OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has told his company's shareholders in an open letter that he has been diagnosed with early-stage prostate cancer.
The 81-year-old CEO of Berkshire Hathaway said his condition is "not remotely life-threatening" or debilitating. He said he and his doctors have decided on a two-month treatment plan that is to begin in mid-July. Buffett said he was diagnosed April 11 and has received tests including a CAT scan, a bone scan and an MRI.
He says he feels great and that his energy level is 100 percent.