15 Celebrity Cancer Survivors Who Will Inspire You

You don’t have to be a superhero, or a superstar to stand up to cancer. Not only did these celebs beat cancer, in most cases, they didn’t let it slow them down one bit! Find out what you can do to help the fight against cancer with Stand Up To Cancer.

1. Cynthia Nixon (Breast Cancer)

2. Michael C. Hall (Hodgkin’s Lymphoma)

3. Olivia Newton-John (Breast Cancer)

4. Michael Douglas (Throat Cancer)

5. Jaclyn Smith (Breast Cancer)

6. Fran Drescher (Uterine Cancer)

7. Christina Applegate (Breast Cancer)

8. Rod Stewart (Thyroid Cancer)

9. Sharon Obsourne (Colon Cancer)

10. Sheryl Crow (Breast Cancer)

11. Edie Falco (Breast Cancer)

12. Robert De Niro (Prostate Cancer)

13. Tom Green (Testicular Cancer)

14. Kathy Bates (Ovarian Cancer)

15. Melissa Etheridge (Breast Cancer)

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