Under 'Trumpcare,' women battling metastatic cancer worry they'll be seen as 'lost cause'
Amanda Petersen wants people to know that having metastatic breast cancer doesn't define her. The 40-year-old West Virginia native is also a wife, a stepmother, a proud aunt and an advocate who works to support other people with terminal cancer. Part of the freedom to define herself, she said, has
School rallies behind beloved crossing guard as she battles cancer
A Texas elementary school is showing their support for a beloved crossing guard after she was diagnosed with cancer. Staff and students at the Rusk School in Houston have already raised $5,850 of their $10,000 goal on behalf of Sanjuana Torres, 59, who has worked at the school for 20 years. "I was
Inside the life of 'All My Children' creator Agnes Nixon
For over four decades, murder, deceit, kidnappings and all kinds of hysteria ensued. It was small-town America portrayed in a sensational way against the backdrop of a more innocent time. It was pre-social media, before skyrocketing divorce rates , and before bad behavior was celebrated or
An iconic composer looks back
ABC News' Andrea Dresdale chats with Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken about "Beauty and the Beast" and "Newsies."
Erin Andrews Shares Details About Battle With Cervical Cancer
Andrews, 38, revealed to Sports Illustrated she underwent surgery for cervical cancer in October 2016 and got the all-clear from her doctor, with no need for radiation or chemotherapy.
Index: Deadly Plane Crash at Airport in Tucson, Arizona
ABC News' David Muir reports the stories people have been buzzing about all week.
First Uterus Transplant in US Gives Hope to Women With Rare Condition
For some women with a rare condition that has left them with little hope of bearing children, news of the first ever uterus transplant in the U.S. has offered hope that they may be able to carry children of their own. The procedure was done on Wednesday as part of a study at Cleveland Clinic.
What You Need to Know About Uterus Transplants
Doctors at the Cleveland Clinic said this week they will attempt to give 10 women the chance to be pregnant by providing them with a uterine transplant. Who Will Undergo Surgery? The study announced this week will attempt to help women unable to carry a pregnancy to term because of uterine factor
Model Elly Mayday Credits Instinct for Leading Her to Cancer Diagnosis
Plus-size model Elly Mayday credits listening to her own instincts with saving her life from a devastating cancer diagnosis. Mayday, 27, says she suffered extreme pain in her lower back and abdomen for two years. The pain was so severe she went to the emergency room multiple times. According to the
Model Says Trusting Her Instincts Saved Her Life From Cancer
Elly Mayday suffered extreme pain for two years before being diagnosed with stage 3 ovarian cancer.