As the linked piece notes, one of the reasons this cancer has such a high mortality rate is that it is often caught too late. Fortunately, there is reason to hope this was not the case with Justice Ginsburg.
Carol Platt Liebau is an attorney, political commentator and guest radio talk show host based near New York. Learn more about her new book, "Prude: How the Sex-Obsessed Culture Hurts Young Women (and America, Too!)" here.