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Old 05-01-2019, 12:20 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by grimstock View Post
The Cancer Industry is Too Prosperous to Allow a Cure

'We have lost the war on cancer. At the beginning of the last century, one person in twenty would get cancer. In the 1940s it was one out of every sixteen people. In the 1970s it was one person out of ten. Today one person out of three gets cancer in the course of their life.
But cancer is generally a disease of old age. In the 1940s even smokers often died of other things before lung cancer. As average age increases, so do diseases of old age. How many Victorians had dementia? Vanishingly few as most were dead by 65.
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