Dog the Bounty Hunter's wife Beth Chapman is in a medically induced coma, NBC News reports. Chapman, 51, underwent successful surgery to remove a cancerous tumor from her throat in 2017.
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August Alsina is mourning the loss of his late brother's girlfriend, Chandra, who lost her battle with cancer on Christmas Day. The R&B singer took to social media on Wednesday to pay tribute to Chandra, the girlfriend of his older brother Melvin LaBranch III, who was fatally shot in New Orleans in 2010.
Fatima Smith, mother of Los Angeles Lakers forward Michael Beasley, died of cancer on Sunday. Beasley, 29, shared a photo of his mom on Instagram.com on Sunday. He captioned the image "Mommy" alongside an angel emoji.
Gabe Solis, ex-husband of reality TV star Trina Braxton, passed away in his native Texas on Friday after a secret battle with cancer. He was 43.
The legendary queen of soul Aretha Franklin, winner of 18 Grammy Awards, lost her long battle with pancreatic cancer on Thursday in her Detroit home.
Condolences are pouring in from across the country and around the world for the greatest soul singer to ever live.
There are conflicting reports about Aretha Franklin's prognosis after Roger Friedman broke the news Saturday that the Queen of Soul was on her death bed in a Detroit hospital.
A family member has confirmed reports that the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is on her death bed in a hospital in her native Detroit. Aretha's cousin Cendia Franklin tells RadarOnline exclusively that the singer is "very ill".
Joe Jackson, father of music superstars Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson, lost his battle with pancreatic cancer following a long illness. he was 89.
Dog the Bounty Hunter and his wife Beth Chapman, who was diagnosed with stage 2 throat cancer, were spotted arriving at LAX airport on Sunday. Beth, 49, and her husband Duane "the Dog" Chapman, 64, return to television in a new documentary.
Shark Tank star Daymond John has stage 2 thyroid cancer. The 48-year-old businessman revealed his diagnosis to ABC anchor Robin Roberts on Good Morning America on Wednesday.
John said a growth was removed from his thyroid gland, and doctors determined the growth was stage 2 cancer.
Comedian Charlie Murphy passed away today after a long battle with leukemia. He was 57.
While Murphy's younger brother, Eddie Murphy, pursued fame and fortune as a standup comedian, Charlie embarked on a crime spree that ended when he was discharged from jail and joined the Navy in 1978.
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Sad news. Terminally ill cancer patient Ebony Banks, of Houston, Texas, died 4 days after meeting her idol Beyoncé Knowles.
When Ebony learned her stage IV cancer was terminal, she told her family her biggest wish was to meet Beyoncé before she died.
Bishop Eddie Long has lost his battle with cancer, a New Birth Baptist Church spokesperson confirmed in a statement on Sunday. He was 63.
The church released a statement on Sunday, saying Mr. Long waged a "gallant private fight with an aggressive form of cancer.".
The NBA's beloved sideline announcer Craig Sager lost his long battle with acute myeloid leukemia (cancer of the blood). He was 65.
Remember Stitches, the rapper who was stomped and beaten to a bloody pulp by rap mogul The Game's manager?
The 20-year-old Miami native, whose real name is Phillip Katsabanis, announced he has cancer on his private Instagram account over the weekend.
But some people in his camp say he's lying. This isn't the 1st time the troubled rapper claimed to have cancer.
Rapper-turned-chef and restauranteur Mia X reveals she was diagnosed with uterine cancer.
Mia confirmed her cancer diagnosis in a post on Instagram.com on Wednesday. She explained that she learned her diagnosis in 2015 -- a year after she donated to The National Breast Cancer Foundation.
Bowie was best known for his #1 hits "Let's Dance" and "Fame". He released his last studio album, Blackstar, on his 69th birthday.
Bowie was born David Jones in London, England on Jan. 8, 1947. He is survived by his wife of 24 years, former supermodel Iman, and their daughter Alexandria Zahra Jones, 15. Bowie also has a son, Duncan Jones, 44, from a previous relationship.
Pop icon Janet Jackson is reportedly undergoing tests to confirm throat cancer. The 49-year-old Diva canceled dates on her world tour while she recovers from surgery to remove polyps on her vocal cords.
Tests will determine if the polyps are cancerous.
If Jackson is diagnosed with throat cancer, she will undergo chemotherapy and radiation treatments.
After undergoing surgery today, rapper Boosie BadAzz says he is cancer-free.
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Rapper Boosie BadAzz shocked the hip hop world when he announced that he was diagnosed with kidney cancer recently. Boosie made the announcement on Instagram.com. He quickly deleted the post, but his announcement left many unanswered questions.
Such as how can he be diagnosed with bilateral kidney cancer and he's still on tour?
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Rapper Boosie just announced he has kidney cancer. The rapper posted the announcement on Instagram then deleted the post.
This is what Boosie wrote:
“I need all my fans to pray for me. Doctor just told me I have cancer on my kidneys. Prayer is power, that’s why I’m letting the world know prayfaboosie.”
The woman covered in dust and debris in an iconic photo taken in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist in NYC attack has died.
Marcy Borders, 42, succumbed to stomach cancer on Monday night, her brother confirmed to NBC News.
Borders learned she had stomach cancer in August last year.
Former President Jimmy Carter opened up to reporters about his stage 4 liver cancer during a press conference at the Carter Center in Atlanta today.
Former President Jimmy Carter has been diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. The announcement was made in a press release from the Carter Center in Atlanta. Carter will turn 91 in October.
Cincinnati Bengals player Devon Still took to social media to ask his followers for prayers for his 5-year-old daughter Leah Still, who suffered a setback in her cancer ordeal.
Leah experience complications after going into the hospital on May 5th for a stem cell transplant.
Superstar Taylor Swift's mother is battling cancer. The 25-year-old singer revealed her mother's cancer diagnosis in a Tumblr post on Thursday.
Taylor and Finlay, 57, are pictured in NYC during happier times in a photo dated Dec. 22, 2014.
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Have you ever attempted to swallow food and it feels like it's stuck in your throat (or somewhere in your upper chest)? Panic slowly begins to rise as it seems like your throat is starting to close and you feel like you can't breathe. You feel like you're choking until you drink something to get the food moving again.
If you've ever had that choking experience with food -- and it occurs quite often -- you may have cancer of the esophagus.
Grammy-winning gospel legend Andrae Crouch has died in a Los Angeles hospital. He was 72.
Crouch was known for his energetic, soul-stirring gospel songs. But he also wrote or produced music for Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley, and Paul Simon among others.
Crouch died at a Los Angeles area hospital where he had been hospitalized since Saturday.
Former ESPN Anchor Stuart Scott died Sunday morning following a long battle with cancer. He was 49.
Scott was diagnosed with appendiceal cancer (cancer of the appendix) after he underwent an emergency appendectomy in 2007. An appendectomy is a surgical procedure to remove an inflamed and painful appendix. This condition is called appendicitis.