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Hibernation for cancer: ‘You wake up the patients and they are cured.’ Say what now?
A story made the U.K. news rounds this week that probably should have been relegated to the editing room floor: Putting cancer patients in hibernation could tackle tumors — New Scientist Doctors hope cancer could be CURED in just ten years by putting patients into ‘hibernation’ for just a week — The Sun Put patients in hibernation to destroy […]12/4/2013
Guys Night Out: big-screen football, free sandwiches and prostate screenings
KSBW-TV in Monterey found it newsworthy to copy a local hospital’s news release and to promote its “Guys Night Out” prostate screening event on the night the San Francisco 49ers played the Washington Redskins. The news release from the hospital’s marketing department says “The event is open to men 45-70 who have not been diagnosed […]