Tag Archives: cancer

Images of Oesophageal Cancer

Chris Snowdon a few days back, quoting from an editorial in the Lancet: There is no excuse to ignore regulatory interventions for access, advertisements, and unit cost that are shown to reduce alcohol consumption. Like tobacco, the longer the delay … Continue reading

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Lung Cancer Rising, but not from Smoking

Rose has been turning up a lot of interesting stuff in recent days. From the Times: Pollution blamed for lung cancer in people who have never smoked August 12 2017 “Lung cancer rates among non-smokers have doubled over the past … Continue reading

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No Doubt

H/T Emily Wieja, I spent about about an hour this morning watching this video, and trying to look inside Chris Snowdon‘s right ear. Eventually, quite late on, I saw what I wanted to see, as he swung his head to … Continue reading

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The Secret of Perpetual Youth

I came across this on Facebook yesterday. It must have been written before 2009, when Michael Jackson died (at the hands of his doctor): The overall magnitude of lung cancer risk to humans from atmospheric radioactive fallout cannot be overstated. … Continue reading

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Sideways Glances

Various items. Firstly, I think this photo provides all the reasons why I  would vote for this man: Although I can’t quite put my finger on exactly what it is. … Secondly, I keep reading stuff like this: It goes … Continue reading

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Alcohol Doesn’t Cause Cancer Either

My Chrome browser has been getting slower and slower under the weight of online ads, so today I installed AdBlock (H/T MJM, or Tom, a few months back). It was dead easy to do, and installed very quickly. And then, … Continue reading

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More Theses for the Wittenberg Church Door

Guardian: “People in this country have had enough of experts,” declared Michael Gove last week. I don’t know much about Michael Gove, but he was certainly speaking for me. Because I’ve had more than enough of “experts”. Whenever I read … Continue reading

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