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When My Child With Autism Was Diagnosed With Cancer

This week I want to share a guest post from Jess Block Nerren. Her son has autism and was recently diagnosed with cancer. Here is her heartfelt story:Autism and pediatric cancer. Autism and Hodgkins Lymphoma. No matter how you say those two together, it sounds tough.My son Royce, 8, with autism was diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma about 60 days ago, on March 3, 2014.We went to the hospital for back …

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Jack Osbourne Diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis

Just a few months after the birth of his first child, Jack Osbourne announced that he has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, The son of rocker Ozzy Osbourne became a dad for the first time in April of this year, when hisfiancee, Lisa Stelly, gave birth to a daughter – Pearl Clementine.

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Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Diagnosed With Cancer

Just two months after Black Sabbath announced plans to record a new studio album, the band shared the sad news that guitarist Tony Iommi has been diagnosed with cancer. The 63-year-old “Iron Man” is in the early stages of lymphoma, a cancer of the white blood cells in the immune system.

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How Many Women Are Diagnosed With Breast Cancer Each Year?

Breast cancer is a catchall phrase for a number of different types of cancer of the breast, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The type of breast cancer that develops is dependent upon the type of cells within the breast that develop into cancer cells. Breast cancer is the second most prevalent form of cancer among women in the United States, exceeded only by nonmelanoma skin cancer.