Multi-talented Australian Kylie Minogue found out in 2005 that she had breast cancer. She says she was originally misdiagnosed, and that made it more difficult for the beautiful singer/songwriter/actress. She eventually had surgery to remove the cancer, and followed that up with chemotherapy treatments in her native Australia, as well as in her then-home in France. She has since made a full recovery, and tries to inspire woman to get routine mammograms. Photo credit: s_bukley / Shutterstock.com
As with most diseases though, chances of avoiding or surviving it greatly favor those who take good care of themselves. Cancer can be beat. Here are 10 prominent celebrities who have succeeded in doing so.