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Is Childhood Cancer Rare?

Generally speaking, when people talk about cancers, they like to quote the numbers.  Sadly, some point to the 36 kids a day diagnosed and 2,400 deaths per year and say they are small numbers compared to the adults diagnosed.  Some … Continue reading

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Searching for Gold

In the 1800’s, thousands flocked to the California hills for the great gold rush. Today, there’s a gold rush occurring in Peru where, each day, 40,000 or more people with pickaxes and crude hydraulic drills work the shaft mines of … Continue reading

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