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11 cancers that are on the rise in kids, teens, and young adults

Age is the most significant risk factor for cancer, and the median age for a cancer diagnosis is 66 years old. While cancer in kids, teens, and young adults is pretty rare, there are at least 11 different forms of cancer that are on the rise in young people. Doctors […]
11 cancers that are on the rise in kids, teens, and young adults
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Steve Jobs had an extreme diet that included fasting for days and eating the same vegetables over and over again — here’s what Apple’s visionary cofounder liked to eat

Apple cofounder Steve Jobs had some peculiar eating habits. From an early age, Jobs would only eat fruits and vegetables, and fasted for several days at a time. When Jobs discovered he had pancreatic cancer, he went against doctors’ wishes and tried healing himself by pursuing an extreme vegetarian diet. […]
Steve Jobs had an extreme diet that included fasting for days and eating the same vegetables over and over again — here’s what Apple’s visionary cofounder liked to eat
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Alex Trebek has stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Here’s what that means.

Pancreatic cancer is very difficult to detect early – there’s no screening test for it, and symptoms don’t typically arise until it’s far advanced. The current 5-year survival rate is 9% among all pancreatic cancers in the US, according to the American Cancer Society. Advances in available chemotherapies have led […]
Alex Trebek has stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Here’s what that means.