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Steve Jobs (1955—) As co-founder and CEO of Apple, Inc., Steve Jobs has won plaudits for his creativity and business savvy. He’s also hit the news multiple times as investors and the media try to figure out just what’s going on with his health.

In 2003 Jobs discovered that he had a rare form of pancreatic cancer, an islet cell neuroendocrine tumor. It can be treated surgically without having to undergo radiation and chemotherapy, but as a Buddhist and strict vegetarian, Jobs tried alternative therapies—including a rigorous diet—for nine months before reportedly undergoing a Whipple procedure at Stanford University Medical Clinic in 2004.

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If you have trouble getting cool in summer or if you sweat a lot during exercise, try using sandalwood oil as a splash on cologne. Sandalwood oil has cooling properties and is used in many Asian countries to cool the body when no air conditioning is available. It smells great and works as a natural coolant on the skin. It’s also great for acne, eczema and other skin problems that can be caused by sensitivity to heat. Regrettably, due to over cultivation in India, it's very difficult to find good quality sandalwood oil, unless you happen to visit the Mysore Provence in India or Dubai- where they sell all sorts of essential oils and fragrances.. Still, even diluted versions that can be found in the USA work pretty well to keep you cool in summer months. Try shops that sell incense or Indian goods, and if possible purchase the Mysore brand which regulated by the Indian Government and is the most pure oil available in most cases.


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