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Young stomach cancer patient followed his gut feeling
November 19, 2019 | Zen Vuong
Jason Diaz was barely over 30 when he began having symptoms that his doctor dismissed as GERD. He knew in his gut, however, something more serious was wrong. He eventually was diagnosed with Stage 2 gastric cancer.