This week marks the beginning of No-Shave November — a month-long journey dedicated to raising funds for those battling cancer. The web-based non-profit organization aims to bring awareness to hair loss and the many other brutal side-effects of the disease in encouraging participants to embrace hair growth by donating the money that they would typically […]

NeNe Leakes and husband, Gregg shared good news with fans on Monday. Leakes shared a photo of Gregg holding a sign that said “No Cancer found…Praise God!” Gregg has been in a struggling battle with cancer, which was revealed in most of the couple’s storyline on the Real Housewives of Atlanta last season. NeNe previously […]

LL Cool J and his wife of 24 years, Simone, have teamed up for a new campaign with the American Cancer Society-Beat Cancer Like A Boss. In 2004, Simone was diagnosed with stage 3 chondrosarcoma-a rare type of bone cancer. The treatment involved a 15 hour surgery to replace the bone followed by intense rehab. […]

Nene Leakes from Real Housewives of Atlanta posted a photo of her husband, Gregg Leakes “ringing the bell!” The ringing of the bell signifies the completion of six months of chemotherapy. If you have been following their story, Gregg, who was diagnosed with colon cancer, originally said he would not do chemo due to the […]

R&B singer August Alsina suffered a great loss, his sister passed away from cancer and now he’s raising his three nieces on his own. In a recent interview with The Shaderoom, August was asked how he was handling the situation and he got very emotional. This one is a tear jerker so get ready.   […]

Markell is known as “Mr. Hollywood” – he is a 15 year old boy diagnosed with Osteosarcoma, with an unstoppable creative spirit and passion for life among all of his adversity. From the creators of My Last Days, Unstoppable is a four-part series in partnership with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee that […]

4/13/17- Charlie Murphy undoubtedly was one of the funniest comedians of all time. The TJMS pays tribute to the funny man in a moving collection of interviews from fellow comedians. Listen below.

Sadly, comedian Charlie Murphy passed away on Wednesday after losing his battle with leukemia. Celebs and fans were shocked by the devastating news and took to social media to share their condolences. The funny man made a name for himself in Hollywood while his brother, Eddie Murphy, was the biggest comedic star on the planet. […]

Leah Still's neuroblastoma continues to stay in remission after being diagnosed in 2014.

Social media exploded over the weekend after news broke that Bishop Eddie Long, the controversial televangelist passed away following a long battle with an aggressive form of cancer. According to reports, Bishop Christopher C. Smith addressed New Birth Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday saying, “Today it is with great sadness I announce that our bishop has transitioned. […]

The legendary songstress died on Friday after battling pancreatic cancer.


Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green discusses her groundbreaking research and what inspired her to become a pioneer in this area of medical care.