Filling the Funding Gap


More adults than kids get cancer, it’s true. That’s why governments and foundations fund more research for adult cancers—and we’re all for finding cures for adults. But look closer:

Adults

AVERAGE # OF YEARS OF LIFE LOST TO CANCER:

15

AVERAGE AGE AT CANCER DIAGNOSIS:

67

Kids

AVERAGE # OF YEARS OF LIFE LOST TO CANCER:

71

AVERAGE AGE AT CANCER DIAGNOSIS:

6

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