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Warren Buffett diagnosed with cancer

Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett

Veteran billionaire investor Warren Buffett says he will continue with his daily routine depite having been diagnosed with stage one prostate cancer.

In a letter to Berkshire Hathaway investors, Buffett described the condition as “not remotely life-threatening or debilitating”.

Tests have shown no traces of cancer elsewhere in his body.

Buffett says a two-month treatment of daily radiation to begin in mid-July will restrict his travel but not his daily routine.

“I feel great – as if I were in my normal excellent health – and my energy level is 100 per cent,” he adds.

“I will let shareholders know immediately should my health situation change. Eventually, of course, it will; but I believe that day is a long way off.”

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