It ‘shouldn’t take brain cancer’ for John McCain to show courage

By Al Weaver  A House Democratic candidate said this week that Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., has shown an amount of “courage” recently by standing up to President Trump, but lamented that this only happened after his brain cancer diagnosis. “I’ve been tweeting on occasion about saluting Bob Corker and John McCain and Jeff Flake – men…

Cancer Disparity

October was breast cancer month, with many fundraising events and coverage by the media. The top three cancers in women in order: lung, breast and colorectal. Why then is breast cancer awareness and funding so much more prevalent than the other two? Overall there are better treatments for all cancers, but it is a fact…

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Liu Xiaobo Died of Liver Cancer

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo died of liver cancer July 13, 2017. Liu, 61, was jailed for 11 years in 2009 for “inciting subversion of state power” after he helped write a petition known as “Charter 08” calling for sweeping political reforms. He was recently moved from prison to a hospital in the northeastern…

President Donald Trump and Cancer

Today is February 20, 2017, President’s Day and one month presidency of Donald Trump. To mark this historical moment, Kcancer reviewed excerpts Trump and Cancer from media. “Let no one be mistaken Donald Trump’s candidacy is a cancer on conservatism and it must be clearly diagnosed, excised, and discarded,” Rick Perry [1], former Texas Governor…

President Trump Donates $10,000 to Volunteer Whose Father Has Cancer

Shane Bouvet, 24, a Trump campaign volunteer, was invited by president Trump to attend his inauguration. Bouvet is a FedEx driver and his dad is battling cancer. He met with Trump backstage at Thursday night’s inaugural concert at the Lincoln Memorial. Trump called Bouvet’s father at the show and gave best wishes to his father….