Ivan Noble – “not defeated”

By Nic Price on 29 January 2005 — 1 min read

Ivan Noble has posted his final “tumour diary” entry.

Ivan is a technology journalist at the BBC. He was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumour in 2002 and has kept an online diary of his life since. He has become too ill to write.

His final plea:

I will end with a plea. I still have no idea why I ended up with a cancer, but plenty of other cancer patients know what made them ill.

If two or three people stop smoking as a result of anything I have ever written then the one of them who would have got cancer will live and all my scribblings will have been worthwhile.

I wish peace to Ivan, his family and friends.

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