Tag Archive for breast cancer

Telegraph’s bizarre front page story on cancer treatment

Simon Singh tweeted this story by saying: “Great she is well, bad that patients will be misled: ‘organic diet helped me beat breast cancer’” Marchioness of Worcester: organic diet helped me beat breast cancer The Marchioness of Worcester has spoken for the first time about her successful battle against breast cancer, and has credited an…

Thermography breast cancer testing under fire in Canada

Some clinics are saying this thermography test is more accurate than mammography. That’s not been shown to be true and Canadian provinces are taking action. ‘Useless’ breast cancer test touted across country. Two provinces have issued cease and desist orders against medical clinics that promote the benefits of thermography, a diagnostic test for breast cancer…

Pink promotions: Is breast cancer awareness month generating research dollars or profit?

October is national breast cancer awareness month in the U.S. The wave of pink things once again spurs the question, is this actually helpful? Is The NFL Profiting Off Of Breast Cancer? It is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and the NFL is doing its part to support the cause as the league has become saturated…