People who use homeopathy and alternative remedies for cancer treatment are twice as likely to die from disease

People who use homeopathy and alternative remedies for cancer treatment are twice as likely to die from disease

People who use homeopathy, herbal remedies and other alternative therapies as part of their cancer treatment are, on average, twice as likely to die from the disease as those who use conventional treatment only, a study has shown. This is because cancer patients using complementary therapies were much more likely to refuse some or all recommended treatment, resulting in a much poorer prognosis, Yale University researchers found.

Continue reading…

More great content like this @ Science & Space Front Page or you can Request Invite

Advertisements

Traveling to the sun: Why won’t Parker Solar Probe melt?

Traveling to the sun: Why won't Parker Solar Probe melt?

This summer, NASA's Parker Solar Probe will launch to travel closer to the Sun, deeper into the solar atmosphere, than any mission before it. If Earth was at one end of a yard-stick and the Sun on the other, Parker Solar Probe will make it to within four inches of the solar surface.

Continue reading…

More great content like this @ Science & Space Front Page or you can Request Invite