Will.i.am, Shawn Mendes and other celebs have pledged their support for World Cancer Day…

We all know someone affected by cancer, and celebs are no different.

This is why celebs are using their voices to help raise awareness about cancer prevention.  Joined by a number of world-famous musicians, Will.i.am says, “We all have the power to reduce the impact of cancer, so this 4th February, I will join the fight against cancer – please join us.”

Cancer has hit close to home for many of the musicians.

In the video, Will.i.am is joined by another Black Eyed Peas star, Taboo, who was diagnosed and treated for testicular cancer in 2014.

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Another of the musicians in the video who knows what it’s like to fight cancer is Nile Rodgers who was given the all-clear after three years of fighting an aggressive form of prostate cancer.

While cancer doesn’t discriminate, following a healthy lifestyle, knowing the warning signs of cancer and talking to your doctor about when you should have certain cancer screenings, could help you prevent cancer or treat the condition in an early stage.

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