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Cancer May be Life's Panic Button

Ken Burns' documentary on Cancer "the Emperor of all Maladies," was extraordinary, especially for me because most of the documented battle has occurred over my lifetime allowing me to closely identify with its twists and turns. And, with the advent of immunotherapy, it seems that the war might at last truly be nearing its end, but our hopes have been dashed before. In this essay I offer another thought that wasn't suggested in the film.