What It Takes to Get a Cancer Doctor to Say ‘Cured’

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War on Cancer: Why Some Doctors Are Using the Word 'Cure'

Some patients with advanced cancer and their doctors are tentatively whispering a word they hadn’t dared to utter before: “cure.”

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