10 Persistent Cancer Myths Debunked

http://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/don%25E2%2580%2599t-believe-hype-%25E2%2580%2593-10-persistent-cancer-myths-debunked

In this post, we want to set the record straight on 10 cancer myths we regularly encounter. Driven by the evidence, not by rhetoric or anecdote, we describe what the reality of research actually shows to be true.

  • Myth 1: Cancer is a man-made, modern disease
  • Myth 2: Superfoods prevent cancer
  • Myth 3: ‘Acidic’ diets cause cancer
  • Myth 4: Cancer has a sweet tooth
  • Myth 5: Cancer is a fungus – and sodium bicarbonate is the cure
  • Myth 6: There’s a miracle cancer cure…
  • Myth 7: …And Big Pharma are suppressing it
  • Myth 8: Cancer treatment kills more than it cures
  • Myth 9: We’ve made no progress in fighting cancer
  • Myth 10: Sharks don’t get cancer
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