Anne McCarthy

Anne McCarthy

Anne McCarthy is a freelance journalist and editor based in New York City. She is a contributing writer to the BBC, The Guardian, Ms. Magazine, Teen Vogue, The Huffington Post, and more.

‘Well, That Was Fun!’: Breast Cancer Survivor Rita Wilson, 64, Raps at Emmy Awards in Honor of Late Biz Markie

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‘Everyone Should Get Tested But Especially if You are a Black Man,’ Says Saxophonist James Casey Following Colon Cancer Diagnosis

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A 38-Year-Old Dad Diagnosed with Stage 4 Thyroid Cancer Given Months to Live, Clinical Trial Saves His Life; Advocate for Your Health

‘I Felt Really Adrift’ Says Author Kate Bowler On Being Diagnosed with Stage 4 Colon Cancer at 35; How to Screen for this Disease

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Amputate Leg or Terminate Pregnancy: 28 Year-Old Bone & Lung Cancer Fighter Told She Must Choose

These 3 Sisters Were Each Diagnosed with Breast Cancer; Doctors Said It Was a Coincidence; Why It’s Important to Know Your Family History

‘The People You Love Are the Most Important’ Says Cancer Thriver Olivia Newton-John, 72, in New Interview


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