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Why is finding the source of a cancer cluster important?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Many noteworthy investigations of cancer clusters have saved the lives of future generations. The source was identified, the contributors were made accountable, and the toxins were removed from the environment.

Sadly though, 75% of investigations come up empty-handed or are dismissed. Still, finding the source of a cancer cluster is important because it can not only save lives but also add to a growing list of environmental toxins that humans should avoid.


This content originally appeared on doctoroz.com

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