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FROM SI: Devon Still Shares That His Daughter Leah's Cancer Is Still in Remission

FROM SI: Devon Still Shares That His Daughter Leah's Cancer Is Still in Remission

Originally posted 07/29/2015 12:10AM

"Just the email I needed heading into camp..the tests from today came back negative #LeahStrong," Still wrote in an Instagram post on Tuesday

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Christina Applegate Feels 'Super Grateful' to Be Cancer-Free for 7 Years

Christina Applegate Feels 'Super Grateful' to Be Cancer-Free for 7 Years

Originally posted 07/28/2015 02:10PM

Seven years after undergoing a double mastectomy after she was diagnosed with an early form of breast cancer, Christina Applegate says she doesn't take life for granted.

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It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Superhero Window Washers Who Surprise Children in the Hospital

Superhero Window Washers Surprise Sick Children at Hospital

Originally posted 07/27/2015 04:40PM

For a little while on Friday, dozens of sick children forgot they were in the hospital.

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Wisconsin Mom with Terminal Cancer Writes Cards for 4-Year-Old Daughter to Open Throughout Her Life

Wisconsin Mom with Terminal Cancer Writes Cards for 4-Year-Old Daughter to Open Throughout Her Life

Originally posted 07/23/2015 02:00PM

Heather McManamy knows she won't live long enough to help her young daughter navigate life's biggest challenges – so she's writing a series of cards for the 4-year-old to read during significant moments in the years to come.

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Watch the University of Wisconsin Marching Band Surprise a Woman After Last Chemotherapy Treatment

Watch the University of Wisconsin Marching Band Surprise a Woman After Last Chemotherapy Treatment

Originally posted 07/23/2015 10:15AM

When Ann Trachtenberg began chemotherapy for breast cancer over five months ago, she joked to her niece that she wanted a marching band to escort her out of her final treatment.

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Amber Marchese's Blog: How My Children Bring Me Peace as I Battle Cancer

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Amber Marchese's Blog: How My Children Bring Me Peace as I Battle Cancer

Originally posted 07/22/2015 05:05PM

Amber Marchese, star of The Real Housewives of New Jersey , is blogging about her second battle with cancer for PEOPLE. After surviving breast cancer in 2009, she discovered a lump, which turned out to be cancerous, in her right breast in April. Marchese will share updates on her treatment and how she is coping with this second round of the deadly disease with prayer, a positive outlook and the help of her family.

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Shahs of Sunset's Jessica Parido Shares Her Inspiring Battle with Leukemia

Shahs of Sunset's Jessica Parido Shares Her Inspiring Battle with Leukemia

Originally posted 07/22/2015 12:50PM

Jessica Parido had everything going for her.

As a 14-year-old high school freshman, the future Shahs of Sunset star had booked the lead role in the school play and was ready for her chance to shine.

But Parido would never make it onto that stage.

After weeks of feeling "weak and tired," Parido says she was pulled out of class by her father, who gave her some shocking news: She had been diagnosed with leukemia.

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Survivor Winner Ethan Zohn Is Engaged!

Survivor Winner Ethan Zohn Is Engaged!

Originally posted 07/21/2015 09:30AM

The tribe has spoken: Survivor winner Ethan Zohn is ready to wed the love of his life.

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Chasing Life's Krysta Rodriguez on Playing a Cancer Patient After Revealing Her Own Diagnosis: 'It's Been Restorative to My Soul'

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Chasing Life's Krysta Rodriguez on Playing a Cancer Patient After Revealing Her Own Diagnosis: 'It's Been Restorative to My Soul'

Originally posted 07/20/2015 04:45PM

Krysta Rodriguez of Chasing Life battles cancer both on screen and off – an experience she describes as "cathartic."

The stage, TV and movie actress, who plays main character April's (Italia Ricci) fellow patient Vanessa on the ABC Family drama, revealed her own breast cancer diagnosis in February.

"Just the fact that I was asked to play this role means so much to me," Rodriguez, 30, tells PEOPLE. "It's been restorative to my soul and my treatment. It really gave me something to look forward to."

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Texas Mom Asks for Birthday Cards for Son with Rare Brain Tumor: 'It Helps Him Continue to Fight'

Texas Mom Asks for Birthday Cards for Son with Rare Brain Tumor: 'It Helps Him Continue to Fight'

Originally posted 07/16/2015 02:30PM

Tanisha Davis is calling upon the kindness of strangers to make her son's 10th birthday a special one as he battles a rare form of cancer.

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