Junk Science Archives

  • Mar 10, 2009 0

    Vitamin C Cancer Use Attacked

    A study published in the journal Cancer Research concluded that vitamin C given to mice or cultured cells treated with common anti-cancer drugs reduces the benefits of the chemotherapy. (more…)...

  • Feb 24, 2009 0

    This Is Not Science

    The headlines were uniformly negative—“Vitamins Are Useless!” An “observational” study at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle looked at over 161,000 post-menopausal women, ages 50-79. Of the multivitamin supplements taken, none were counted if they were above tiny “reco...

  • Nov 11, 2008 0

    Decision on BPA—Is the FDA Conclusion Deeply Flawed?

    The topic of bisphenol A (BPA) regulation has been discussed in the September 9 and September 23 issues of Pulse of Health Freedom. Now thirty-six scientific advisers on an independent panel have concluded that the draft decision of the FDA on BPA used “unacceptable criteria for selecting data and...

  • Oct 28, 2008 0

    Vitamin Use in Cancer Care

    (And You Thought the Election Rhetoric Was Vicious!) The use of vitamins—and antioxidants in particular—during cancer therapy has a long history of controversy. Many pioneers in the field of cancer care and research—Drs. Charles Simone, Ralph Moss, Kedar Prasad, and Keith Block, among others...

  • Apr 28, 2008 2

    ANH Responds to media slamming alternative medicine

    From our UK-based affiliate, Alliance for Natural Health ARE WE BEING HOODWINKED BY ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE – OR BY ONE OF ITS PROFESSORS? A leading Harley Street physician, also President of the British Society for Ecological Medicine and Medical Director of the Alliance for Natural Health, claims ...