Husband Have Emotional Reunion

Ebola Victim Nancy Writebol and Husband Reunite for First Time in Weeks

Originally posted 08/19/2014 05:55PM

Even with the glass between them, their reunion was an emotional one, said missionary David Writebol about seeing his wife, Nancy, for the first time in three weeks on Sunday.

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Robin Williams Was in the Early Stages of Parkinson's Disease

Robin Williams Was in Early Stages of Parkinson's Disease, Says Wife

Originally posted 08/14/2014 02:45PM

Before his death at age 63 on Monday, Robin Williams had been battling the early stages of Parkinson's disease, his wife has revealed in a new statement.

Although the actor had been candid about his battles with addiction and depression through the years, at the time of his suicide, "Robin's sobriety was intact," his widow, Susan Schneider, said. "He was brave as he struggled with his own battles of depression, anxiety as well as early stages of Parkinson's disease, which he was not yet ready to share publicly."

Parkinson's disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects movement. It develops gradually, often with a small tremor or general stiffness and slowing of movement. There is no cure for the disease but medication can help improve symptoms. Actor Michael J. Fox has famously fought the disease since 1991.

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Céline Dion Cancels Tour Due to Husband's Cancer

Céline Dion Postpones Las Vegas Residency and Cancels Asia Tour Due to Husband's Cancer

Originally posted 08/13/2014 08:50AM

Céline Dion has postponed her Las Vegas residency, canceled her Asia tour and postponed all of her show business activities indefinitely because of her husband's ongoing health issues.

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How Robin Williams Fought, and Lost, His Battles with Addiction and Depression

How Robin Williams Fought, and Lost, His Battles with Addiction and Depression

Originally posted 08/13/2014 08:00AM

A brilliant comic mind with a soulful spirit, Robin Williams battled addiction and depression for much of his life, even as he kept millions laughing.

The Oscar winner, who committed suicide on Monday at age 63, was candid about many of his struggles, which began soon after his rise to fame in 1978 on the ABC hit Mork and Mindy.

"I used to go to two or three clubs a night and then go to four or five people's houses, just keep going, going," Williams told PEOPLE in 1982. "The myth of living fast, dying young affected me, but I've come out on the other side of it."

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's Mother Released from Hospital After Car Accident

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's Mother Released from Hospital After Car Accident

Originally posted 08/12/2014 04:25PM

Here's a guy who loves his momma.

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Zosia Mamet Reveals She's Had an Eating Disorder Since Age 8

Zosia Mamet: 'I've Struggled with an Eating Disorder Since I Was a Child'

Originally posted 08/12/2014 02:00PM

Zosia Mamet says she's suffered from an eating disorder for most of her life – in secret.

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Lady Gaga Hospitalized for Altitude Sickness | Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga Hospitalized for Altitude Sickness

Originally posted 08/07/2014 09:30AM

No, it's not a new stage prop.

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Filed Under: Health, Lady Gaga
Second American Ebola Victim Nancy Writebol Arrives in Atlanta

Second American Ebola Victim Nancy Writebol Arrives in Atlanta

Originally posted 08/05/2014 06:15PM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr Nancy Writebol, the second American stricken with the Ebola virus, has arrived at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment.

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PHOTO: See a Male Model Pose Shirtless with an Ileostomy Bag

Model Battling Chronic Bowel Disease Lands Shirtless Centerfold – with His Ileostomy Bag

Originally posted 08/05/2014 04:45PM

Blake Beckford's dreams of working in the fitness industry were crushed when he was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in 2003, but now he is defying odds and coming out on top.

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