Senator Asks Pfizer About Harvard Payments

By DUFF WILSON Published: March 3, 2009 (New York Times) Senator Charles E. Grassley on Tuesday asked the drug maker Pfizer to provide details of its payments to at least 149 faculty members at Harvard Medical School. The senator, an Iowa Republican who is investigating the drug industry’s influence on the practice of medicine, also […]

Vitamin B1 Reverses Kidney Damage in Diabetics, So Why Won’t Doctors Recommend It?

by Mike Adams, NaturalNews Editor   (NaturalNews) New research shows that the low-cost vitamin Thiamine (vitamin B1) reverses kidney damage in diabetics, restoring the ability of the kidneys to function without allowing proteins to spill over into the urine. The finding proves that a very low-cost treatment is highly effective and could serve as a […]

Cancer Drugs Make Tumors Grow

  by Sherry Baker (NaturalNews) Drugs like Avastin that are used to treat some cancers are supposed to work by blocking a vessel growth-promoting protein called vascular endothelial growth factor, or VEGF. With VEGF held in check, researchers have assumed tumors wouldn’t generate blood vessels and that should keep malignancies from growing. In a sense, […]