Tag Archives: cancer

Fighting cancer with tumor ablation?

Thuderf00t’s father has terminal liver cancer and thus Thunderf00t looked into tumor ablation, which is cancer killing by freezing, heating or poisoning the cancer area. He tested an artificial sugar called laculose and saw that it is highly hydrophilic, meaning that it takes up water from the surroundings. Would laculose help killing off cancer if […]

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Your phone won’t give you cancer and you don’t get the flu from the flu shot

Aaron Carroll is ready to fight the medical myths again. This time it is about the phone and its cancer giving properties, which have not been demonstrated even after 2 decades of studies from around the world. Phone use microwave radiation, liek the one from your microwave oven, but at much lower intensity and thus, […]

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Target tumors with electricity? We can do this!

With over 140 000 new cases of melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer, diagnosed each year in the US it is no wonder one would need to find a cure for cancer and fast. Doctors are now using electricity to target this type of cancer. Oncologist Adil Daud, Md, of UCSF School of […]

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Fighting cancer in the future with antibody-drug conjugates

Cancer cannot be killed of so easily and, if the tumor is way too big or malign, then you’re in for a bumpy ride, most often, to death. not a cool way to die as you’d need to employ chemotherapy coupled with radiation therapy and no one can tell you for sure if you will […]

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Vsauce: we don’t we all have cancer?

Yeah, why? I always asked me that question. No, I didn’t, but Vsauce did and also answered to it too. While our cells would be happy to divide like crazy and make us a big clump of cancer blob, we actually have mechanisms that check is the cells are nor developing as they shouldl and […]

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The true story behind the measles virus that killed cancer in ONE pacient

Like what you heard above? Well you did. Many believe that the woman that has the cancer killed by that virus received a measles vaccine that was very potent. Wrong. The scientists used a measles virus, modified it genetically and then infused a high dose or the actual virus in that woman. After a short […]

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Cancer science: was Angelina Jolie forced to do mastectomy?

Hank Green presents in SciShow why Angelina Jolie did mastectomy. Mestectomy is the procedure of surgically removing the breasts and that is a shitty thing, because I like her and ther movies. Too bad to hear that. Hank explains that she had a mutant gene in her DNA that raised the possibility that she could […]

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