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Rod Stewart fought off thyroid cancer

Former Small Faces frontman and solo sex god, Rod Stewart, was diagnosed with thyroid cancer, which is considered a common thyroid disorder, in 1999 – an event he says, that has profoundly affected his life. At first, it was thought that the rock star had a benign vocal nodule (another common occurrence among singers who […]

Nick Ashford died of throat cancer

Nick Ashford, who enjoyed a great career with wife Valerie Simpson during which they wrote hit Motown songs such as “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”, “Reach Out and Touch Somebody’s Hand” and “I’m Every Woman”, died as a result of throat cancer at the age of 70 in April 2011. Ashford, from Michigan, met Valerie […]

Michael Douglas does not have three months to live

Images of Michael Douglas recently appeared in The National Enquirer in which the actor looked exceptionally frail and emaciated, suggesting that the Wallstreet star  – who has been diagnosed with cancer, might not have long to live. A representative for the actor spoke out against any reports that the star might be ailing, telling the speculation […]

Michael Douglas says tumor is gone

Five months after being diagnosed with late-stage throat cancer, Michael Douglas has revelaed that his tumor is gone and that he is confident that he has beaten the cancer.

Michael Douglas on very unHollywood weight-gain diet

Hollywood and dieting are two terms that go hand in hand. But whereas the majority of celebrities are constantly striving to knock off the pounds, cancer-stricken Michael Douglas has been put on a diet to do just the contrary.

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