The "Jeopardy!" host admitted he briefly wondered "if it really was worth fighting on" as he fought depression, chemo effects and issues with his bodily functions.
Ken Craft, the president and CEO of the charity, talks to Yahoo about getting the initial call from the "Jeopardy!" host — and everything that transpired after. Trebek, who is fighting pancreatic
Little Alex was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a rare form of cancer earlier this year.
"I didn't take skin cancer seriously after my first diagnosis."
"My doctor said I should spend plenty of time with my kids while I am feeling well."
ESPN reporter, Edward Aschoff, died at 34 years old. It wasn't until after his death that a lung biopsy revealed he had stage 4 non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Alex Trebek is getting candid about his health as he continues his fight against stage four pancreatic cancer.
"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek’s wife of nearly 30 years, Jean, is struggling right along with him as he continues to undergo treatment for pancreatic cancer.
Amy Palmer, 30, noticed she had a lump on her breast while nursing Lenny, who was then five months old.
A study from researchers in Japan found that even moderate amounts of drinking alcohol can increase cancer risk.
Shannen Doherty says that she's very different than before her cancer diagnosis. “It allowed me to be more vulnerable,” she tells Yahoo Entertainment.
“He had a relapse and he’s going back into the hospital on Monday,” Criss Angel revealed to a TMZ cameraman on Tuesday at Los Angeles International Airport.
Cancer patients have revealed their surgery scars as part of a new photo series aiming to depict the “gritty and raw reality” of the illness.Some 16 men and women took part in the “Defiance” project, released as part of Cancer Research UK and Channel 4’s Stand Up To Cancer fundraising campaign.Photographer Ami Barwell, who took the images, called the project an “act of rebellion”.She said: “Cancer isn't pretty, it can be dark, painful and destructive. But we aren't playing to cancer's rules. These people are strong, beautiful and, most of all, defiant.”READ MORE: Women ditch their bras for breast cancer awarenessBarwell previously shot the “Mastectomy” project in 2017, which was inspired by her mother undergoing the surgery after suffering from breast cancer twice.She said: “My previous Mastectomy series was inspired by my mum, who has had breast cancer twice, and a mastectomy, so this was a subject very close to my heart.“I wanted to raise as much awareness for breast cancer as possible, showing women baring their scars in a series of gritty and honest portraits. I received emails from women worldwide explaining how my photographs had inspired them and given them strength.READ MORE: Two women with incurable breast cancer set up 'Secondary Sisters' support group“For many, these were the first photographs they'd seen showing women post-mastectomy as beautiful, sexy, strong and amazing. I knew I had to carry on raising awareness with Stand Up To Cancer and empowering people through my photographs.”One in two people will develop some form of cancer during their lifetime, according to the NHS. In the UK, the four most common types of cancer are breast cancer; lung cancer; prostate cancer; and bowel cancer. Cancer Support UK offers physical and emotional support to people with all kinds of cancer across the UK.