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Julia Louis-Dreyfus Reveals Cancer Diagnosis

Star of the hit series Veep and Seinfeld and SNL alum Julia Louis-Dreyfus revealed today that she's been diagnosed with cancer.

Louis-Dreyfus, 56, shared the news in a note posted to Twitter:

As fans of her work, the news is shocking to all of here at b98.7 and we wish her the best in her battle.

While we can't do anything to help the actress directly, we can use her announcement as a chance to help spread the word about the importance of regular screenings and early detection. If you haven't been checked, schedule an appointment with your doctor for an exam today.

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