Tag Archives: cancer

Amazon UK seller breaches Cancer act (1939)

Homeopathic products are being advertised and sold through the Amazon marketplace that are in breach of the UK Cancer act (1939). Continue reading

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Burzynski: The CDA-2 Saga

There have been some interesting developments on the #Burzynski hashtag over on twitter related to a chemical solution known as CDA-2.

What are the potential implications of this for critics and skeptics of Burzynski? Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Chinese herbal medicine for treating cancer launched

Netherlands based RegPak Bio-pharma today announced a tie up with a Taiwan based company Meriyana International Biotechnology to sell Chinese herbal medicine for cancer treatment in India through its Indian subsidiary Cancure (P) Ltd based here. Continue reading

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Defending ORAC

A new blog has appeared with the specific purpose of combatting ““misdirection,” “misinformation,” “disinformation,” and lies posted by entities like Orac” about Stanislaw Burzynski. We thought we would take a look at this new blogs claims and defend ORAC. Not that ORAC needs us to defend him given he knows more about cancer and quackery than most but it’s nice to be able to help. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Faith healers deadly hypocrisy

He was the “spiritual father” of a 15-year-old girl, terminally ill with cancer, who had convinced the girl’s mother to rely on faith instead of medicine to try to heal her.

But when it came to his own cancer and pneumonia, Ariel Ben Sherman was treated in a hospital Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Mother loses alt med cancer court fight

A mother in Britain, who was so desperate to stop her cancer-stricken son having to undergo conventional medical treatment that she went into hiding with him, lost a court battle on Friday to prevent him receiving radiotherapy. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Cancer 'healer' foundation in crisis

Controversial cancer healer Ian Gawler’s Gawler Foundation is in crisis following a big drop in customers and forced sackings of staff. Continue reading

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