Tag Archives: Leukemia

  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Diagnosed With Leukemia

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Diagnosed With Leukemia

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has leukemia, although he claims his long-term outlook is good.  Abdul-Jabbar in an interview on Monday revealed that he has Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia, a cancer of the blood and bone marrow that produces cancerous blood cells.  The disease was diagnosed in December, and he has been treating it with a variety […]