Count to four.

Somebody around the world just had to say goodbye to a loved one because of cancer.

According to the World Health Organization, cancer is the second leading cause of death globally and was responsible for an estimated 9.6 million deaths in 2018. That’s insane.

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If we scale that to North America, that would be like if the entirety of New York City were to die and then after that ANOTHER million people.

So what’s going on?

Over the course of humanity, our bodies along with the advancements made in technology have been able to eradicate a multitude of diseases including smallpox, polio, measles, mumps and at this point in time even almost malaria! Yet despite the billions upon billions of dollars that have been put to cancer research, and the decades of research into the disease, there still isn’t a cure for…


Andy Zhu

16 year-old Emerging Tech Enthusiast

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