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American Idol Alum Joanne Borgella Dies

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American Idol Alum Joanne Borgella Dies at 32

Originally posted 10/18/2014 08:15PM

Joanne Borgella, a contestant on season 7 of American Idol, died on Saturday morning after battling cancer. She was 32.

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Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard: Why I'm Ending My Life in Less Than Three Weeks

Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard: Why I'm Ending My Life in Less Than Three Weeks

Originally posted 10/15/2014 08:00AM

Born with the soul of an adventurer and the heart of a warrior, Brittany Maynard has been ice climbing in Ecuador and kayaking in Patagonia and has cared for orphans in Nepal.

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Diem Brown Hospitalized with 'Unending' Pain, Vows: 'I'm Fighting'

Diem Brown Hospitalized with 'Unending' Pain, Vows: 'I'm Fighting'

Originally posted 10/13/2014 12:00PM

Diem Brown has a simple message for those who would count her out during her third and most brutal battle yet in her decade-long war with cancer.

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Filed Under: Cancer, Health, Diem Brown
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Amy Robach One Year After Cancer: 'I'm Almost at 100 Percent' | Amy Robach

Amy Robach One Year After Cancer: 'I'm Almost at 100 Percent'

Originally posted 10/10/2014 03:30PM

It's not the happiest anniversary, but Good Morning America host Amy Robach is making the best of it.

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Barbara Walters Reveals Her Breast Cancer Scare

Barbara Walters Reveals Her Breast Cancer Scare

Originally posted 10/09/2014 09:20PM

As the top honoree at the Breast Cancer Research Foundation luncheon on Thursday, former The View co-host Barbara Walters revealed her own very personal connection to the cause.

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Morrissey Reveals He Had Cancer: 'If I Die, Then I Die'

Morrissey Reveals He's Been Treated for Cancer: 'If I Die, Then I Die'

Originally posted 10/07/2014 12:20PM

British rocker Morrissey has battled cancer, he revealed to a Spanish newspaper.

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Kellie Pickler Not Shaving Her Head Again, but Still Fighting for a Cause this Breast Cancer Awareness Month

UpdatePosted 10/03/2014 06:30AM

Kellie Pickler Not Shaving Her Head Again, but Still Fighting for a Cause this Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Originally posted 10/02/2014 12:00PM

Blush and bashful were just two of the many shades of pink at the invitation-only Eat. Drink. Party Pink event in Nashville on Tuesday, a kickoff to Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A sea of pink-clad guests mingled on a pink carpet, amongst pink lights, sipping pink cocktails. The only thing not drenched in the hue? The event hosts Amy Grant and Kellie Pickler.

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Diem Brown Hospitalized Again as New Tumor Delays Chemo

Diem Brown Hospitalized Again as New Tumor Delays Chemo

Originally posted 09/27/2014 09:20AM

Diem Brown is facing another tough setback.

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VIDEO: Cyndi Lauper & Sara Bareilles Mash Up 'True Colors' & 'Brave'

Watch This Inspiring Mash Up of 'True Colors' and 'Brave' (VIDEO)

Originally posted 09/26/2014 03:30PM

When it comes to fighting pediatric cancer, Hoda Kotb, Cyndi Lauper and Sara Bareilles make a good team.

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Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge Talk Breast Cancer, Sex After 50

Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge Talk Breast Cancer, Sex After 50

Originally posted 09/26/2014 12:45PM

As Breast Cancer Awareness Month approaches, two of music's most high-profile survivors are speaking out about winning their battles with the disease.

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