NBC Newsman Tom Brokaw Battling Cancer

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1B60CB3FFormer NBC Nightly News host Tom Brokaw is undergoing treatment for cancer, the network announced Tuesday.

Brokaw, now an NBC News Special Correspondent, was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow, back in August.

“With the exceptional support of my family, medical team and friends, I am very optimistic about the future and look forward to continuing my life, my work and adventures still to come,” Brokaw said in a statement. “I remain the luckiest guy I know.”



Comments (4)

  • Best wishes to Mr. Brokaw for a complete recovery. Always a class act.

    Comment by Lindasays – February 11, 2014 04:14 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Second that

      Comment by Derek Johnson – February 11, 2014 05:05 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I was so sorry to hear this. My thoughts and prayers go out to Mr. Brokaw and I hope that he will have a fast and speedy recovery from this cancer. He is without a doubt, ” A CLASS ACT”!

    Comment by Pat – February 12, 2014 07:59 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Best wishes to Mr. Brokaw for a speedy recovery.

    Comment by maggie – February 12, 2014 10:45 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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