Cancer

Moms Across America Are Selling You All Natural Chemicals

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Edited by Peter Every now and again it’s nice to take a break from the rather in-depth research required to produce content for this website and instead go for some low-hanging fruit. Luckily for me Zen Honeycutt, the founder of Moms Across America, has published the equivalent of subsurface fruit which not only exposes her level of knowledge but is also a rather sad example of a ...

#141 – Black Salve

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https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2016/08/141.mp3   This week Myles and James are joined by the wonderful Jeff Holiday to talk about the alternative ‘treatment’ Black Salve, a mixture of Zinc Chloride and Bloodroot which Quacks and false hope profiteers peddle to the sick and vulnerable as a cancer cure. Black Salve with destroy any tissue is comes into contact ...

Black Salve – Cancer ‘Treatment’ That Burns Holes in You!

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A cottage industry has developed online selling alternative treatments that, unlike the high-street shops, is not bound by the Trade Description or Medicines Act. This has led to a lot of vulnerable people being exposed to some truly insidious products that have the potential to cause a lot of pain and suffering. Perhaps one of the more shocking examples of this is the promotion of a paste called ...

Black Salve

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The use of complementary and alternative medicines seems to be on the rise here in Britain. It is now not uncommon to see multiple alternative health stores on the high-street selling a plethora of products that claim to cure all your aches and pains. Nearly all of the treatments and remedies on sale have very little if any evidence to prove their effectiveness, yet the British people have shown ...

Five Facts Natural News Got Wrong About Aspartame

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A sugar substitute is a compound that has a sweet taste like table sugar, but contains significantly less calories. There are many different varieties on the market, but the ones which get the majority of the negative attention by far are saccharin, sucralose and aspartame. Some think that these compounds are responsible for the increased cancer and autism rates in the west, whilst others believe ...

Will Aspartame Kill You?

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Edited by Peter One of the best things about being a Z-list internet skeptic is that I no longer have to go out of my way to find crazy conspiracy theories to debunk or quacks to knock down a peg. These days, I am inundated with messages from people who do all the hard work for me. Without their help I would never have discovered the Food Babe or the AIDS denialist documentary “House of ...

#108 – The Burzynski Clinic

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  In the state of Texas a clinic offers what some might call a miracle cure for cancer. The man behind this clinic is Dr Burzynski who claims to have discovered an underlying physiological difference between cancer patients and healthy people. Using quite frankly backward logic he has been opening ‘clinical trials’ using molecules he identified. The problem… There seems to ...

#097 – Glyphosate Probably Doesn’t Cause Cancer

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Myles and James review the recent report from the WHO’s IARC devision on glyphosate. In May 2015 the IARC released a press release detailing their findings on 5 herbicides, one being glyphosate, the active ingredient in roundup. This report is a shockingly poor example of scientific reporting and is written in such a manner to mislead the readers. The authors use of words and lack of ...

Fact Checking The London March Against Monsanto Protesters – Haidee-Laure Giles of War on Want

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Let’s once more critique some of the more convincing arguments made in a speech given at the March Against Monsanto protest in London earlier this year. This time, let’s fact-check a speech given by Haidee-Laure Giles of War on Want who, like others, was not just there to protest against the agrochemical and agricultural giant Monsanto – but genetic engineering in general. Fact Checking The ...

A Traditional Chinese Medicine Cancer Cure

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Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is a collection of a broad range of healing practices sharing common concepts that developed over thousands of years in what we know today as China. These practices evolved long before the development of science-based medicine. Although most people see TCM as complementary to orthodox medicine for those suffering relatively trivial problems, some market it ...

Fact Checking the London March Against Monsanto Protesters – Liz O’Neill of GM-Freeze

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Edited by Peter Earlier in the year, thanks to the wonderful people who have been supporting me thought patreon, I was able to take the train down to London to attend the annual March Against Monsanto (MAM) protest. The protest took place on Whitehall opposite 10 Downing street, and was attended by around 100-200 protesters, as well as a relatively large number of journalists.  The event itself ...

#085 – Cancer ‘Cures’ and Cannabis

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Myles and James are joined for a totally wizard podcast by Vicky Foster. Vicky is an advocate and active cancer researcher. Why haven’t we cured cancer, what is cancer and does cannabis ‘cure’ ...

A Traditional Chinese Medicine Cancer Cure

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Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is a collection of a broad range of healing practices sharing common concepts that developed over thousands of years in what we know today as China. These practices evolved long before the development of science-based medicine and include such pseudo-medical procedures as Gua Sha, Cupping, and acupuncture to name a few. Many attempts have been made to prove the ...

Fact Checking March Against Monsanto Protesters #2

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Myles, once again, talks about one of the speeches he heard whilst attending the March Against Monsanto protest last year. This time he fact-checks a speech given by Sue Mallender who, unlike others, was not only speaking for herself – but on behalf of her political party, The Green Party. Later, he interviews her to ask her some questions about the claims she was making in her speech. ...