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Cancer-detecting dogs could be coming to a hospital near you

Posted on Apr 21, 2011 in Uncategorized

Tuesday, April 12, 2011 by: Ethan A. Huff, staff writer   (NaturalNews) Emerging cancer screening methods could soon be as simple as asking your best furry friend if you have the disease. Japanese researchers have published a study in the British Medical Journal which claims that cancer cells actually emit some kind of unique scent from the body, and that dogs can be trained to detect it. Dr. Hideto Sonoda from Kyushu University explains that a “specific cancer scent does indeed exist and that cancer-specific compounds may be circulating throughout the body.” Such a scent can be...

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