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Low oxygen levels could drive cancer growth

Ying Xu EurekAlert Athens, Ga. – Low oxygen levels in cells may be a primary cause of uncontrollable tumor growth in some cancers, according to a new University of Georgia study. The authors’ findings run counter to widely accepted beliefs … Continue reading

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The Price of Life

BBC An award-winning director, Adam Wishart, presents a BBC documentary about the rationing of high cost cancer drugs by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. The documentary was the runner up for the Best Science Documentary at the … Continue reading

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Scientists reprogram cancer cells with low doses of epigenetic drugs

Vanessa Wasta EurekAlert Experimenting with cells in culture, researchers at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center have breathed possible new life into two drugs once considered too toxic for human cancer treatment. The drugs, azacitidine (AZA) and decitabine (DAC), are … Continue reading

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Scientists cure cancer, but no one takes notice

Source: Sott Canadian researchers find a simple cure for cancer, but major pharmaceutical companies are not interested. Researchers at the University of Alberta, in Edmonton, Canada have cured cancer last week, yet there is a little ripple in the news … Continue reading

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Exposed: Deadly Cancer Drugs Make Cancer Worse and Kill Patients More Quickly

Source: Natural Society Cancer drugs, pushed by many drug companies as the only ‘scientific’ method of combating cancer alongside chemotherapy, have been found to actually make cancer worse and kill patients more quickly. The findings come after research was conducted … Continue reading

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Don’t give out cancer drugs if it’s just to extend life: Treatment costs can’t be justified, say experts

Source: Daily Mail The NHS spends well over £5billion annually on cancer treatments Around 310,000 Britons a year are diagnosed with cancer Patients with terminal cancer should not be given life-extending drugs, doctors said yesterday. The treatments give false hope … Continue reading

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