Why We Can’t Trust Our Doctors: Ex-Pharma Drug Rep Tells All, Mental Health | The Truth Talks

Why We Can’t Trust Our Doctors: Ex-Pharma Drug Rep Tells All, Mental Health | The Truth Talks Published on Jan 21, 2014

Johns Hopkins Scientist Reveals Shocking Report on Flu Vaccines

A Johns Hopkins scientist has issued a blistering report on influenza vaccines in the British Medical Journal (BMJ). Peter Doshi, Ph.D., charges that although the vaccines are being pushed on the public in unprecedented numbers, they are less effective and cause more side effects than alleged by ...

How Safe is an Airport Full Body Scanner?

 Step onto the body scanner platform and place your hands in the air; it’s for your safety and security.” If you’ve traveled through a U.S. airport within the past few years, you’ve probably had a government screener say something along these lines. Every day travelers are herded through the chec...

12 Things a Cancer Doctor Should Never Say

We can all agree that proper communication skills are essential for the best cancer care. While some patients appreciate a direct approach, others need a bit of hand-holding. Some cancer doctors have good “bedside” manners, displaying genuine empathy for their patients. Others can be considered b...

10 Questions to Ask BEFORE Accepting Radiation Therapy for Cancer

Radiation therapy cancer treatment uses high-powered X-rays with the intention to kill cancer cells. But radiation is inherently damaging to DNA. Radiation therapy actually works by damaging the genes (DNA) in cells. Genes control how cells grow and divide. When radiation damages the genes of can...

12 Questions to Ask BEFORE Saying “Yes” to Chemotherapy Treatment

While chemotherapy and radiation have long been considered the gold standard for treating cancer, it’s not because they have been proven to cure cancer. We tend to forget that science does not always represent “the truth.” Instead, it is often artfully constructed to meet the needs of the pharmac...