Perk Up: California Says Coffee Cancer Risk Insignificant
  • 3 June 2019
The rule, proposed a year ago by regulators, means coffee won't have to carry ominous...
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FDA Approves 1st Immunotherapy Drug to Treat Breast Cancer
  • 8 March 2019
Mount Sinai breast cancer specialist Dr. Amy Tiersten in New York called it "tremendously exciting...
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Cancer, Juries, and Scientific Certainty: The Monsanto Roundup Ruling Explained
  • 17 August 2018
Juries sometimes render verdicts on scientific questions, but that doesn’t mean their verdict is always...
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Does the Cancer Act of 1939 Make It Illegal to Cure Cancer?
  • 18 July 2018
The act, which has had all but one of its provisions replaced or repealed, prevents...
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Did the National Cancer Institute ‘Finally Admit’ That Marijuana Kills Cancer?
  • 4 June 2018
Viral stories falsely suggest that a NIH fact sheet was “quietly” amended to state that...
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Do ‘Spice Supreme’ Products Contain Dangerous, Cancer Causing Chemicals?
  • 30 April 2018
A California lawsuit alleges high levels of lead in spices manufactured by Spice Supreme’s parent...
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Has ‘JUULing’ Caused Cancer in High School and College Students?
  • 9 March 2018
Use of a JUUL e-cigarette is rumored to have caused cancer in four students.
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Does the 2017 Republican Tax Bill Cut Cancer Treatments for Medicare Patients?
  • 4 December 2017
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act does not mention the health care program, but critics...
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How a Retired Scientist’s Questionable ‘Institute’ Convinced the Internet That Cancer Was Cured
  • 11 September 2017
The Socrates Institute for Therapeutic Immunology is run from the home of a defiant 92-year-old...
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California Woman to Receive $417 Million in Lawsuit Linking Baby Powder and Ovarian Cancer
  • 22 August 2017
Eve Echeverria used Johnson & Johnson baby powder for more than 50 years and claims...
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Does Cuba Have a Cancer Vaccine That Has Already Cured Thousands?
  • 27 July 2017
While a treatment for lung cancer developed in Cuba has entered clinical trials in the...
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No Dye: Cancer Patients’ Gray Hair Darkened on Immune Drugs
  • 21 July 2017
Photos provided by the Journal of the American Medical Association in July 2017 showed a...
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