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‘It won’t kill you to mind your business’: Starbucks barista uses chemo excuse after customer asks why they’re wearing mask

'I work in a pharmacy and get yelled at for wearing a mask.'

On Oct 11, 2023 by Audra Schroeder

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‘I am in shock’: Cancer patient says his wife was suddenly fired—and her job knew about his illness

'at least she'll accompany me to the hospital a bit more in the meantime.'

On Jul 29, 2023 by Phil West

woman speaking in car with caption 'to prove that she was lying about having terminal bone cancer' (l) John Green the Fault In Our Stars book in front of greenery (c) woman speaking in car with caption 'I'm realizing that almost identical to the story plot of my wife's life' (r)

‘My jaw is on the floor’: Woman reveals ex-wife used the plot of ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ to lie about terminal cancer

The TikTok had quite the twist.

On Jan 11, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins

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‘These wellness influencers have a very puritanical way of looking at food’: Woman calls out TikTokers who claim Costco chicken causes cancer

'What they find wrong with the modern diet is any kind of convenience.'

On Oct 14, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo

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‘I was vulnerable at work and it was used against me’: Worker says he was reprimanded for opening up about his dad’s cancer to his boss

'NEVER tell your job your personal business.'

On Aug 31, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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‘You would think after spending $2 million on her medical expenses that the death would be free’: TikToker says hospital charged her $340 for confirmation of her daughter’s death

'She was not discharged, she died.'

On Aug 14, 2022 by Dan Latu

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‘I really do not care, I just wanna be tan’: Teenager called out over promoting cancer-causing TikTok tanning trend

'Be safe, wear sunscreen.'

On Jul 29, 2022 by Victoria Gagliardo-Silver

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Dr. Melissa Sell called tumors ‘purposeful adaptations’. Doctors debunk her claims

'Telling people tumors are evolutionary is truly insane.'

On Apr 29, 2022 by Kathleen Wong

Woman holding turpentine bottle caption 'They won't tell you this is a cure all even for cancer. If you want to clear parasites, treat respiratory infections, colds, eczema, cancer, read about Pine Oil aka pure gum springs turpentine' (l) Turpentine bottle warning label with red underllining 'Safety information: Keep out of reach of children. For external use only. May cause skin irritation' (r)

‘I’ll buy anything TikTok tells me to’: A TikTok ‘nurse’ is pushing turpentine cures—don’t be fooled

'People will believe anything on the internet.'

On Apr 15, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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Viewers accurately predict that popular finance TikToker has thyroid cancer

'Man the internet can be such a good place sometimes.'

On Aug 20, 2021 by Tricia Crimmins

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Man goes off on unvaccinated hospital patients in viral video, says wife who has cancer was released early to make room for them

His video has reportedly helped changed some people's minds when it comes to the vaccine.

On Aug 13, 2021 by Samira Sadeque

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Nurse calls out healthcare worker who works with child cancer patients for posting anti-vax video on TikTok

TikTok users criticized the healthcare worker for putting vulnerable children at risk.

On Aug 9, 2021 by Phil West

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Popular soccer ‘insider’ on Twitter exposed for faking cancer, catfishing

The person whose photo he used spoke out.

On Dec 22, 2020 by Phil West

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Alex Trebek, beloved ‘Jeopardy!’ host, dead at 80

Tributes for the icon are pouring in online.

On Nov 8, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

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Jeff Bridges reveals he’s been diagnosed with lymphoma

The 70-year-old actor says his 'prognosis is good.'

On Oct 20, 2020 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw