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When -- -- says in 1965 my fourteen year old sister was one of the first documented cases.
At the time was called hodgkin's disease.
At the time the doctor gave her less than six months of live thank god she lived to be 56 years -- still very young.
The forty see you Monday that the doctors gave her I guess that was considered America back then.
If that I'm sure what America pac man.
In 1950s they weren't you using -- So I actually don't know what what she -- -- assistant sixty -- of 65.
Here it is 65 church up.
Yeah and in early fifties this was nearly universally fatal disease -- and -- and organization on the session with the with just leukemia lymphoma society.
Which is the large national fund -- the morning right now to raise money for.
Patients have leukemia and lymphoma.
We look back there were an interception was 1954.
And even within their initial on communications and for several years they have a communication about leukemia.
Saying that it's a 100% fatal and you look at lymphoma the time hodgkin's and non -- and again almost universally fatal so it shows you how much we com.
And then benefited from research.
And from generosity of individuals contributing.
Yes I -- Atlanta mayor -- cancer drive if you're doing -- -- for hodgkin's.
-- go to Kenya in the book looking he's decided that you should doctors since those speaking have plenty -- hearing you right about six months to live.
What do you think about that she's giving patients.
There prognosis in other words.
For example we type we know somebody -- -- -- -- diagnosed with ovarian cancer and resume.
Some somebody told me that she was told by someone.
We have two years left to live.
But recently about Cecily is doctors say that to them in you can suffering from personal experience as well -- should we be saying that the patients that you have two years of live three -- to live from six months to live.
Well I I personally would shed come and I think -- we -- -- -- I I think -- definitely -- -- -- my feeling is -- -- Cancer care of these days and and cancer treatments are not only about care.
But often times many times -- -- about preserving quality of life.
And so they think it's critical in the treatment decision that a patient and me that patient and their families select from.
If you know you only have.
Six months to years three years to live.
Com I think it's really gonna pop probably change -- temperature -- you -- one one pursue demand don't want you know we're -- in the hospital for.
For three months or six weeks or anything along those lines if you only have minimal -- live.
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