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About Lance Armstrong
One of the world's best cyclists by the age of 25, Lance Armstrong's competitive nature helped him confront late stage testicular cancer that had spread to his abdomen, lungs and brain. In 1997, he established the Lance Armstrong Foundation, now known by its powerful brand – LIVESTRONG® – to serve people and families affected by cancer.
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About This Talk
In an interview with oncologist David Agus, Armstrong talks about why he enlisted his celebrity to fight cancer, how patients can advocate for themselves, and the obligation of the cured.
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