Victoria Forster

Postdoctoral Fellow, The Hospital for Sick Children

Expertise: Pediatric cancers, Effects of chemotherapy

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publication   https://doi.org/10.1038/leu.2015.133

ARTICLES REVIEWED

Daily Mail article misleads with clickbait headline claiming cowpox-derived virus will “kill every type of cancer”

in Daily Mail, by Zoe Zaczek

— 20 Nov 2019

"This article substantially overhypes early pre-clinical work with a viral therapy that has not yet been tested in even the earliest stages of human clinical trials. The headline i..

CLAIMS REVIEWED

Claims of curcumin cancer cure are premature and unsubstantiated

CLAIM
Science just confirmed eating turmeric every day could ‘reverse cancer’

SOURCE: Anonymous, Get Holistic Health, Natural News

Published: 17 Jun 2019

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