Posts Tagged "leukemia"

New Study Links GMO Food To Leukemia

Posted on May 27, 2014 in Cancer, News

A groundbreaking new study published in the current issue of the Journal of Hematology & Thromboembolic Diseases reveals the potential “leukemogenic” properties of the Bt toxin biopesticides engineered into the vast majority of GMO food crops already within the US food supply. Last September, the causal link between cancer and genetically modified food was confirmed in a French study, the first independent long-term animal feeding study not commissioned by the biotech corporations themselves. The disturbing details can be found here: New Study Finds GM Corn and Roundup Causes...

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Leukemia Risk Seen With MS Drug Mitoxantrone

Posted on Aug 5, 2009 in Health & Wellness

Thursday, April 30, 2009NEW YORK – An Italian study confirms that people with multiple sclerosis (MS) who are treated with the drug mitoxantrone have an increased risk of developing acute leukemia. Furthermore, it seems that the risk is significantly higher than previously reported. “The potential risk of acute leukemia should be carefully considered against the potential benefits of mitoxantrone treatment in every single patient,” Dr. Vittorio Martinelli of the Multiple Sclerosis Center, University Vita-Salute, Milan, advised in a statement at a meeting in Seattle of the...

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Leukemia Clusters

Posted on Mar 9, 2009 in Cancer

Thursday, February 12, 2009Nev. – Scientists studying childhood leukemia cases in Arizona and Nevada say their research shows a possible link between tungsten and the disease. University of Arizona researchers Mark Witten and Paul Sheppard said a small group of laboratory mice developed leukemia-like blood symptoms after they were exposed to the heavy metal and then a common respiratory virus. The two have been investigating childhood leukemia clusters in Sierra Vista, Ariz., and Fallon, a rural community 60 miles east of Reno, since 2002. Since 1997, 17 children in Fallon were...

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