August Bier, a German surgeon, declared in the earlier part of the twentieth century that all that the experts knew about cancer could be put down on a visiting card: we know nothing. Charaka, the Indian Ayurvedic legend, predating Christ by half a millennium, classified tumours into benign and malignant. Charaka warned the physician against meddling with the malignant lesion, for it often rendered the patient worse than before. Ernest J. Borges, an outstanding surgeon at Mumbai's Tata…


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Stem cells are the most exciting part of medical claptrap these days. When confronted with any serious or incurable disease, we try to fool the gullible public by saying that the problem cab be fixed with stem cell transplant (SCT). The rich fall easy prey; the poor look to the government or the philanthropic public for financial help for the treatment, only to boost the coffers of the greedy "BUSINESS SCIENTISTS". The… Continue

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