Shelby Black

Shelby Black

Shelby Black is a journalist and contributor to SurvivorNet. Follow her work at

‘The Bachelor’s’ Tia Booth Reveals Dad’s Stage 4 Colon Cancer Diagnosis; What To Know About This Disease

Cancer Patients and Survivors Are Not at Higher Risk of Death from COVID-19, Study Finds; What You Need to Know

‘Love Island’ Star Demi Jones, 21, Says Lump On Her Neck Might Be Thyroid Cancer and Shares Important Message About Self-Advocacy

‘Below Deck’ Reality Star Tony Drewitt-Barlow Is Focusing On Future Plans With Family Despite Ongoing Throat Cancer Battle

A Cancer Survivor Was Shamed On An Airline For Her Clothing: ‘My Sweatshirt Gave My Sentiments On Something That’s Tried To Kill Me Twice’

Should Cancer Patients Receive Full Body Scans Before Being Declared In Remission? A Warrior’s Final Wish

Lung Cancer Screening Has Come a Long Way, But Only 10% of Eligible People Take Advantage

Remembering American Fashion Designer Liz Claiborne Who Died Nearly 14 Years Ago From Peritoneal Cancer — What is This Rare Type of Cancer?

The Chick Mission Founders Both Beat Cancer and Made a Shocking Discovery; Why They’re Fighting for Fertility Preservation Rights

Remember When Comedian Kathy Griffin Got a Pap Smear on TV? Did This Impact Cervical Cancer Screenings?

Remembering ’80s Actor Paul Gleason, From ‘Trading Places’ & ‘The Breakfast Club,’ Who Died of Mesothelioma — New Treatments Are Finally Available

Minority Communities Are Not Receiving Adequate Genetic Testing For Breast & Ovarian Cancer, Study Finds; This Can Be a Life-Saving Resource


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