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The stuff around you that’s trying to kill you.

Joan Deare lived a healthy life – she didn’t smoke or drink excessively, and ate healthily and exercised regularly. No one in her immediate family had ever had cancer. So when she started getting stomach aches in mid-2010, she took an over-the-counter remedy and carried on as usual.

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