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James Junes battled colon cancer in 2018 and again in 2023. He got an operation in October 2023 and is now back on tour. He encourages everyone to get checked. (Photo/James Junes)

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Humor Healing: James Junes uses the power of humor to overcome adversity
Navajo-Hopi comic recently recovered from second bout with cancer

Junes relied on his humor and strong faith to get him through his second bout of colon cancer, which was detected in spring 2023. At the time, he had already started his Humor Healing tour.

By Alexandra Wittenberg, Navajo-Hopi Observer February 6, 2024