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Hello daily Brett and after a short hiatus a weekly report is back.
I'm Kaymer -- and week out talking about celebrities taking -- The -- more celebrities are speaking out and sharing their own personal health battles.
Even the problem is considered taboo here.
Magic Johnson shocked the nation in 1991.
When he announced his retirement from the Los Angeles Lakers -- -- an HIV positive that.
And the 1980s HIV was associated with a high level of stigma and discrimination.
-- mostly to gay men and IV drug users.
John emerged as a symbol of hope for millions of Americans battling HIV aids and later started a foundation by HIV education and prevention -- If you.
-- HIV positive.
Limits and you get to -- information from the hot -- so there's a doctor.
-- the health care provider that you can go to we'll make sure you know.
Who that is.
Italy did show -- announced last month that she underwent a double mastectomy.
A decision she made after learning she carried it genetic mutation that ERC 81 G increasing your odds of developing breast cancer by 87%.
And ovarian cancer by 50%.
The actress and on the sixth lost her own mother to ovarian cancer in 2000 -- -- and noted that the surgery did not make her feel like any laps and -- The decision at the controversial.
But no doubt -- agents.
And Jolene has gotten much attention to women's health and preventative medicine I've been very happy to see the discussion about women's health.
Expanded and that means the -- -- me.
Her -- to developing breast cancer surgery.
Less than 5%.
Good luck to her and her -- Actor Michael Douglas was diagnosed with stage four throat cancer in 2000 -- and it's been cancer free for more than two years.
The cause of this cancer is still unknown.
Original reports indicated it was years of heavy drinking and smoking that led to the defeat.
But in a recent interview with the guardian that suggests that cancer was caused by HPB.
In most common sexually transmitted the -- in the United States.
His publicist later stated quote.
That oral sex is a suspected cause but certain oral cancers but he referring to -- did not say it was the cause of his personal cancer.
For -- at what cost -- with his cancer his comments have brought this important subject out in the open.
This CDC estimates that in the USH -- me -- 12100 cases of cervical cancer.
17100 cases of oral cancers in women and 6700.
Cases of oral cancers in men.
There's currently a vaccine available to -- help protect against HPV infection.
Something that Douglas has spoken about in encourage.
So what do you think about -- -- putting their own medical battle out in the open regardless of what others might say.
Brave or simply too much information.
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