I explain a new paradigm for cancer in which it is not rare, hereditary, nor incurable. Cancer is explained in terms of inevitable genetic mutation that is a normal feature of living but that is constantly being prevented and cured throughout our lives.
Sadly, Alex Trebec announced today that he has advanced pancreatic cancer.
Cancer is not one thing, incurable, always deadly, hereditary, or rare
There is no need to abandon optimism, science, and purpose. We just need to focus on what works.
Cancer is common, fragile, curable by cell suicide or immune surveillance, and most associated with aging.